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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

MACQUARIE ISLAND

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) 8.88.78.07.05.95.04.95.15.45.86.57.96.6661948
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Highest temperature (°C) 13.612.312.612.210.08.78.38.58.610.310.714.414.4661948
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Date08 Jan
1989
03 Feb
1989
01 Mar
1989
06 Apr
1999
05 May
2005
20 Jun
1974
14 Jul
2010
08 Aug
1985
14 Sep
1974
31 Oct
1970
30 Nov
1974
10 Dec
1984
10 Dec
1984
    
Lowest maximum temperature (°C) 4.74.92.60.3-1.7-3.2-4.8-3.3-1.4-1.10.62.8-4.8661948
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Date15 Jan
1990
23 Feb
1988
27 Mar
1983
15 Apr
1973
22 May
1959
27 Jun
1996
27 Jul
1995
12 Aug
1954
07 Sep
1994
17 Oct
1951
13 Nov
1953
08 Dec
1959
27 Jul
1995
    
Decile 1 maximum temperature (°C) 7.27.26.65.33.92.62.73.03.43.94.76.2 661948
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Decile 9 maximum temperature(°C) 10.410.29.48.57.77.06.76.76.97.38.29.6 661948
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Mean number of days ≥ 30 °C0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0661948
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Mean number of days ≥ 35 °C0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0661948
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Mean number of days ≥ 40 °C0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0661948
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Minimum temperature  
Mean minimum temperature (°C)5.35.34.73.72.51.61.61.61.52.02.74.33.1661948
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Lowest temperature (°C)0.6-0.6-2.3-4.5-6.8-7.0-9.4-8.9-8.7-4.6-3.9-1.7-9.4661948
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Date22 Jan
1954
20 Feb
1961
29 Mar
1988
30 Apr
1976
19 May
1988
16 Jun
1969
03 Jul
2003
12 Aug
1954
23 Sep
1970
26 Oct
1969
04 Nov
2011
11 Dec
1963
03 Jul
2003
    
Highest minimum temperature (°C)9.39.69.08.07.56.86.66.36.26.77.18.89.6661948
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Date07 Jan
1989
19 Feb
1986
07 Mar
1996
25 Apr
2009
08 May
2006
16 Jun
2007
30 Jul
1980
09 Aug
2012
10 Sep
2001
15 Oct
1986
27 Nov
2001
20 Dec
2005
19 Feb
1986
    
Decile 1 minimum temperature (°C) 3.33.32.21.1-0.6-2.1-1.6-1.4-1.6-0.70.02.1 661948
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Decile 9 minimum temperature (°C) 7.27.26.86.25.34.64.54.54.64.65.36.5 661948
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Mean number of days ≤ 2 °C 0.40.62.36.011.815.616.416.716.515.710.42.9115.3661948
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Mean number of days ≤ 0 °C 0.00.00.31.44.67.97.77.27.35.53.00.245.1661948
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Ground surface temperature  
Mean daily ground minimum temperature (°C) 3.83.93.22.21.00.10.20.40.50.91.53.01.7581956
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Lowest ground temperature (°C) -5.8-7.8-5.4-6.9-10.6-9.6-11.1-11.1-8.6-8.0-7.7-8.2-11.1581956
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Date17 Jan
1992
20 Feb
1963
05 Mar
2010
25 Apr
1967
31 May
1963
29 Jun
1996
08 Jul
1963
13 Aug
1963
19 Sep
1994
27 Oct
2013
01 Nov
2013
08 Dec
2013
13 Aug
1963
    
