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Climate statistics for Australian locations

Monthly climate statistics

All years of record

Temperature | Rainfall | Other daily elements | 9am conditions | 3pm conditions

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An extended list of climate statistics recorded is provided below. There is also a summary table for printing with the commonly requested statistics and a map showing the location of this site. Monthly statistics are only included if there are more than 10 years of suitable data.

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Statistics Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual Years Plot Map
Temperature  
Maximum temperature  
Mean maximum temperature (°C) 31.931.431.832.231.831.131.032.034.435.635.633.932.7221992
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Highest temperature (°C) 37.535.734.735.334.434.534.635.938.139.039.238.739.2221992
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Date01 Jan
2007
08 Feb
1998
29 Mar
2014
14 Apr
1998
05 May
2003
08 Jun
2002
13 Jul
2012
25 Aug
2010
27 Sep
1997
27 Oct
2005
14 Nov
2004
04 Dec
1996
14 Nov
2004
    
Lowest maximum temperature (°C) 25.724.724.725.925.725.424.826.630.027.928.725.624.7221992
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Date27 Jan
1993
07 Feb
2014
10 Mar
1996
03 Apr
1994
25 May
2012
21 Jun
2007
02 Jul
2000
06 Aug
1995
16 Sep
2005
09 Oct
1996
12 Nov
1998
27 Dec
1992
10 Mar
1996
    
Decile 1 maximum temperature (°C) 29.228.629.230.930.429.329.330.332.633.733.131.0 221992
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Decile 9 maximum temperature(°C) 34.233.733.633.533.032.732.433.736.237.337.636.5 221992
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Mean number of days ≥ 30 °C26.121.826.128.529.324.224.528.930.031.029.529.3329.2221992
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Mean number of days ≥ 35 °C1.40.20.00.10.00.00.00.410.821.819.510.364.5221992
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Mean number of days ≥ 40 °C0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0221992
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Minimum temperature  
Mean minimum temperature (°C)24.224.123.822.821.319.918.918.719.821.923.524.221.9221992
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Lowest temperature (°C)20.820.519.118.212.710.211.812.914.715.719.020.710.2221992
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Date28 Jan
2011
27 Feb
1993
31 Mar
2002
22 Apr
2007
23 May
2009
29 Jun
2007
29 Jul
1996
14 Aug
2004
24 Sep
1994
08 Oct
2006
01 Nov
1997
07 Dec
1998
29 Jun
2007
    
Highest minimum temperature (°C)28.727.626.726.625.824.725.224.126.026.227.028.528.7221992
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Date05 Jan
2014
03 Feb
2011
02 Mar
2010
15 Apr
1998
04 May
1998
05 Jun
2005
25 Jul
2010
11 Aug
2010
30 Sep
1996
27 Oct
1998
13 Nov
2013
07 Dec
2002
05 Jan
2014
    
Decile 1 minimum temperature (°C) 23.123.122.620.818.817.516.016.117.519.421.622.9 221992
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Decile 9 minimum temperature (°C) 25.425.224.924.423.822.622.121.922.424.125.025.3 221992
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Mean number of days ≤ 2 °C 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0221992
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Mean number of days ≤ 0 °C 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0221992
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Ground surface temperature  
Mean daily ground minimum temperature (°C) 23.523.523.021.319.518.217.016.818.020.522.323.220.6211993
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Lowest ground temperature (°C) 19.120.618.113.08.66.78.59.711.311.815.917.86.7211993
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Date28 Jan
2011
09 Feb
2007
31 Mar
2005
22 Apr
2007
23 May
2009
29 Jun
2007
06 Jul
2007
14 Aug
2004
13 Sep
2006
08 Oct
2006
25 Nov
2006
19 Dec
2006
29 Jun
2007
    
Mean number of days ground min. temp. ≤ -1 °C 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0211993
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StatisticsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnualYearsPlotMap
Rainfall  
Mean rainfall (mm) 484.7544.6409.099.417.73.91.55.81.323.7114.2273.92003.0221990
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Highest rainfall (mm) 909.8932.6986.4328.0137.823.69.259.216.6132.6339.6876.02719.4221990
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Date2013201419962011200619972012200220022010200019921996    
Lowest rainfall (mm) 0.0127.2149.00.20.00.00.00.00.00.09.059.21359.0221990
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Date1990201319931997200820132014201420142006200320131993    
Decile 1 rainfall (mm) 323.8273.2198.07.70.10.00.00.00.00.022.684.81544.2221990
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Decile 5 (median) rainfall (mm) 500.8495.9372.365.37.81.10.30.20.010.076.4264.11907.0221990
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Decile 9 rainfall (mm) 695.4865.7728.0227.938.714.05.216.53.349.0286.9427.12358.2221990
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Highest daily rainfall (mm) 356.0201.2223.0143.853.618.65.824.48.046.0110.4136.0356.0221992
2014
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Date23 Jan
2013
11 Feb
2004
06 Mar
1996
08 Apr
2011
15 May
2003
02 Jun
1997
21 Jul
2012
20 Aug
2002
09 Sep
2002
25 Oct
2000
28 Nov
2000
29 Dec
1992
23 Jan
2013
    
