We are currently experiencing some problems with this product and will have it fixed as soon as possible. Apologies for the inconvenience.

Climate statistics for Australian locations

Monthly climate statistics

All years of record

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

PARKES (MACARTHUR STREET)

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.

Site details

view  View:  
view   Period:  
table size  Text size:      
Statistics Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual Years Plot Map
Temperature  
Maximum temperature  
Mean maximum temperature (°C) 32.331.528.523.618.615.014.015.919.523.627.730.623.41031907
2012
graph statistic Climatology Map
Highest temperature (°C) 45.245.540.035.427.826.723.327.834.037.744.042.545.5561957
2012
graph statistic  
Date15 Jan
2001
21 Feb
2004
19 Mar
2002
04 Apr
1986
13 May
1957
15 Jun
1965
29 Jul
1975
23 Aug
1995
30 Sep
1980
21 Oct
1988
30 Nov
2004
18 Dec
1990
21 Feb
2004
    
Lowest maximum temperature (°C) 16.116.014.910.86.76.53.36.17.89.711.115.03.3561957
2012
graph statistic  
Date02 Jan
1970
21 Feb
1993
30 Mar
1973
12 Apr
1994
31 May
1969
30 Jun
1977
16 Jul
1966
21 Aug
1962
04 Sep
1958
17 Oct
1974
08 Nov
1971
10 Dec
2002
16 Jul
1966
    
Decile 1 maximum temperature (°C) 26.526.123.018.513.611.010.011.214.017.621.024.4 561957
2012
graph statistic Climatology Map
Decile 9 maximum temperature(°C) 38.036.733.228.523.519.217.820.524.829.734.036.1 561957
2012
graph statistic Climatology Map
Mean number of days ≥ 30 °C22.318.711.11.10.00.00.00.00.22.99.317.382.9561957
2012
graph statistic  
Mean number of days ≥ 35 °C9.35.81.40.00.00.00.00.00.00.22.45.324.4561957
2012
graph statistic  
Mean number of days ≥ 40 °C1.10.60.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.20.42.3561957
2012
graph statistic  
Minimum temperature  
Mean minimum temperature (°C)17.917.815.010.97.55.14.04.97.310.413.516.210.91021907
2012
graph statistic Climatology Map
Lowest temperature (°C)6.86.04.50.5-1.5-4.0-4.2-3.6-2.01.03.06.2-4.2561957
2012
graph statistic  
Date12 Jan
2012
23 Feb
1993
29 Mar
2008
22 Apr
2006
16 May
2011
15 Jun
2006
13 Jul
1997
09 Aug
1994
06 Sep
1995
08 Oct
2009
16 Nov
2006
20 Dec
2010
13 Jul
1997
    
Highest minimum temperature (°C)30.329.526.021.018.016.113.517.022.522.227.827.530.3561957
2012
graph statistic  
Date24 Jan
2001
07 Feb
2009
07 Mar
1983
11 Apr
1983
08 May
2007
05 Jun
1958
13 Jul
2012
31 Aug
1995
29 Sep
2004
31 Oct
1990
20 Nov
2009
22 Dec
1994
24 Jan
2001
    
Decile 1 minimum temperature (°C) 13.013.310.06.12.51.00.00.72.85.48.011.0 561957
2012
graph statistic Climatology Map
Decile 9 minimum temperature (°C) 23.022.520.016.213.110.08.910.012.816.419.521.5 561957
2012
graph statistic Climatology Map
Mean number of days ≤ 2 °C 0.00.00.00.22.45.89.25.81.60.20.00.025.2561957
2012
graph statistic  
Mean number of days ≤ 0 °C 0.00.00.00.00.41.93.32.10.30.00.00.08.0561957
2012
graph statistic  
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) 57.649.147.441.447.249.549.149.241.852.449.553.0587.51221889
2012
graph statistic Climatology Map
Highest rainfall (mm) 251.9218.3197.7299.0205.0165.1132.9116.2127.8191.4189.0212.81207.41221889
2012
graph statistic Climatology Map
Date1978195919261990197719251984191620051950194320101950    
Lowest rainfall (mm) 0.00.00.00.00.00.64.41.01.50.00.10.0227.51221889
2012
graph statistic Climatology Map
Date1932194019541967195419721970198219572006197519791944    
Decile 1 rainfall (mm) 7.35.34.46.96.615.910.913.711.015.95.89.9381.51221889
2012
graph statistic Climatology Map
Decile 5 (median) rainfall (mm) 42.634.639.830.446.242.145.447.033.841.939.942.8559.11221889
2012
graph statistic Climatology Map
Decile 9 rainfall (mm) 137.1109.2107.886.597.593.786.387.778.297.5118.1111.6831.41221889
2012
graph statistic Climatology Map
Highest daily rainfall (mm) 118.9100.872.668.696.039.444.562.855.081.3149.981.5149.91201889
2012
graph statistic  
Date20 Jan
1956
19 Feb
1959
25 Mar
1926
02 Apr
1959
28 May
1977
23 Jun
1998
21 Jul
1959
31 Aug
1996
02 Sep
1997
25 Oct
1955
19 Nov
1943
05 Dec
1911
19 Nov
1943
    
