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Cook Climate

Cook Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
33.5 32.8 30.2 26.4 22.1 19.3 18.6 20.3 23.5 27.2 30.1 31.7 26.4
Mean Min (°C)
15.4 15.7 13.8 11.1 8.0 5.6 4.4 5.1 7.4 10.0 12.3 14.3 10.3
Mean Rain (mm)
12.3 14.8 16.5 16.7 15.3 17.1 13.1 15.1 13.5 17.8 14.9 18.2 185.2
Median Rain (mm)
4.4 5.4 4.8 7.9 9.7 11.2 9.0 11.2 6.1 9.8 11.7 11.4 169.3
Mean Rain Days
2.4 2.8 3.1 3.5 4.7 5.5 5.4 5.0 4.2 4.0 3.8 3.7 46.2

Cook Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
48.7 46.7 46.5 41.1 36.0 30.0 34.2 33.6 39.0 43.5 46.5 46.3 48.7
Low Max (°C)
17.4 16.7 15.7 13.3 10.0 8.9 10.4 11.1 12.0 12.2 15.7 14.4 8.9
High Min (°C)
32.2 31.0 26.1 26.4 20.7 17.8 17.8 15.8 20.2 26.3 28.9 27.2 32.2
Low Min (°C)
4.5 4.4 4.5 2.0 -1.8 -3.8 -4.5 -3.3 -0.7 0.0 3.7 5.6 -4.5
High Rain (mm)
78.0 57.6 80.8 75.0 41.0 54.4 32.0 34.5 39.6 39.6 33.0 68.8 80.8

Cook Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
36.5 36.4 33.2 30.8 24.4 22.4 21.3 24.7 27.5 30.2 33.8 36.8 27.4
Low Mn. Max (°C)
30.7 28.6 25.8 22.6 18.8 16.1 16.2 16.7 19.7 22.9 26.7 26.5 24.9
High Mn. Min (°C)
18.0 19.5 17.3 14.4 10.7 8.8 6.5 7.6 9.6 11.9 14.7 17.1 11.2
Low Mn. Min (°C)
13.5 13.4 11.3 7.7 6.2 3.2 1.9 3.0 5.1 8.4 10.0 12.3 8.8
High Rain (mm)
107.3 95.4 157.0 172.8 63.7 152.9 60.6 82.1 92.2 81.6 49.3 105.4 434.6
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 53.8

Cook Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

COOK

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

Cook Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
5.4 4.1 1.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 2.0 3.4 16.6
≥ 35.0°C
12.0 10.5 6.7 1.6 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.8 3.9 7.1 9.6 51.0
≥ 30.0°C
21.1 18.0 14.6 7.2 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.7 3.7 9.8 14.2 17.4 105.0
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.9 4.4 7.4 5.5 1.3 0.1 0.0 0.0 18.6
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.8 1.8 1.2 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.8

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
40.8 40.0 36.8 32.2 26.5 22.8 22.0 24.7 29.5 34.4 37.3 39.2 35.0
Low Max
27.2 26.3 24.3 21.5 18.2 16.2 15.6 16.5 18.2 21.0 23.7 25.1 18.3
High Min
19.4 19.4 18.0 15.6 12.0 9.4 8.0 9.0 11.7 14.5 16.6 18.4 16.4
Low Min
11.3 11.7 9.8 7.0 4.2 2.0 1.1 1.7 3.5 5.6 7.7 10.0 4.0

Cook Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
41 41 39 40 40 38 40 40 40 39 41 39 39.7
Earliest Entry
1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957
Latest Entry
1998 1998 1997 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1997 1997 1998
Years of Maxima
42 42 40 40 40 39 40 39 40 39 40 39 39.9
Earliest Entry
1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957
Latest Entry
1998 1998 1997 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1997 1997 1998
Years of Rainfall
93 91 91 92 92 91 92 92 92 91 95 94 92.2
Earliest Entry
1919 1918 1918 1918 1918 1918 1918 1918 1918 1918 1918 1918 1918
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2013 2014 2014 2013 2011 2013 2014 2013 2013 2011 2014

Station Details

COOK
West Coast, South Australia
30.6143°S 130.4136°E 120m AMSL
Commenced 1918
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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.