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Forrest Climate

Forrest Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
33.1 32.2 29.3 26.4 22.4 19.0 18.6 21.1 24.5 27.3 30.0 31.4 26.3
Mean Min (°C)
16.3 16.7 14.4 12.0 9.0 6.0 5.1 5.8 8.3 10.5 13.0 14.8 10.9
Mean Rain (mm)
27.7 28.3 27.5 20.0 20.3 16.7 16.7 14.3 18.1 10.2 24.0 25.3 249.7
Median Rain (mm)
5.8 10.6 12.7 20.2 14.4 13.4 12.2 10.4 6.6 9.5 22.1 21.0 231.5
Mean Rain Days
4.6 3.8 5.2 5.5 6.2 7.6 6.5 4.6 4.5 4.1 4.5 4.4 58.2

Forrest Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
48.4 46.9 43.6 39.4 36.9 30.2 29.7 32.7 37.9 42.3 44.9 46.5 48.4
Low Max (°C)
16.2 17.7 17.3 16.8 14.4 11.9 10.1 12.6 12.7 14.6 15.4 17.3 10.1
High Min (°C)
29.6 29.3 25.0 25.2 21.3 17.0 15.5 17.5 22.5 22.7 27.4 28.7 29.6
Low Min (°C)
8.8 8.9 7.2 4.7 0.0 -2.7 -2.0 -1.0 0.4 2.8 3.4 7.0 -2.7
High Rain (mm)
78.0 52.0 44.0 29.0 29.8 27.0 30.0 18.6 30.0 13.0 41.0 57.0 78.0

Forrest Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
37.0 37.0 33.1 30.1 24.7 20.2 21.4 24.5 26.3 30.5 33.4 33.4 27.9
Low Mn. Max (°C)
29.3 25.7 25.0 24.2 19.4 18.1 14.7 18.6 18.6 23.6 26.1 27.4 25.3
High Mn. Min (°C)
18.2 19.4 16.2 14.0 11.5 7.4 7.2 7.0 10.4 12.0 14.7 15.8 11.9
Low Mn. Min (°C)
13.6 13.6 13.3 9.6 6.6 2.7 2.5 3.8 6.7 8.4 11.8 12.8 10.2
High Rain (mm)
142.2 209.0 72.0 47.4 73.0 41.8 57.4 79.6 83.0 25.6 64.0 54.8 351.4
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 0.0 0.2 0.4 0.4 1.8 1.4 0.0 0.0 0.6 2.2 0.0 88.4

Forrest Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

FORREST

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

Forrest Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40°C
4.8 3.2 1.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6 1.9 2.7 14.1
≥ 35°C
11.0 8.9 5.7 1.2 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 3.6 6.5 8.3 45.2
≥ 30°C
20.8 17.0 12.0 6.1 1.2 0.0 0.0 1.2 4.3 9.3 13.6 17.2 101.0
≤ 2°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 3.6 5.4 3.6 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 13.4
≤ 0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6 1.2 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.3

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
40.0 39.3 36.4 31.4 27.0 22.3 22.6 26.0 29.6 33.6 37.0 38.1 34.3
Low Max
27.1 26.2 23.2 21.5 18.5 16.1 15.1 16.7 18.5 20.9 23.2 24.8 18.3
High Min
19.8 20.3 18.0 15.7 13.0 9.8 8.6 9.8 12.8 14.5 17.0 18.8 16.9
Low Min
12.2 12.6 10.5 8.1 5.0 2.2 1.8 2.4 4.4 6.1 8.6 11.0 4.7

Forrest Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
21 21 21 21 20 21 22 22 21 22 22 22 21.0
Earliest Entry
1994 1994 1993 1993 1994 1993 1993 1993 1993 1993 1993 1993 1993
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
21 21 21 21 20 21 22 22 21 22 22 22 21.1
Earliest Entry
1994 1994 1993 1993 1994 1993 1993 1993 1993 1993 1993 1993 1993
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
19 19 19 18 18 19 19 19 19 19 19 20 18.8
Earliest Entry
1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

FORREST
Eucla, Western Australia
30.8453°S 128.1092°E 159m AMSL
Commenced 1993
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