Mean number of days of rain 5.85.45.45.37.29.310.29.37.77.76.46.285.91221889
2012
graph statistic Climatology Map
Mean number of days of rain ≥ 1 mm 4.64.34.54.25.56.97.36.96.06.24.94.866.11201889
2012
graph statistic Climatology Map
Mean number of days of rain ≥ 10 mm 1.71.51.61.11.51.41.51.41.21.61.61.717.81201889
2012
graph statistic Climatology Map
Mean number of days of rain ≥ 25 mm 0.50.50.40.40.30.20.20.30.20.30.30.54.11201889
2012
graph statistic Climatology Map
 
StatisticsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnualYearsPlotMap
Other daily elements  
Mean daily wind run (km)               
 
   
Maximum wind gust speed (km/h)               
 
   
Date                 
Mean daily sunshine (hours)               
 
  Climatology Map
Mean daily solar exposure (MJ/m2) 27.623.620.415.411.38.89.712.917.622.325.027.918.5241990
2014
graph statistic  
Mean number of clear days 13.011.313.812.910.88.99.19.711.210.810.712.8135.0541957
2010
graph statistic  
Mean number of cloudy days 6.75.76.16.910.011.512.711.48.98.67.47.7103.6541957
2010
graph statistic  
Mean daily evaporation (mm) 7.46.65.23.42.01.41.52.13.24.65.97.94.3121970
1982
graph statistic Climatology Map
 
StatisticsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnualYearsPlotMap
9 am conditions  
Mean 9am temperature (°C) 23.622.720.516.912.28.87.79.713.217.119.822.416.2551955
2010
graph statistic  
Mean 9am wet-bulb temperature (°C) 17.517.415.813.110.07.46.37.510.012.614.315.912.3531955
2010
graph statistic  
Mean 9am dew-point temperature (°C) 12.913.511.99.77.85.84.55.16.58.09.410.78.8521957
2010
graph statistic  
Mean 9am relative humidity (%) 53586064768282756658545065531955
2010
graph statistic Climatology Map
Mean 9am cloud cover (oktas) 2.42.42.32.53.23.93.83.42.92.92.72.52.9971907
2010
graph statistic  
Mean 9am wind speed (km/h) 11.210.29.17.75.95.56.18.110.111.812.011.39.1531957
2010
graph statistic  
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) 30.730.027.222.817.714.313.014.818.122.125.928.922.1551955
2010
graph statistic  
Mean 3pm wet-bulb temperature (°C) 19.619.717.915.212.510.39.310.212.214.516.317.814.6531955
2010
graph statistic  
Mean 3pm dew-point temperature (°C) 11.312.310.68.37.46.14.84.75.97.07.98.97.9521957
2010
graph statistic  
Mean 3pm relative humidity (%) 34373943536060544842363245531955
2010
graph statistic Climatology Map
Mean 3pm cloud cover (oktas) 3.93.93.83.84.34.64.64.54.24.34.13.84.1551955
2010
graph statistic  
Mean 3pm wind speed (km/h) 13.512.011.711.111.111.412.013.314.114.714.814.312.8531957
2010
graph statistic  
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 24 Apr 2014 06:43:26 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.

Related Links

  • This page URL: http://www.bom.gov.au/climate/averages/tables/cw_065026_All.shtml
  • Summary statistics and locational map for this site:
       http://www.bom.gov.au/climate/averages/tables/cw_065026.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_065026.csv
  • Climate averages home page URL:  http://www.bom.gov.au/climate/data/index.shtml
  • Bureau of Meteorology website:  http://www.bom.gov.au

Related information

Maps

Recent observations for this site

  • Latest Weather Observations over the past 72 hours for PARKES (MACARTHUR STREET)
  • Daily Weather Observations from this site are included in the Daily Weather Observations

Latest seasonal climate outlook for Southeastern Australia

Additional climate information

Page created: Thu 24 Apr 2014 06:43:26 AM EST