Mean number of days ground min. temp. ≤ -1 °C 1.00.61.83.67.610.510.18.78.47.04.21.565.0581956
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StatisticsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnualYearsPlotMap
Rainfall  
Mean rainfall (mm) 85.485.599.693.483.576.372.673.974.876.972.378.8973.1661948
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Highest rainfall (mm) 153.7136.6181.4174.0144.0155.4126.2156.0134.2135.4137.8139.61244.6661948
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Date1956198819882005199319931994199320022000198220102005    
Lowest rainfall (mm) 32.640.530.050.047.229.622.427.425.038.232.116.2721.1661948
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Date1971196419811978194919821963197619762005194819591960    
Decile 1 rainfall (mm) 55.058.264.265.057.152.345.239.546.347.445.848.9818.6661948
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Decile 5 (median) rainfall (mm) 86.283.8102.494.180.270.269.271.474.677.668.677.1987.6661948
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Decile 9 rainfall (mm) 110.2120.6129.0123.0111.4109.1106.2105.4103.1106.8102.3108.41098.8661948
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Highest daily rainfall (mm) 34.041.052.838.133.635.037.126.725.429.030.236.352.8671948
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Date04 Jan
1985
20 Feb
1988
14 Mar
2001
13 Apr
1951
02 May
2004
13 Jun
1993
23 Jul
1969
02 Aug
1968
01 Sep
2005
21 Oct
1990
17 Nov
1952
11 Dec
1951
14 Mar
2001
    
Mean number of days of rain 25.424.227.127.128.126.927.127.326.226.224.924.8315.3661948
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Mean number of days of rain ≥ 1 mm 17.617.720.019.719.618.917.117.717.518.516.716.6217.6671948
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Mean number of days of rain ≥ 10 mm 1.81.71.71.81.11.11.11.11.21.31.21.616.7671948
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Mean number of days of rain ≥ 25 mm 0.10.20.20.00.00.00.10.00.00.00.00.10.7671948
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StatisticsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnualYearsPlotMap
Other daily elements  
Mean daily wind run (km) 690737781790773751737758790783710657746661948
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Maximum wind gust speed (km/h) 169145180171171169178158185161141160185651948
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Date    31 May
2003
 13 Jul
1979
 24 Sep
1980
   24 Sep
1980
    
Mean daily sunshine (hours) 3.63.62.71.81.00.60.81.42.33.23.73.52.4561948
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Mean daily solar exposure (MJ/m2)               
 
   
Mean number of clear days 0.40.40.20.10.20.20.20.20.40.40.30.53.5451960
2010
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Mean number of cloudy days 25.021.121.924.625.224.525.225.424.224.123.924.3289.4451960
2010
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Mean daily evaporation (mm)               
 
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StatisticsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnualYearsPlotMap
9 am conditions  
Mean 9am temperature (°C) 7.17.26.65.64.43.53.43.53.74.24.86.15.0451960
2010
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Mean 9am wet-bulb temperature (°C) 6.36.35.84.83.62.82.82.83.03.13.95.24.2421960
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Mean 9am dew-point temperature (°C) 5.05.04.53.52.41.41.51.41.41.62.23.72.8451960
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Mean 9am relative humidity (%) 87878787878788878684848586451960
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Mean 9am cloud cover (oktas) 7.06.86.96.96.86.96.96.96.96.96.96.96.9451960
2010
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Mean 9am wind speed (km/h) 31.933.835.836.935.333.633.334.435.636.233.731.834.4441960
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) 7.87.86.95.74.53.53.53.63.94.55.36.75.3451960
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Mean 3pm wet-bulb temperature (°C) 6.76.85.94.93.62.92.92.93.03.44.25.64.4421960
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Mean 3pm dew-point temperature (°C) 5.25.34.63.62.41.51.71.51.51.72.53.92.9451960
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Mean 3pm relative humidity (%) 84858687878788878583838385451960
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Mean 3pm cloud cover (oktas) 6.86.76.86.96.96.96.96.86.96.86.86.76.8451960
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Mean 3pm wind speed (km/h) 32.834.836.736.936.034.433.834.936.236.834.733.135.1441960
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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 IDCJCM0031 Prepared at Thu 16 Oct 2014 03:24:23 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_300004_All.shtml
  • Summary statistics and locational map for this site:
       http://www.bom.gov.au/climate/averages/tables/cw_300004.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/IDCJCM0031_300004.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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