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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

MELBOURNE AIRPORT

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) 26.426.524.120.316.613.613.114.416.619.221.924.419.8431970
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Highest temperature (°C) 44.646.840.834.527.021.822.725.630.236.039.643.846.8431970
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Date25 Jan
2003
07 Feb
2009
08 Mar
1991
10 Apr
2005
07 May
2002
08 Jun
2005
30 Jul
1975
29 Aug
1982
12 Sep
2009
12 Oct
2006
24 Nov
1982
31 Dec
2005
07 Feb
2009
    
Lowest maximum temperature (°C) 13.913.512.711.78.06.25.76.58.210.411.613.05.7431970
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Date05 Jan
1991
02 Feb
2005
29 Mar
1973
07 Apr
1995
31 May
1977
19 Jun
1975
03 Jul
1984
16 Aug
1970
05 Sep
1995
16 Oct
1974
15 Nov
2006
04 Dec
1995
03 Jul
1984
    
Decile 1 maximum temperature (°C) 19.719.718.115.513.311.110.611.512.814.315.918.2 441970
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Decile 9 maximum temperature(°C) 35.634.831.626.120.816.315.517.821.225.429.632.6 441970
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Mean number of days ≥ 30 °C8.38.44.90.30.00.00.00.00.00.82.76.031.4431970
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Mean number of days ≥ 35 °C3.72.71.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.51.79.6431970
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Mean number of days ≥ 40 °C0.70.30.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.21.2431970
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Minimum temperature  
Mean minimum temperature (°C)13.714.112.710.28.36.25.45.97.08.410.412.09.5431970
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Lowest temperature (°C)6.04.83.71.20.6-0.9-2.5-2.5-1.11.30.93.5-2.5431970
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Date27 Jan
1980
10 Feb
1980
26 Mar
2005
30 Apr
2009
19 May
1981
15 Jun
1972
21 Jul
1982
11 Aug
1986
20 Sep
1970
22 Oct
2006
04 Nov
1980
05 Dec
2011
11 Aug
1986
    
Highest minimum temperature (°C)30.526.924.321.716.514.112.713.318.521.823.626.330.5431970
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Date29 Jan
2009
20 Feb
1997
13 Mar
2013
03 Apr
2009
02 May
1997
09 Jun
1995
28 Jul
1975
31 Aug
2007
24 Sep
2001
13 Oct
1977
02 Nov
1987
12 Dec
1998
29 Jan
2009
    
Decile 1 minimum temperature (°C) 9.510.08.76.24.52.52.02.83.44.46.38.1 441970
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Decile 9 minimum temperature (°C) 18.118.517.014.211.99.48.39.011.012.815.016.3 441970
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Mean number of days ≤ 2 °C 0.00.00.00.00.12.33.11.91.10.20.00.08.7431970
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Mean number of days ≤ 0 °C 0.00.00.00.00.00.20.60.20.10.00.00.01.1431970
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Ground surface temperature  
Mean daily ground minimum temperature (°C) 12.613.211.38.56.34.84.14.55.46.69.510.58.1141999
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Lowest ground temperature (°C) 3.23.40.0-0.4-1.1-2.2-2.3-2.2-2.9-1.41.71.1-2.9141999
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Date03 Jan
2009
13 Feb
2009
26 Mar
2005
30 Apr
2009
23 May
2010
25 Jun
2005
08 Jul
2012
10 Aug
2003
05 Sep
2007
16 Oct
2006
02 Nov
1999
05 Dec
2011
05 Sep
2007
    