Mean number of days of rain 23.125.022.612.14.72.31.41.50.83.09.018.0123.5221990
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Mean number of days of rain ≥ 1 mm 14.614.713.66.41.80.40.30.60.31.55.310.369.8221992
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Mean number of days of rain ≥ 10 mm 8.99.07.31.90.30.10.00.20.00.52.44.835.4221992
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Mean number of days of rain ≥ 25 mm 4.84.53.80.70.10.00.00.00.00.21.12.417.6221992
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StatisticsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnualYearsPlotMap
Other daily elements  
Mean daily wind run (km) 235211218261294306319305297303267226270201994
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Maximum wind gust speed (km/h) 102971006776717067741208476120301980
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Date21 Jan
2013
07 Feb
2007
09 Mar
1996
 26 May
1993
14 Jun
2006
27 Jul
2010
 12 Sep
1997
04 Oct
2009
 27 Dec
1997
04 Oct
2009
    
Mean daily sunshine (hours) 5.45.16.07.88.27.98.28.99.59.89.47.57.8221993
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Mean daily solar exposure (MJ/m2) 18.417.620.021.019.217.818.420.923.525.024.521.520.7251990
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Mean number of clear days 0.20.80.82.35.65.58.08.88.98.43.11.754.1201987
2010
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Mean number of cloudy days 21.120.119.414.28.57.46.45.93.55.28.215.7135.6201987
2010
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Mean daily evaporation (mm) 5.65.05.15.75.95.86.47.28.49.08.56.76.6221992
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StatisticsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnualYearsPlotMap
9 am conditions  
Mean 9am temperature (°C) 27.927.527.326.825.724.223.424.126.227.929.028.726.6181992
2011
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Mean 9am wet-bulb temperature (°C) 25.625.625.123.922.521.020.120.321.522.623.925.223.1181992
2011
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Mean 9am dew-point temperature (°C) 24.624.824.122.520.819.118.118.018.919.721.323.621.3181992
2011
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Mean 9am relative humidity (%) 83868377757472696561647574181992
2011
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Mean 9am cloud cover (oktas) 6.36.26.04.83.73.63.22.93.03.44.45.74.4181992
2011
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Mean 9am wind speed (km/h) 11.49.711.415.615.915.515.617.018.719.216.512.714.9181992
2011
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9am wind speed vs direction plot Link to 9am January windrose pdf document Link to 9am February windrose pdf document Link to 9am March windrose pdf document Link to 9am April windrose pdf document Link to 9am May windrose pdf document Link to 9am June windrose pdf document Link to 9am July windrose pdf document Link to 9am August windrose pdf document Link to 9am September windrose pdf document Link to 9am October windrose pdf document Link to 9am November windrose pdf document Link to 9am December windrose pdf document Link to 9am Annual windrose pdf document       Climatology Map
 
StatisticsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnualYearsPlotMap
3 pm conditions  
Mean 3pm temperature (°C) 29.829.229.930.830.629.929.730.532.833.733.631.831.0181992
2010
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Mean 3pm wet-bulb temperature (°C) 25.825.825.424.623.322.221.221.222.123.224.425.423.7181992
2010
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Mean 3pm dew-point temperature (°C) 24.024.323.421.519.417.815.915.215.517.019.322.419.6181992
2010
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Mean 3pm relative humidity (%) 73767059524944413739466054181992
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Mean 3pm cloud cover (oktas) 6.86.76.35.95.05.14.64.43.73.94.96.15.3181992
2010
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Mean 3pm wind speed (km/h) 15.813.913.716.216.918.518.818.819.219.218.115.417.0181992
2010
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3pm wind speed vs direction plot Link to 3pm January windrose pdf document Link to 3pm February windrose pdf document Link to 3pm March windrose pdf document Link to 3pm April windrose pdf document Link to 3pm May windrose pdf document Link to 3pm June windrose pdf document Link to 3pm July windrose pdf document Link to 3pm August windrose pdf document Link to 3pm September windrose pdf document Link to 3pm October windrose pdf document Link to 3pm November windrose pdf document Link to 3pm December windrose pdf document Link to 3pm Annual windrose pdf document       Climatology Map
red = highest value   blue = lowest value
Product IDCJCM0036 Prepared at Thu 16 Oct 2014 05:51:13 AM EST

  


Monthly statistics are only included if there are more than 10 years of data. The number of years (provided in the 2nd last column of the table) may differ between elements if the observing program at the site changed. More detailed data for individual sites can be obtained by contacting the Bureau.

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  • This page URL: http://www.bom.gov.au/climate/averages/tables/cw_027045_All.shtml
  • Summary statistics and locational map for this site:
       http://www.bom.gov.au/climate/averages/tables/cw_027045.shtml
  • About climate averages: http://www.bom.gov.au/climate/cdo/about/about-stats.shtml
  • Data file (csv): http://www.bom.gov.au/clim_data/cdio/tables/text/IDCJCM0036_027045.csv
  • Climate averages home page URL:  http://www.bom.gov.au/climate/data/index.shtml
  • Bureau of Meteorology website:  http://www.bom.gov.au

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