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Norseman Climate

Norseman Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
32.5 31.2 28.7 24.7 20.5 17.6 16.8 18.5 21.6 25.1 28.1 30.7 24.6
Mean Min (°C)
15.9 16.0 14.5 11.8 8.6 6.3 5.2 5.5 7.4 9.7 12.4 14.2 10.6
Mean Rain (mm)
20.7 24.6 24.9 23.7 30.8 30.2 27.6 24.0 20.8 19.7 21.1 21.2 289.5
Median Rain (mm)
9.7 10.9 12.1 16.8 24.5 26.1 24.5 21.0 16.8 14.2 15.6 12.5 275.9
Mean Rain Days
3.4 3.6 4.4 5.1 7.2 8.4 9.2 8.3 6.8 5.2 4.4 3.8 65.8

Norseman Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
46.0 44.9 43.8 37.0 33.3 27.8 27.7 32.5 35.6 40.0 41.1 44.9 46.0
Low Max (°C)
16.4 15.2 16.0 11.9 10.4 9.3 8.3 9.8 11.2 10.6 13.4 13.8 8.3
High Min (°C)
27.3 29.1 25.9 24.2 21.1 16.4 15.8 16.8 19.6 24.6 25.4 26.6 29.1
Low Min (°C)
6.0 6.3 3.3 0.6 -2.3 -4.6 -3.1 -2.2 -3.0 -0.7 2.2 3.6 -4.6
High Rain (mm)
67.4 163.6 86.0 66.3 42.4 43.8 32.8 38.6 58.8 45.0 48.3 59.4 163.6

Norseman Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
35.3 34.8 31.4 27.7 24.4 19.4 19.5 21.7 24.1 28.1 31.5 35.6 26.2
Low Mn. Max (°C)
29.8 26.5 25.2 21.0 17.7 14.5 14.5 16.0 17.5 22.0 24.5 27.1 23.1
High Mn. Min (°C)
18.0 18.8 17.3 14.6 11.1 9.3 6.9 8.8 9.6 12.3 15.4 17.3 11.5
Low Mn. Min (°C)
14.0 13.2 12.7 8.9 5.8 3.1 3.0 3.1 5.0 6.4 10.4 11.7 9.1
High Rain (mm)
116.4 202.6 188.7 111.8 136.6 104.4 80.0 94.9 75.2 87.2 86.9 150.8 623.6
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.2 2.5 0.8 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 137.9

Norseman Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

NORSEMAN

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

Norseman Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
2.1 1.2 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.8 4.8
≥ 35.0°C
9.6 6.5 3.5 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.8 2.8 5.9 29.2
≥ 30.0°C
20.9 16.4 11.3 3.8 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.0 5.1 10.4 16.5 84.9
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.9 3.6 5.8 5.2 1.8 0.5 0.0 0.0 17.6
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.0 2.1 1.2 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 4.7

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
38.1 37.1 34.3 29.8 24.5 20.5 19.8 22.1 26.2 30.6 33.9 36.1 32.9
Low Max
27.1 25.5 23.3 20.1 16.7 14.5 13.9 15.0 17.2 19.6 22.2 25.5 16.8
High Min
19.5 19.6 17.9 15.6 12.6 10.2 8.9 9.4 11.2 13.5 16.1 18.1 16.4
Low Min
12.2 12.3 10.6 7.4 4.4 2.2 1.1 1.6 3.2 5.5 8.3 10.6 4.5

Norseman Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
54 53 54 53 54 54 55 53 52 53 53 52 53.2
Earliest Entry
1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957
Latest Entry
2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2011 2011 2011 2011 2012
Years of Maxima
54 53 54 53 54 53 54 53 52 53 53 52 53.1
Earliest Entry
1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957
Latest Entry
2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2011 2011 2011 2011 2012
Years of Rainfall
106 108 110 105 105 105 105 104 105 104 103 105 105.3
Earliest Entry
1904 1900 1898 1906 1907 1907 1907 1907 1907 1907 1907 1907 1898
Latest Entry
2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2011 2011 2011 2011 2012

Station Details

NORSEMAN
Goldfields, Western Australia
32.1981°S 121.7794°E 277m AMSL
Commenced 1897 / Closed 2012
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Weather News

Rain welcome but many in western Queensland 'still doing it tough'

21:28 EDT

Rain in parts of western Queensland in the past week has raised hope that the drought may finally be over, but the long, dry years have already devastated pastures and wiped out incomes for many farming families.

Solid central Australian rain a bonus as pastoral company progresses with drought-proofing strategy aimed at selling heavier cattle

17:06 EDT

A Central Australian pastoral company says recent solid rain across its five cattle stations is a welcome bonus as it continues with a drought-proofing strategy.

Tropical Cyclone Tatiana intensifies, may bring dangerous swell to Queensland coast: BoM

16:18 EDT

Queensland's first cyclone of the season poses no immediate threat to the coast but may whip up dangerous swells for south-east beaches early next week, the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says.