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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 30.7 26.0 21.0 17.5 16.5 17.8 20.9 25.4 29.2 32.6 25.4
Mean Min (°C)
18.2 18.2 16.3 13.0 9.3 7.3 6.1 6.1 7.2 10.0 13.4 16.2 11.7
Mean Rain (mm)
15.8 18.7 22.9 21.3 36.3 48.3 44.5 36.2 22.0 14.5 14.0 12.7 305.2
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
2.6 2.9 3.5 4.8 8.0 11.9 12.5 10.7 7.3 5.2 3.4 2.4 68.3

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 30.0 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 28.6 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 12.8 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
14.5 10.9 6.4 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.9 4.4 10.0 45.7
≥ 30.0°C
25.0 20.9 16.5 6.1 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.8 5.9 12.7 20.4 104.2
≤ 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 9.8
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.3 0.5 0.4 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
53 52 53 55 54 53 54 54 53 55 55 54 53.7
Earliest Entry
1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
53 51 53 55 54 54 54 54 54 54 54 53 53.5
Earliest Entry
1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
91 90 88 88 87 88 87 88 88 89 92 91 88.8
Earliest Entry
1919 1916 1925 1921 1925 1925 1925 1925 1925 1923 1915 1916 1915
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

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

Rivers down and cruises cancelled as Kakadu National Park swelters through one of its driest wet seasons on record

14:34 EDT

The World Heritage-listed Kakadu National Park is suffering through one of its driest wet seasons on record.

Flash flooding swamps parched Townsville

13:54 EDT

A powerful band of severe thunderstorms swept through Townsville on Monday evening, with rain rates in excess of 100mm per hour.

Dry spell to continue for the Top End

13:53 EDT

After a brief monsoonal burst of rain at the beginning of January for central parts of the Northern Territory, the Top End continues to miss out on the heavy falls.