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Marree Climate

Marree Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
38.0 36.8 33.9 28.5 23.2 19.6 19.1 21.5 25.8 29.6 33.3 36.1 28.7
Mean Min (°C)
21.4 21.1 18.0 13.2 9.0 6.0 4.9 6.4 9.8 13.4 16.8 19.5 13.3
Mean Rain (mm)
17.4 21.4 14.3 11.1 13.4 13.6 9.9 9.1 10.6 13.1 11.9 16.4 162.3
Median Rain (mm)
5.1 6.1 2.3 1.9 6.4 6.9 4.4 5.1 4.6 5.3 4.9 7.0 141.5
Mean Rain Days
2.3 2.2 1.9 1.9 2.5 3.0 2.6 2.4 2.4 2.8 2.7 2.5 28.8

Marree Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
49.4 47.9 46.1 40.1 34.0 30.1 29.6 35.0 39.5 43.7 47.4 49.0 49.4
Low Max (°C)
18.9 19.0 18.0 13.4 12.1 10.6 10.4 11.1 11.6 12.9 17.2 21.4 10.4
High Min (°C)
35.0 32.6 29.8 25.3 19.8 19.2 16.0 21.9 24.6 26.9 29.9 32.3 35.0
Low Min (°C)
10.0 4.8 7.8 0.0 0.0 -2.8 -2.8 -1.4 -1.1 1.0 7.2 10.2 -2.8
High Rain (mm)
151.1 92.8 139.2 167.1 39.1 37.3 39.4 37.3 54.1 42.0 45.0 96.0 167.1

Marree Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
42.6 41.0 37.9 33.6 26.6 22.7 22.6 26.5 31.9 34.8 37.3 40.7 30.9
Low Mn. Max (°C)
31.7 33.3 30.3 24.9 18.8 16.7 16.0 18.6 21.6 25.5 30.2 32.7 25.1
High Mn. Min (°C)
27.3 24.6 21.8 16.5 12.7 9.6 8.2 9.0 13.1 17.0 20.5 22.2 15.1
Low Mn. Min (°C)
17.7 17.9 14.9 9.4 6.1 3.2 1.9 4.0 6.8 10.7 13.6 17.0 10.1
High Rain (mm)
186.0 203.3 178.6 215.9 72.8 86.1 53.9 75.9 83.7 69.7 78.0 107.5 408.7
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 39.3

Marree Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

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

Marree Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
11.7 8.3 2.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.7 3.4 7.7 33.6
≥ 35.0°C
22.8 19.0 13.7 2.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 4.9 11.7 18.2 91.7
≥ 30.0°C
28.9 25.4 24.5 11.3 1.6 0.0 0.0 0.8 5.8 13.9 21.4 26.8 157.4
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.4 3.3 5.8 2.3 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 11.8
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.8 1.4 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.5

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
43.0 41.9 38.9 33.4 27.5 22.4 22.2 25.4 31.0 35.1 39.3 41.7 38.3
Low Max
32.3 31.3 28.8 23.5 19.1 16.7 16.1 17.8 20.7 23.9 27.2 30.1 19.4
High Min
25.8 25.3 22.2 17.8 12.8 9.8 8.4 10.0 13.9 17.8 21.6 24.2 21.2
Low Min
17.0 16.7 13.8 9.0 5.2 2.3 1.4 2.8 5.8 9.4 12.3 15.0 5.1

Marree Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
75 74 73 74 75 75 75 74 74 74 75 75 74.5
Earliest Entry
1940 1940 1940 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939
Latest Entry
2015 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2015
Years of Maxima
75 75 74 75 75 75 74 75 74 74 75 75 74.7
Earliest Entry
1940 1940 1940 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939
Latest Entry
2015 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2015
Years of Rainfall
129 129 129 128 128 128 128 130 130 129 130 130 129.0
Earliest Entry
1886 1886 1886 1886 1886 1886 1886 1885 1885 1885 1885 1885 1885
Latest Entry
2015 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2015

Station Details

MARREE
NE Pastoral, South Australia
29.6451°S 138.0639°E 49m AMSL
Commenced 1885
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Weather News

Frosty start to Tuesday

17:18 EST

Cold air, clear skies and light winds will cause widespread frost across multiple states and territories on Tuesday morning.

Did this cold snap break records?

12:27 EST

A pulse of wintry weather has sent shivers across southeastern Australia during the last few days.

Could Ord Valley hay be the solution to feed shortages in drought-stricken SE Australia?

06:21 EST

Could fodder grown in Western Australia's remote Ord River Irrigation Scheme be the solution to the feed shortage on drought-stricken farmland in South Eastern Australia? The sub-tropical climate and access to irrigation allows farmers in the Ord to produce significant tonnages of Rhodes Grass hay for the local cattle industry, yields up to 30 tonnes per hectare a year.