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Maitland Climate

Maitland Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
29.3 28.5 26.0 22.5 18.2 15.4 14.3 15.5 18.1 21.6 24.9 26.6 21.6
Mean Min (°C)
15.8 15.9 14.5 12.5 10.0 7.9 7.0 7.3 8.6 10.1 12.3 14.0 11.3
Mean Rain (mm)
17.8 22.7 21.1 42.7 62.2 69.6 65.5 60.6 49.9 41.3 27.8 24.0 504.2
Median Rain (mm)
12.8 10.5 15.0 33.7 53.9 64.7 60.6 58.6 46.5 36.7 24.8 20.7 486.1
Mean Rain Days
3.9 3.6 4.5 8.4 12.1 14.5 15.3 14.6 11.8 9.7 6.5 5.2 105.4

Maitland Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
45.0 43.5 40.1 36.5 29.0 25.0 21.8 28.0 33.8 37.9 42.4 42.9 45.0
Low Max (°C)
17.2 17.5 16.8 13.3 11.7 8.4 8.3 7.8 9.4 8.8 13.6 13.3 7.8
High Min (°C)
31.1 29.2 27.0 23.6 19.0 17.1 12.0 14.2 18.9 23.5 27.7 30.5 31.1
Low Min (°C)
7.7 8.9 7.2 4.4 4.0 0.0 0.0 1.1 1.1 1.8 4.4 6.5 0.0
High Rain (mm)
87.4 183.1 53.3 115.8 70.6 41.9 49.0 37.8 50.0 48.2 68.1 68.1 183.1

Maitland Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
33.5 32.3 30.0 26.0 20.5 19.6 15.9 17.8 21.0 26.4 30.0 32.8 22.9
Low Mn. Max (°C)
25.8 24.9 23.5 19.1 14.9 13.3 12.6 13.5 15.1 18.3 21.2 22.1 19.9
High Mn. Min (°C)
18.4 19.0 17.4 14.5 12.4 10.7 8.2 9.1 11.7 11.7 17.0 17.1 12.5
Low Mn. Min (°C)
13.1 13.4 12.0 10.5 7.5 5.7 5.0 5.3 6.5 8.3 9.5 10.8 10.0
High Rain (mm)
131.6 197.3 80.3 261.1 177.6 189.5 147.9 176.2 125.0 130.0 109.8 88.2 829.5
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 6.6 8.1 12.5 3.3 6.1 0.4 1.0 0.0 287.1

Maitland Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

MAITLAND

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

Maitland Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
1.7 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.7 2.9
≥ 35.0°C
6.6 5.0 1.7 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 1.9 3.5 17.2
≥ 30.0°C
12.8 11.0 7.6 2.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 2.2 6.8 8.9 46.9
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
36.7 35.6 32.0 27.9 21.8 17.7 16.3 18.3 22.8 27.2 32.3 33.8 29.6
Low Max
22.8 22.2 20.6 17.8 14.7 13.3 12.2 12.8 13.9 16.1 18.5 20.0 14.4
High Min
20.7 20.0 18.3 15.8 12.8 10.4 9.0 9.4 11.1 13.8 16.5 17.9 15.7
Low Min
11.7 12.2 11.1 9.4 7.2 5.1 4.7 4.8 5.6 6.7 8.4 10.0 6.7

Maitland Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
34 34 36 35 36 36 37 36 35 35 36 34 35.4
Earliest Entry
1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
35 34 35 35 37 36 37 36 35 36 36 34 35.5
Earliest Entry
1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
111 113 111 111 111 110 110 108 109 110 110 110 110.3
Earliest Entry
1879 1879 1884 1884 1884 1884 1884 1884 1884 1884 1884 1884 1879
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

MAITLAND
Yorke Peninsula, South Australia
34.3745°S 137.6733°E 185m AMSL
Commenced 1879
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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.