Tuesday, 2 April 2013 - Monthly Climate Summary for Brisbane Metro - Product code IDCKGC14L0
Brisbane Metro in March 2013
The wettest overall was Brisbane Aero with 179.6 mm, then Brisbane City with 170.6 mm, followed by Redcliffe with 161.4 mm.
The wettest single day was on the 3rd - Redcliffe recorded a daily total of 102.8 mm, Brisbane Aero with 97.8 mm and Brisbane City with 91.6 mm.
The warmest on average was Brisbane City with 24.2 °C, then Logan City Water Treatment Plant with 23.9 °C, followed by Archerfield Airport and Redcliffe, both with 23.7 °C.
The coolest on average was Amberley AMO with 23.3 °C.
The hottest day was on the 17th - Logan City Water Treatment Plant recorded 35.3 °C, Amberley AMO with 35.2 °C and then Archerfield Airport with 34.1 °C.
The warmest days on average were at Archerfield Airport with 28.6 °C, while the coolest days on average were at Redcliffe with 27.1 °C.
The coldest day was on the 2nd - Redcliffe recorded 23.2 °C, and both Amberley AMO and Logan City Water Treatment Plant recorded 23.4 °C.
The coldest night was at Redlands HRS with 14.2 °C on the 14th, then Amberley AMO with 14.2 °C on the 19th.
The coolest nights on average were at Amberley AMO with 18.2 °C. The warmest nights on average were at Redcliffe with 20.3 °C.
The warmest night was on the 24th - Brisbane City recorded 23.6 °C and Logan City Water Treatment Plant recorded 23.5 °C.
The strongest wind gust was at Redcliffe with 78 km/h on the 24th.
|Extremes in March 2013|
35.3 °C at Logan City Water Treatment Plant on the 17th|
|Warmest days on average||
28.6 °C at Archerfield Airport|
|Coolest days on average||
27.1 °C at Redcliffe|
23.2 °C at Redcliffe on the 2nd|
14.2 °C at Redlands HRS on the 14th|
14.2 °C at Amberley AMO on the 19th
|Coolest nights on average||18.2 °C at Amberley AMO|
|Warmest nights on average||
20.3 °C at Redcliffe|
23.6 °C at Brisbane on the 24th|
|Warmest on average overall||
24.2 °C at Brisbane|
|Coolest on average overall||
23.3 °C at Amberley AMO|
|Wettest overall||179.6 mm at Brisbane Aero|
102.8 mm at Redcliffe on the 3rd|
|Highest wind gust||
78 km/h at Redcliffe on the 24th|
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|Summary statistics for March 2013|
|Moreton South Coast (district 40)|
|Logan City Water Treatment Plant||27.8||-0.5||35.3||17th||19.9||+1.0||16.2||14th||156.8||117.1||high||134%|
A Monthly Climate Summary is prepared to list the main features of the weather in Brisbane Metro using the most timely and accurate information available on the date of publication; it will generally not be updated. Later information, including data that has had greater opportunity for quality control, will be presented in the Monthly Weather Review, usually published in the fourth week of the month.
This statement has been prepared based on information available at 8 am on Tuesday 2 April 2013. Some checks have been made on the data, but it is possible that results will change as new information becomes available.
Averages are long-term means based on observations from
all available years of record, which vary widely from site to site.
They are not shown for sites with less than 9 years of record, as they cannot then be calculated reliably.
The median is sometimes more representative than the mean of long-term average rain.
The Rank indicates how rainfall this time compares with the climate record for the site,
based on the
(very low rainfall is in decile 1, low in decile 2 or 3,
average in decile 4 to 7, high in decile 8 or 9
and very high is in decile 10).
The Fraction of average shows how much rain has fallen this time as a percentage of the long-term mean.