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Yongala Climate

Yongala Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
31.1 30.5 27.1 22.4 17.3 13.9 13.0 14.6 18.0 22.1 26.0 28.6 22.0
Mean Min (°C)
13.6 13.6 10.8 7.2 4.6 2.8 2.1 2.5 4.0 6.0 9.2 11.5 7.3
Mean Rain (mm)
23.0 22.8 16.7 24.5 36.0 37.9 40.9 44.1 38.7 33.3 27.7 24.4 369.6
Median Rain (mm)
14.1 10.2 9.1 20.6 31.0 32.6 39.0 43.9 34.6 27.7 23.0 18.1 352.5
Mean Rain Days
3.6 3.4 3.8 5.8 9.7 12.2 13.3 12.9 9.8 8.0 6.2 4.9 87.6

Yongala Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
43.5 44.0 39.5 36.0 27.6 23.3 25.6 28.2 32.8 37.6 41.8 41.5 44.0
Low Max (°C)
14.9 14.2 11.4 10.0 6.5 6.4 4.2 6.5 8.2 8.2 11.8 10.6 4.2
High Min (°C)
29.6 31.1 24.5 18.9 16.7 12.5 11.3 12.0 16.7 20.6 26.1 26.3 31.1
Low Min (°C)
2.6 3.8 1.1 -2.5 -6.6 -8.1 -8.2 -6.0 -4.5 -3.0 -2.0 1.3 -8.2
High Rain (mm)
57.9 128.2 96.5 63.5 40.1 45.2 35.3 39.1 51.6 62.2 66.4 70.4 128.2

Yongala Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
36.0 34.0 30.1 26.7 21.0 18.2 16.1 19.4 22.2 26.8 30.1 32.1 23.3
Low Mn. Max (°C)
27.9 26.5 23.3 18.1 12.9 11.4 10.9 11.9 13.2 17.6 21.5 24.4 20.5
High Mn. Min (°C)
18.1 17.6 14.7 10.5 7.8 6.7 4.1 4.7 6.9 8.1 13.1 14.0 8.7
Low Mn. Min (°C)
9.0 10.7 7.5 4.5 0.1 -2.0 -1.3 0.2 1.7 3.9 6.0 8.1 5.9
High Rain (mm)
135.6 196.6 125.2 109.4 133.4 108.8 97.7 134.0 117.4 116.2 138.3 103.4 671.0
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.4 0.8 0.0 1.3 3.8 0.3 0.0 0.0 164.0

Yongala Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

YONGALA

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

Yongala Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40°C
1.2 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.3 2.3
≥ 35°C
7.8 6.1 1.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 2.1 4.6 22.6
≥ 30°C
17.6 15.9 9.6 1.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 2.7 8.0 12.8 68.2
≤ 2°C
0.0 0.0 0.2 2.5 8.7 12.7 14.6 13.8 9.7 5.1 1.0 0.1 67.8
≤ 0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 4.5 8.1 9.6 8.6 5.2 1.4 0.2 0.0 37.9

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
37.0 36.2 32.8 28.1 21.7 16.9 16.0 18.4 23.3 28.0 32.6 35.1 31.6
Low Max
25.0 24.4 21.5 17.2 13.3 11.0 10.1 11.0 12.8 15.9 19.4 22.2 13.1
High Min
18.8 18.3 15.2 11.4 8.9 7.2 6.0 6.2 8.0 10.4 14.0 16.4 13.8
Low Min
8.9 9.0 6.4 2.8 0.0 -1.7 -1.9 -1.6 -0.3 1.7 4.5 7.0 1.0

Yongala Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
57 58 57 57 58 58 58 57 57 56 57 57 57.0
Earliest Entry
1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
57 58 57 57 58 57 58 57 58 57 57 57 57.2
Earliest Entry
1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
117 118 117 115 115 115 115 115 115 115 114 114 115.4
Earliest Entry
1882 1881 1882 1884 1884 1884 1884 1884 1884 1884 1884 1884 1881
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

YONGALA
Flinders, South Australia
33.0276°S 138.7560°E 521m AMSL
Commenced 1881
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16:19 EST

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16:02 EST

Widespread, drenching rain across many parts of Western Australia's agricultural region, brings a smile to the faces of local farmers.

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15:20 EST

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