Mean number of days ground min. temp. ≤ -1 °C 0.00.00.00.00.11.11.01.10.20.10.00.03.6141999
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StatisticsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnualYearsPlotMap
Rainfall  
Mean rainfall (mm) 40.443.837.543.240.139.835.446.046.954.462.948.5538.7441970
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Highest rainfall (mm) 101.6200.6142.2141.6155.5126.094.497.1127.0143.8158.0139.0820.8441970
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Date1991200520011977197420131987197519931975198819991978    
Lowest rainfall (mm) 1.61.04.44.88.010.47.015.48.25.618.21.6310.2441970
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Date2009199119981981200520061994201120072007200219721997    
Decile 1 rainfall (mm) 8.86.814.014.212.014.212.420.421.720.924.213.0387.4441970
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Decile 5 (median) rainfall (mm) 38.827.434.239.038.835.235.042.141.148.954.944.5558.2441970
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Decile 9 rainfall (mm) 75.996.463.779.461.558.260.769.476.895.7115.885.8675.7441970
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Highest daily rainfall (mm) 50.6138.898.2132.452.475.844.637.050.870.880.876.4138.8441970
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Date06 Jan
1995
03 Feb
2005
23 Mar
2001
08 Apr
1977
16 May
1974
01 Jun
2013
30 Jul
1987
07 Aug
1978
29 Sep
2011
16 Oct
1983
19 Nov
1978
27 Dec
1999
03 Feb
2005
    
Mean number of days of rain 8.37.09.010.212.513.414.015.514.113.511.69.5138.6441970
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Mean number of days of rain ≥ 1 mm 5.14.55.76.37.58.28.110.09.18.97.85.987.1441970
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Mean number of days of rain ≥ 10 mm 1.31.21.01.10.90.80.50.91.01.41.81.413.3441970
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Mean number of days of rain ≥ 25 mm 0.30.30.20.20.10.10.10.10.10.20.30.32.3441970
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StatisticsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnualYearsPlotMap
Other daily elements  
Mean daily wind run (km) 462435431397412462469498509458437457452161997
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Maximum wind gust speed (km/h) 137115113107108102108124115122139113139421970
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Date03 Jan
1981
26 Feb
1998
26 Mar
1984
02 Apr
2008
21 May
1989
28 Jun
1991
30 Jul
1993
10 Aug
1992
02 Sep
2002
03 Oct
1971
15 Nov
1982
21 Dec
1973
15 Nov
1982
    
Mean daily sunshine (hours) 8.88.07.36.34.64.14.45.46.27.27.58.46.5141999
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Mean daily solar exposure (MJ/m2) 24.421.216.611.67.66.16.910.113.718.121.924.315.2241990
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Mean number of clear days 5.15.45.54.73.12.82.82.52.93.33.34.145.5401970
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Mean number of cloudy days 13.110.313.714.817.517.016.815.715.816.615.514.8181.6401970
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Mean daily evaporation (mm) 8.27.15.83.82.41.82.02.74.15.15.97.34.7151998
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StatisticsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnualYearsPlotMap
9 am conditions  
Mean 9am temperature (°C) 18.118.016.614.211.38.78.09.111.313.615.016.813.4401970
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Mean 9am wet-bulb temperature (°C) 14.214.513.411.59.67.46.67.38.910.511.713.010.7401970
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Mean 9am dew-point temperature (°C) 10.711.610.58.87.75.94.95.16.17.08.59.38.0401970
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Mean 9am relative humidity (%) 65697072798381777266676472401970
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Mean 9am cloud cover (oktas) 5.24.84.95.15.45.45.15.15.25.45.35.35.2401970
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Mean 9am wind speed (km/h) 18.517.016.916.717.218.320.221.622.121.819.018.719.0401970
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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) 24.324.822.519.015.612.612.013.215.217.620.222.418.3401970
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Mean 3pm wet-bulb temperature (°C) 16.416.815.513.411.69.68.99.510.712.213.915.112.8401970
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Mean 3pm dew-point temperature (°C) 9.810.49.48.07.56.35.35.15.86.68.08.57.6401970
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Mean 3pm relative humidity (%) 44444752606765595652494553401970
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Mean 3pm cloud cover (oktas) 4.44.54.85.25.75.75.75.75.65.55.25.05.3401970
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Mean 3pm wind speed (km/h) 22.321.220.619.919.720.822.723.924.423.522.422.722.0401970
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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 IDCJCM0035 Prepared at Thu 17 Apr 2014 05:10:07 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_086282_All.shtml
  • Summary statistics and locational map for this site:
       http://www.bom.gov.au/climate/averages/tables/cw_086282.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/IDCJCM0035_086282.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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