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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

BOURKE POST OFFICE

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) 36.335.332.327.422.218.517.920.524.528.832.635.327.61241871
1996
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Highest temperature (°C) 49.748.346.741.135.030.028.934.437.843.345.648.949.71241871
1996
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Date04 Jan
1903
27 Feb
1889
07 Mar
1889
06 Apr
1886
12 May
1906
01 Jun
1923
24 Jul
1990
13 Aug
1946
30 Sep
1948
19 Oct
1898
30 Nov
1936
30 Dec
1904
04 Jan
1903
    
Lowest maximum temperature (°C) 17.817.818.314.48.98.36.18.812.214.015.418.66.11241871
1996
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Date16 Jan
1891
03 Feb
1917
07 Mar
1950
27 Apr
1893
27 May
1931
22 Jun
1965
17 Jul
1873
03 Aug
1939
24 Sep
1951
10 Oct
1982
19 Nov
1981
09 Dec
1942
17 Jul
1873
    
Decile 1 maximum temperature (°C) 30.029.426.722.017.214.414.015.718.922.525.629.0 1251871
1996
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Decile 9 maximum temperature(°C) 42.241.137.832.827.222.822.225.830.635.639.441.6 1251871
1996
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Mean number of days ≥ 30 °C27.924.922.68.40.80.00.00.53.912.621.026.9149.51241871
1996
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Mean number of days ≥ 35 °C19.715.98.80.90.00.00.00.00.44.310.416.777.11241871
1996
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Mean number of days ≥ 40 °C7.74.71.10.00.00.00.00.00.00.32.35.621.71241871
1996
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Minimum temperature  
Mean minimum temperature (°C)21.020.417.512.98.75.94.66.29.313.216.719.413.01241871
1996
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Lowest temperature (°C)8.910.65.61.7-2.8-3.9-3.3-3.3-1.71.73.35.0-3.91241871
1996
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Date12 Jan
1907
03 Feb
1954
23 Mar
1925
12 Apr
1896
08 May
1897
24 Jun
1908
11 Jul
1918
06 Aug
1903
08 Sep
1905
08 Oct
1889
01 Nov
1905
02 Dec
1895
24 Jun
1908
    
Highest minimum temperature (°C)33.332.230.025.819.216.716.120.625.030.630.631.433.31241871
1996
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Date11 Jan
1939
28 Feb
1932
05 Mar
1903
07 Apr
1943
04 May
1942
21 Jun
1945
12 Jul
1933
28 Aug
1932
21 Sep
1928
15 Oct
1957
06 Nov
1965
17 Dec
1873
11 Jan
1939
    
Decile 1 minimum temperature (°C) 16.116.112.87.84.21.70.62.24.48.011.714.4 1241871
1996
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Decile 9 minimum temperature (°C) 25.624.721.717.913.910.69.410.814.418.822.224.4 1241871
1996
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Mean number of days ≤ 2 °C 0.00.00.00.00.53.77.02.90.20.00.00.014.31241871
1996
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Mean number of days ≤ 0 °C 0.00.00.00.00.11.22.40.80.10.00.00.04.61241871
1996
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Ground surface temperature  
Mean daily ground minimum temperature (°C)               
 
   
Lowest ground temperature (°C)               
 
   
Date                 
Mean number of days ground min. temp. ≤ -1 °C               
 
   
 
StatisticsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnualYearsPlotMap
Rainfall  
Mean rainfall (mm) 41.942.234.827.530.427.323.420.019.926.329.132.2354.71251871
1996
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Highest rainfall (mm) 310.9283.4224.3205.5196.4127.5110.499.097.9154.2158.8169.4854.61251871
1996
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Date1874188019561990198919201886198318781955188119871950    
Lowest rainfall (mm) 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0102.21251871
1996
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Date1952193119961991198419821977199419891957196419741929    
Decile 1 rainfall (mm) 1.50.60.00.00.52.31.20.90.82.41.51.5175.41241871
1996
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Decile 5 (median) rainfall (mm) 24.928.015.712.822.419.217.612.513.019.418.621.1336.01241871
1996
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Decile 9 rainfall (mm) 101.094.8105.876.263.361.553.249.748.858.864.876.8558.11241871
1996
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Highest daily rainfall (mm) 185.9106.293.2114.371.253.853.678.063.849.871.978.4185.91241871
1996
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Date25 Jan
1874
12 Feb
1896
22 Mar
1963
20 Apr
1961
28 May
1977
24 Jun
1938
06 Jul
1988
26 Aug
1983
10 Sep
1878
22 Oct
1934
29 Nov
1930
01 Dec
1987
25 Jan
1874
    
Mean number of days of rain 4.04.13.82.84.04.34.43.73.64.43.94.247.21241871
1996
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Mean number of days of rain ≥ 1 mm 3.03.33.02.23.03.03.42.72.73.43.03.336.01241871
1996
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Mean number of days of rain ≥ 10 mm 1.21.31.10.81.01.00.70.60.60.80.91.111.11241871
1996
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Mean number of days of rain ≥ 25 mm 0.40.50.40.30.30.20.10.10.10.20.20.33.11241871
1996
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StatisticsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnualYearsPlotMap
Other daily elements  
Mean daily wind run (km)               
 
   
Maximum wind gust speed (km/h)               
 
   
Date                 
Mean daily sunshine (hours)               
 
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Mean daily solar exposure (MJ/m2) 27.524.421.917.213.311.112.215.619.623.725.927.720.0251990
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Mean number of clear days 17.315.217.818.217.115.417.518.519.018.216.818.0209.0841908
1994
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Mean number of cloudy days 4.84.84.34.25.86.75.34.63.64.84.24.857.9841908
1994
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Mean daily evaporation (mm) 8.47.46.14.12.51.82.02.84.25.97.48.55.1241967
1994
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StatisticsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnualYearsPlotMap
9 am conditions  
Mean 9am temperature (°C) 28.126.723.919.113.910.29.312.016.821.625.227.519.51181877
1996
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Mean 9am wet-bulb temperature (°C) 19.719.717.614.310.98.27.28.811.714.817.218.914.11111877
1996
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Mean 9am dew-point temperature (°C) 13.714.612.89.97.85.94.54.96.28.310.412.29.31121877
1996
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Mean 9am relative humidity (%) 445052576976746453464342561121877
1996
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Mean 9am cloud cover (oktas) 2.32.52.32.42.83.22.72.52.32.42.52.42.51231871
1996
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Mean 9am wind speed (km/h) 12.612.411.49.77.66.66.88.511.412.712.712.510.41131881
1996
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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) 34.533.730.926.121.117.517.019.323.327.330.833.326.2841908
1994
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Mean 3pm wet-bulb temperature (°C) 21.021.319.716.914.312.111.212.113.916.218.219.916.4801908
1994
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Mean 3pm dew-point temperature (°C) 11.312.611.38.97.86.44.63.93.95.67.49.37.8801908
1994
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Mean 3pm relative humidity (%) 28313336455046393128272635801908
1994
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Mean 3pm cloud cover (oktas) 2.93.12.72.52.83.02.72.52.32.72.82.82.7851908
1994
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Mean 3pm wind speed (km/h) 11.410.710.29.49.09.210.211.712.312.611.812.010.9851908
1994
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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 IDCJCM0037 Prepared at Thu 20 Nov 2014 00:50:00 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_048013_All.shtml
  • Summary statistics and locational map for this site:
       http://www.bom.gov.au/climate/averages/tables/cw_048013.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/IDCJCM0037_048013.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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