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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

SANDY CAPE LIGHTHOUSE

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) 29.429.328.526.824.121.821.122.324.326.127.728.925.91061907
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Highest temperature (°C) 34.234.334.731.428.727.826.527.229.331.833.834.734.7561957
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Date18 Jan
1987
08 Feb
1996
09 Mar
1995
04 Apr
2006
04 May
1973
06 Jun
1958
21 Jul
1998
14 Aug
2009
13 Sep
1980
13 Oct
1957
21 Nov
1971
17 Dec
1964
17 Dec
1964
    
Lowest maximum temperature (°C) 22.722.221.918.914.913.511.613.117.417.521.020.611.6561957
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Date27 Jan
2005
18 Feb
1960
01 Mar
1960
12 Apr
1962
30 May
2000
21 Jun
2007
17 Jul
1966
07 Aug
1995
01 Sep
2004
16 Oct
1959
06 Nov
1996
08 Dec
1967
17 Jul
1966
    
Decile 1 maximum temperature (°C) 27.127.126.524.721.618.918.319.722.223.925.526.6 561957
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Decile 9 maximum temperature(°C) 31.531.330.328.726.524.423.824.526.327.929.330.7 561957
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Mean number of days ≥ 30 °C11.09.55.10.40.00.00.00.00.00.31.26.433.9561957
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Mean number of days ≥ 35 °C0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0561957
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Mean number of days ≥ 40 °C0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0561957
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Minimum temperature  
Mean minimum temperature (°C)22.322.421.719.917.515.214.315.016.918.720.321.618.81051907
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Lowest temperature (°C)16.716.114.613.39.66.75.25.69.411.213.916.05.2561957
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Date07 Jan
1967
19 Feb
1961
15 Mar
1994
27 Apr
1983
31 May
2000
24 Jun
1985
02 Jul
2007
07 Aug
1960
15 Sep
1978
17 Oct
2010
02 Nov
1969
01 Dec
1988
02 Jul
2007
    
Highest minimum temperature (°C)27.527.326.024.823.422.020.220.122.123.324.626.027.5561957
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Date13 Jan
2002
09 Feb
1990
19 Mar
1963
05 Apr
2006
04 May
1978
17 Jun
2002
13 Jul
1964
28 Aug
1973
30 Sep
1957
17 Oct
1983
07 Nov
1973
26 Dec
2001
13 Jan
2002
    
Decile 1 minimum temperature (°C) 20.420.719.818.015.012.211.012.014.416.518.319.6 561957
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Decile 9 minimum temperature (°C) 24.424.423.522.020.218.217.417.819.521.022.523.9 561957
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Mean number of days ≤ 2 °C 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0561957
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Mean number of days ≤ 0 °C 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0561957
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Ground surface temperature  
Mean daily ground minimum temperature (°C) 20.721.020.017.915.112.611.512.114.216.418.219.716.6741938
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Lowest ground temperature (°C) 11.110.011.89.74.81.01.43.34.36.98.411.11.0561957
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Date25 Jan
1991
28 Feb
1984
31 Mar
1970
29 Apr
1982
24 May
1957
24 Jun
1985
08 Jul
1957
19 Aug
1970
02 Sep
1957
17 Oct
2010
17 Nov
2006
27 Dec
1990
24 Jun
1985
    
Mean number of days ground min. temp. ≤ -1 °C 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0561957
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StatisticsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnualYearsPlotMap
Rainfall  
Mean rainfall (mm) 162.9169.0158.4121.2118.7109.489.263.450.859.771.199.31272.81381871
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Highest rainfall (mm) 838.1810.8567.1523.3420.3379.5439.8252.6318.2229.6324.4428.32399.41381871
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Date1927188818981923192618731973200219161984198119331927    
Lowest rainfall (mm) 2.67.46.86.29.411.95.80.20.02.31.44.4455.81381871
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Date1903193219951897192318891974197619191968201119741902    
Decile 1 rainfall (mm) 41.938.843.836.139.439.519.114.35.612.612.525.1901.51251871
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Decile 5 (median) rainfall (mm) 137.4134.8129.0104.3106.182.070.353.041.445.856.579.91236.11251871
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Decile 9 rainfall (mm) 345.7324.1320.8212.3208.7213.1177.2121.0106.7123.4155.2185.61614.11251871
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Highest daily rainfall (mm) 374.7432.4265.0193.5254.0214.6178.3111.0178.8119.4152.4196.3432.41251887
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Date19 Jan
1927
27 Feb
1980
12 Mar
1974
06 Apr
1921
17 May
1926
17 Jun
1929
03 Jul
1964
24 Aug
1964
02 Sep
1916
26 Oct
1995
05 Nov
1903
29 Dec
1933
27 Feb
1980
    
Mean number of days of rain 13.514.316.415.315.212.411.49.67.88.18.810.3143.11251871
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Mean number of days of rain ≥ 1 mm 9.19.811.310.110.68.77.86.34.85.15.76.996.21251887
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Mean number of days of rain ≥ 10 mm 3.33.43.52.62.92.62.21.61.11.61.82.429.01251887
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Mean number of days of rain ≥ 25 mm 1.51.61.40.90.90.90.70.50.40.60.70.911.01251887
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StatisticsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnualYearsPlotMap
Other daily elements  
Mean daily wind run (km)               
 
   
Maximum wind gust speed (km/h) 1131711318998898582118113104106171261979
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Mean daily sunshine (hours)               
 
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Mean daily solar exposure (MJ/m2) 25.422.920.517.414.112.713.917.421.123.525.725.820.0251990
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Mean number of clear days 3.21.53.14.06.28.611.011.811.37.95.33.877.7531957
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Mean number of cloudy days 11.311.410.28.310.08.57.05.94.86.57.79.6101.2531957
2010
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Mean daily evaporation (mm)               
 
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StatisticsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnualYearsPlotMap
9 am conditions  
Mean 9am temperature (°C) 26.326.125.323.520.618.017.118.320.923.124.826.022.51031907
2010
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Mean 9am wet-bulb temperature (°C) 22.823.022.120.317.815.614.615.417.319.320.922.219.31021907
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Mean 9am dew-point temperature (°C) 21.021.420.318.416.013.812.412.814.616.618.320.117.1521957
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Mean 9am relative humidity (%) 73767473747675716868697172711938
2010
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Mean 9am cloud cover (oktas) 4.85.14.74.24.03.83.33.23.34.04.34.64.11011908
2010
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Mean 9am wind speed (km/h) 22.422.822.721.520.621.120.919.920.421.021.120.721.3511957
2010
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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) 27.327.226.424.722.320.119.620.522.223.825.326.723.81021907
2010
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Mean 3pm wet-bulb temperature (°C) 23.123.322.420.618.416.615.716.217.719.421.022.419.71011907
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Mean 3pm dew-point temperature (°C) 20.921.220.118.115.713.612.012.514.316.418.220.016.9521957
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Mean 3pm relative humidity (%) 69717068676764626265666866711938
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Mean 3pm cloud cover (oktas) 4.75.04.64.34.24.03.53.23.03.53.84.24.01021907
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Mean 3pm wind speed (km/h) 25.325.425.523.120.720.620.019.120.122.223.123.322.4501957
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 23 Oct 2014 05:30:28 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_039085_All.shtml
  • Summary statistics and locational map for this site:
       http://www.bom.gov.au/climate/averages/tables/cw_039085.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_039085.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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