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Wandering Climate

Wandering Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
32.2 31.7 28.9 24.5 20.0 16.9 15.7 16.5 18.3 22.4 27.4 30.3 23.8
Mean Min (°C)
14.2 14.6 12.5 9.5 6.3 4.6 3.9 4.0 4.7 6.3 9.4 11.9 8.5
Mean Rain (mm)
17.7 16.7 17.4 32.1 57.9 72.9 95.2 90.2 61.7 28.0 19.7 20.0 525.8
Median Rain (mm)
1.5 2.2 4.0 17.8 48.0 72.0 95.2 95.2 47.2 20.7 13.0 4.1 505.4
Mean Rain Days
3.2 2.1 4.1 7.5 13.5 18.3 20.6 20.1 15.9 8.2 5.4 3.9 112.1

Wandering Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
43.9 45.1 40.8 36.6 29.8 24.0 22.3 26.3 30.6 35.9 40.2 43.8 45.1
Low Max (°C)
16.9 15.3 12.8 15.3 11.2 10.8 9.9 10.5 10.8 13.0 15.0 15.3 9.9
High Min (°C)
23.6 23.8 26.0 20.0 17.4 13.5 14.0 15.9 14.0 16.8 21.0 23.7 26.0
Low Min (°C)
4.3 4.1 0.9 0.6 -3.4 -5.2 -4.8 -3.3 -3.4 -2.0 -1.1 2.0 -5.2
High Rain (mm)
35.2 107.6 42.0 56.6 40.6 40.2 46.0 50.0 34.6 35.2 24.0 88.4 107.6

Wandering Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
34.6 34.0 31.0 26.8 21.8 18.4 16.8 18.3 20.1 27.0 29.5 32.5 24.6
Low Mn. Max (°C)
29.0 28.7 26.4 21.7 18.4 15.5 14.8 15.0 15.9 19.5 24.4 26.3 22.6
High Mn. Min (°C)
16.5 17.4 15.3 12.7 8.7 7.0 6.5 7.1 7.2 8.7 11.4 14.1 9.9
Low Mn. Min (°C)
12.5 12.7 10.5 7.8 3.8 0.7 1.1 0.7 2.7 4.2 7.8 8.9 7.7
High Rain (mm)
97.0 167.8 62.0 78.6 115.6 146.8 154.6 125.6 137.2 65.2 60.8 127.8 725.0
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 0.0 0.4 1.2 11.4 18.2 19.6 12.0 13.6 0.8 0.4 0.0 277.4

Wandering Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

WANDERING

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

Wandering Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
1.5 1.1 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.9 3.6
≥ 35.0°C
9.1 6.8 3.9 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 2.2 5.8 26.8
≥ 30.0°C
21.4 18.6 12.1 3.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 2.0 9.4 15.7 77.5
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.1 1.1 5.6 9.8 11.3 12.1 8.4 5.1 0.7 0.1 49.2
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.4 5.4 6.0 5.1 3.2 1.6 0.1 0.0 20.6

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
37.1 36.1 35.0 29.0 24.0 19.4 17.9 19.0 21.0 26.7 33.0 35.9 32.3
Low Max
27.0 26.8 23.7 20.2 16.4 14.2 13.6 14.0 15.2 17.9 21.9 24.6 15.9
High Min
17.1 18.0 17.0 14.0 11.3 9.0 8.1 8.4 9.0 10.4 13.0 15.3 14.5
Low Min
10.4 10.4 7.0 4.6 1.4 -0.5 -0.2 -0.6 0.5 1.2 5.0 7.2 1.8

Wandering Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
19 18 18 19 19 18 18 18 18 18 18 19 18.1
Earliest Entry
1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1998 1998
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
19 19 19 19 19 18 18 18 18 18 18 19 18.2
Earliest Entry
1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1998 1998
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
19 18 18 19 19 18 18 18 18 18 18 19 18.1
Earliest Entry
1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1998 1998
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

WANDERING
Great Southern, Western Australia
32.6722°S 116.6706°E 275m AMSL
Commenced 1998
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Weather News

ANZAC Day forecast

11:33 EST

What will the weather be like for dawn services and ANZAC Day marches in Australia's capital cities? Brisbane will be dry with light winds at dawn and the day should stay rain-free, with only the slight chance of a light shower or two.

Perth rainfall is higher than Melbourne, Hobart, London despite reputation for sunny beaches

10:32 EST

Perth may be best known for its idyllic beaches and sunny skies, but the West Australian capital sees more rain than Melbourne, Hobart and London — cities often associated with gloomy, wet weather.

Corals build 'cloud umbrellas' to help keep cool under blazing sun, study says

10:04 EST

Australian researchers have found corals build "cloud umbrellas" to protect themselves from the scorching sun, and say coral loss through bleaching events could have wider ramifications for weather and agricultural production along the Queensland coast.