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Leonora Climate

Leonora Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
37.0 35.0 32.3 27.9 22.9 19.0 18.5 20.7 24.8 29.0 32.2 35.2 27.9
Mean Min (°C)
21.9 20.9 18.5 14.9 10.3 7.4 6.1 7.1 10.0 13.9 17.2 20.1 14.0
Mean Rain (mm)
25.7 31.2 29.8 19.9 23.3 24.3 19.1 15.6 8.5 9.5 12.7 17.3 237.1
Median Rain (mm)
10.4 11.8 11.7 13.5 16.7 19.4 15.3 11.0 5.1 3.7 6.9 10.4 217.6
Mean Rain Days
3.3 3.6 3.9 3.5 4.2 5.4 5.2 3.9 2.6 2.5 2.9 3.1 41.4

Leonora Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
49.0 46.7 45.2 41.7 35.6 30.2 28.9 33.0 37.7 40.8 44.4 47.8 49.0
Low Max (°C)
18.0 18.3 16.2 14.4 12.2 9.8 10.0 9.0 11.7 11.2 14.5 17.5 9.0
High Min (°C)
33.5 32.2 30.6 25.9 21.7 19.8 17.3 24.0 24.9 27.8 27.2 30.4 33.5
Low Min (°C)
12.6 10.6 8.4 3.1 0.7 -2.8 -1.7 0.3 1.8 3.6 4.0 9.5 -2.8
High Rain (mm)
109.2 105.9 103.4 54.6 56.0 39.9 70.0 37.3 32.6 34.4 44.4 51.8 109.2

Leonora Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
41.1 39.6 37.3 32.8 27.8 22.0 22.0 25.9 28.0 32.5 37.7 39.6 30.8
Low Mn. Max (°C)
32.0 29.4 26.8 23.0 19.7 15.9 15.2 17.1 20.3 23.6 27.7 29.4 25.8
High Mn. Min (°C)
24.6 23.6 21.5 18.2 14.2 10.0 8.5 10.8 13.0 15.8 19.9 23.8 15.0
Low Mn. Min (°C)
19.7 18.6 15.6 11.9 6.4 4.2 2.9 4.1 7.9 10.5 14.2 16.6 12.6
High Rain (mm)
172.0 284.6 273.9 135.4 158.6 144.0 101.6 85.2 49.9 73.0 61.2 94.0 552.2
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 57.8

Leonora Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

LEONORA

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

Leonora Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
9.9 5.6 2.2 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 1.9 5.2 24.9
≥ 35.0°C
20.9 15.5 10.4 2.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 4.5 9.4 17.1 79.3
≥ 30.0°C
28.2 23.3 20.3 10.8 1.9 0.0 0.0 0.5 4.4 13.6 19.8 26.4 147.1
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 1.3 3.2 1.3 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 5.9
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
42.2 41.0 38.3 33.4 27.8 22.7 22.3 25.0 30.0 35.0 37.8 40.3 37.2
Low Max
31.8 29.2 26.3 22.3 18.4 15.6 15.0 16.6 19.8 23.3 26.7 30.0 18.7
High Min
25.7 25.0 22.5 18.8 14.7 11.4 10.0 10.7 13.8 18.0 21.5 24.1 21.6
Low Min
18.0 16.9 14.7 10.7 6.1 3.5 2.5 3.3 6.1 9.6 13.3 16.1 6.1

Leonora Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
58 58 56 56 57 57 56 57 57 56 57 56 56.5
Earliest Entry
1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2014
Years of Maxima
58 58 58 57 57 57 57 57 57 56 57 56 56.8
Earliest Entry
1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2014
Years of Rainfall
110 108 111 112 108 107 107 107 108 109 108 110 108.7
Earliest Entry
1898 1907 1898 1899 1899 1907 1907 1907 1898 1900 1904 1898 1898
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2014

Station Details

LEONORA
Goldfields, Western Australia
28.8878°S 121.3295°E 376m AMSL
Commenced 1898
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