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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

CANBERRA AIRPORT COMPARISON

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) 28.027.124.520.015.612.311.413.016.219.422.726.119.7721939
2010
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Highest temperature (°C) 41.442.237.532.624.520.119.724.028.632.738.939.242.2721939
2010
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Date31 Jan
1968
01 Feb
1968
13 Mar
1998
04 Apr
1986
10 May
1967
04 Jun
1957
29 Jul
1975
30 Aug
1982
26 Sep
1965
13 Oct
1946
20 Nov
2009
21 Dec
1994
01 Feb
1968
    
Lowest maximum temperature (°C) 12.212.012.48.24.32.12.53.55.97.29.110.92.1721939
2010
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Date02 Jan
1970
23 Feb
1949
03 Mar
1961
29 Apr
1952
28 May
2000
25 Jun
1949
19 Jul
1949
07 Aug
1965
20 Sep
1959
03 Oct
1967
11 Nov
1965
11 Dec
1952
25 Jun
1949
    
Decile 1 maximum temperature (°C) 21.621.119.415.511.89.28.59.712.014.516.819.9 721939
2010
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Decile 9 maximum temperature(°C) 34.633.229.924.419.515.114.116.620.925.029.432.3 721939
2010
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Mean number of days ≥ 30 °C11.17.83.00.10.00.00.00.00.00.32.56.931.7721939
2010
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Mean number of days ≥ 35 °C2.81.20.20.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.30.95.4721939
2010
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Mean number of days ≥ 40 °C0.10.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.1721939
2010
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Minimum temperature  
Mean minimum temperature (°C)13.213.110.76.73.21.0-0.11.03.36.18.811.46.5721939
2010
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Lowest temperature (°C)1.83.0-1.1-3.7-7.5-8.5-10.0-8.5-6.4-3.3-1.81.1-10.0721939
2010
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Date01 Jan
1956
28 Feb
1985
24 Mar
1967
25 Apr
1999
30 May
1976
08 Jun
1957
11 Jul
1971
09 Aug
1994
10 Sep
1982
04 Oct
1957
28 Nov
1967
18 Dec
1964
11 Jul
1971
    
Highest minimum temperature (°C)24.824.126.018.015.112.710.512.016.118.026.023.926.0721939
2010
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Date22 Jan
1967
06 Feb
1973
09 Mar
1983
05 Apr
1986
05 May
2000
09 Jun
1995
29 Jul
1975
24 Aug
2009
27 Sep
1965
02 Oct
1998
06 Nov
1946
19 Dec
1940
06 Nov
1946
    
Decile 1 minimum temperature (°C) 8.78.96.11.6-2.3-4.2-4.9-3.8-1.41.23.86.6 721939
2010
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Decile 9 minimum temperature (°C) 17.317.215.312.19.06.65.06.08.111.013.415.7 721939
2010
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Mean number of days ≤ 2 °C 0.00.00.33.912.817.721.418.311.94.81.30.192.5721939
2010
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Mean number of days ≤ 0 °C 0.00.00.01.37.813.016.813.36.21.10.20.059.7721939
2010
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Ground surface temperature  
Mean daily ground minimum temperature (°C) 10.810.78.13.90.5-1.7-2.8-1.80.53.26.08.63.8611940
2010
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Lowest ground temperature (°C) -1.2-0.5-4.0-8.3-11.0-13.4-15.1-13.0-10.7-7.0-6.3-3.9-15.1611940
2010
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Date24 Jan
2000
09 Feb
1980
24 Mar
1967
27 Apr
1978
17 May
1979
25 Jun
1971
11 Jul
1971
03 Aug
1979
10 Sep
1982
01 Oct
1982
28 Nov
1967
18 Dec
1964
11 Jul
1971
    
