Fairfax Media Network

Bencubbin Climate

Bencubbin Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
34.5 33.5 30.6 25.9 21.0 17.6 16.4 17.7 20.9 25.4 29.2 32.6 25.4
Mean Min (°C)
18.2 18.3 16.3 13.0 9.3 7.3 6.1 6.1 7.2 10.0 13.5 16.2 11.8
Mean Rain (mm)
16.3 18.8 23.8 21.4 35.9 47.9 44.6 36.3 21.7 14.5 14.0 12.6 305.8
Median Rain (mm)
5.1 8.6 10.6 15.4 29.5 42.3 40.6 32.7 18.6 12.3 7.4 5.1 308.1
Mean Rain Days
2.7 2.9 3.6 4.8 8.0 11.9 12.5 10.7 7.2 5.2 3.3 2.4 68.2

Bencubbin Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
46.0 46.0 42.8 38.3 33.8 27.1 25.6 31.0 34.8 39.2 42.2 45.3 46.0
Low Max (°C)
16.1 16.0 14.4 13.3 11.8 9.6 9.4 7.5 10.3 13.3 12.8 16.0 7.5
High Min (°C)
29.4 28.1 26.7 22.2 23.3 16.1 15.0 15.3 17.5 24.0 25.4 30.2 30.2
Low Min (°C)
8.0 7.4 5.6 1.7 -2.3 -3.7 -4.3 -1.7 -3.3 -2.2 2.8 6.3 -4.3
High Rain (mm)
62.7 79.2 93.0 49.8 47.8 148.8 44.6 47.8 26.2 37.8 41.2 40.4 148.8

Bencubbin Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
37.6 37.4 34.6 29.7 24.3 19.7 19.5 21.7 24.6 29.2 32.3 36.5 27.4
Low Mn. Max (°C)
31.1 29.0 27.1 22.2 18.7 14.7 14.2 15.4 17.4 21.8 24.6 29.6 23.6
High Mn. Min (°C)
20.1 21.6 19.3 16.3 12.7 9.7 8.8 9.1 9.8 13.1 16.3 19.0 12.8
Low Mn. Min (°C)
16.0 15.5 13.6 10.0 5.9 4.3 4.1 3.1 4.6 6.7 10.8 12.9 10.1
High Rain (mm)
119.3 112.5 181.6 116.9 108.5 179.3 110.9 99.1 72.2 52.5 101.0 86.4 580.0
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 4.1 7.5 3.5 2.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 118.4

Bencubbin Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

BENCUBBIN

Mean daily minimum temp
Mean daily maximum temp
Highest/lowest on record
Highest/lowest on record
Mean monthly rainfall

Bencubbin Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
4.4 2.4 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 2.0 9.4
≥ 35.0°C
14.6 11.0 6.4 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 4.6 10.0 45.8
≥ 30.0°C
25.0 21.0 16.3 6.0 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.7 6.0 12.9 20.3 103.7
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 1.5 3.5 3.3 1.2 0.2 0.0 0.0 9.7
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.3 0.5 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.0 1.4

Bencubbin 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
40.0 38.9 36.4 31.5 25.3 20.9 19.4 21.3 25.6 31.0 35.0 38.0 34.6
Low Max
29.2 28.3 25.0 20.6 17.0 14.4 13.5 14.2 16.8 20.0 23.6 27.2 16.6
High Min
22.2 22.2 20.1 16.7 13.0 11.0 9.5 9.4 10.6 13.5 17.1 20.0 18.2
Low Min
14.4 14.3 12.5 9.2 5.4 3.3 2.3 2.4 3.6 6.1 9.7 12.2 5.3

Bencubbin Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
56 55 56 58 57 55 56 56 55 57 57 56 56.1
Earliest Entry
1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
55 54 56 58 57 56 56 56 56 56 56 55 55.9
Earliest Entry
1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
94 93 91 91 90 90 89 90 90 91 94 93 91.2
Earliest Entry
1919 1916 1925 1921 1925 1925 1925 1925 1925 1923 1915 1916 1915
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

BENCUBBIN
Central Wheatbelt, Western Australia
30.8081°S 117.8603°E 359m AMSL
Commenced 1912
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Ski resorts recovering nicely after early-week snow loss

13:58 EST

Australia's ski resorts will be looking good this weekend despite heavy rain eroding the natural snow base earlier in the week.

The future of snow: why machines will have a bigger role to play

12:47 EST

While a fresh blast of snow blanketed Australia's alpine resorts over the weekend, the season started with much less promise.

How do we keep track of record snowfalls in Australia? It all happens at remote Spencers Creek

12:40 EST

Snow depth measurements taken at a remote location in the Kosciuszko National Park have kept track of the Australian snow seasons and charted record-breaking snowfalls for more than six decades.