Mean number of days ground min. temp. ≤ -1 °C 0.00.00.44.313.117.820.418.212.25.91.90.394.5611940
2010
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StatisticsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnualYearsPlotMap
Rainfall  
Mean rainfall (mm) 58.556.450.746.044.440.441.446.252.062.464.453.8616.4721939
2010
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Highest rainfall (mm) 218.4211.0312.2187.2149.6126.0121.0156.2150.6161.0138.2215.21062.5721939
2010
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Date1995200219501989195319561993197419781976199519471950    
Lowest rainfall (mm) 1.10.01.30.80.04.03.82.03.02.40.20.0261.6721939
2010
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Date1947196819541997198219791982199419941977198219671982    
Decile 1 rainfall (mm) 9.24.04.68.36.79.310.611.714.722.021.49.8391.3721939
2010
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Decile 5 (median) rainfall (mm) 48.655.231.630.238.031.436.445.652.354.760.344.0616.6721939
2010
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Decile 9 rainfall (mm) 115.0109.2114.9101.494.191.984.774.685.4126.3111.6116.0802.7721939
2010
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Highest daily rainfall (mm) 95.077.8126.075.295.854.648.048.443.4104.969.886.6126.0721939
2010
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Date12 Jan
1945
05 Feb
2002
15 Mar
1989
02 Apr
1959
03 May
1948
28 Jun
1997
09 Jul
2005
29 Aug
1974
08 Sep
1978
21 Oct
1959
07 Nov
1989
30 Dec
1948
15 Mar
1989
    
Mean number of days of rain 7.36.76.97.38.49.810.511.110.210.49.87.8106.2721939
2010
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Mean number of days of rain ≥ 1 mm 5.65.14.84.85.15.75.87.07.07.87.55.972.1721939
2010
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Mean number of days of rain ≥ 10 mm 1.81.71.61.31.41.01.21.31.71.92.01.718.6721939
2010
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Mean number of days of rain ≥ 25 mm 0.50.60.40.40.30.30.20.20.30.40.50.54.6721939
2010
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StatisticsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnualYearsPlotMap
Other daily elements  
Mean daily wind run (km) 308292269232235253272308326323312317287141996
2010
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Maximum wind gust speed (km/h) 12110411110610497106113108121128106128701939
2010
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Date09 Jan
1975
22 Feb
1940
06 Mar
1965
16 Apr
1968
03 May
1942
21 Jun
1975
01 Jul
1990
05 Aug
1959
12 Sep
1972
02 Oct
1980
24 Nov
1957
25 Dec
1957
24 Nov
1957
    
Mean daily sunshine (hours) 9.59.08.17.36.05.25.87.07.78.68.99.47.7321978
2010
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Mean daily solar exposure (MJ/m2) 25.822.218.613.810.27.88.912.316.520.823.726.117.2251990
2014
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Mean number of clear days 9.37.58.78.48.17.58.58.99.48.37.18.7100.4701939
2010
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Mean number of cloudy days 9.810.09.99.511.712.211.010.09.710.611.09.9125.3701939
2010
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Mean daily evaporation (mm) 8.47.45.73.72.21.61.72.63.85.26.68.04.7371966
2010
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StatisticsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnualYearsPlotMap
9 am conditions  
Mean 9am temperature (°C) 19.118.316.212.38.05.03.95.99.613.215.618.112.1711939
2010
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Mean 9am wet-bulb temperature (°C) 14.914.813.110.06.64.02.94.47.210.011.813.69.4691939
2010
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Mean 9am dew-point temperature (°C) 11.412.010.67.84.92.51.52.24.46.47.99.56.8601939
2010
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Mean 9am relative humidity (%) 63687175828585787165636072601939
2010
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Mean 9am cloud cover (oktas) 4.04.44.24.24.44.64.44.03.94.14.44.14.2711939
2010
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Mean 9am wind speed (km/h) 7.56.46.16.56.97.88.59.910.410.99.89.18.3701939
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) 26.525.723.319.014.711.410.512.115.118.221.424.618.5711939
2010
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Mean 3pm wet-bulb temperature (°C) 16.716.915.512.710.17.97.07.89.812.013.815.412.1691939
2010
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Mean 3pm dew-point temperature (°C) 8.69.88.56.45.03.52.32.13.75.46.36.95.7601939
2010
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Mean 3pm relative humidity (%) 37404246546058524947413747601939
2010
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Mean 3pm cloud cover (oktas) 4.04.34.14.14.34.54.24.24.14.54.64.24.3711939
2010
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Mean 3pm wind speed (km/h) 16.915.214.614.414.415.417.119.820.720.719.619.017.3701939
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 IDCJCM0037 Prepared at Thu 16 Oct 2014 01:20:17 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_070014_All.shtml
  • Summary statistics and locational map for this site:
       http://www.bom.gov.au/climate/averages/tables/cw_070014.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_070014.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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