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Parawa Climate

Parawa Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
23.6 23.2 21.2 18.1 14.9 12.4 11.6 12.5 14.6 16.8 19.4 21.8 17.5
Mean Min (°C)
13.7 13.9 13.0 11.2 9.6 7.8 6.9 7.1 8.1 8.9 10.6 12.0 10.2
Mean Rain (mm)
31.2 33.6 38.7 61.6 99.2 133.7 138.0 105.4 89.3 62.9 42.8 34.8 870.9
Median Rain (mm)
16.6 24.0 29.9 41.9 81.3 117.0 110.0 109.0 75.0 57.3 42.3 28.8 815.0
Mean Rain Days
7.5 7.4 10.7 14.4 18.7 19.7 20.2 20.9 18.2 14.5 12.2 10.9 167.9

Parawa Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
42.5 40.2 36.9 32.9 25.7 21.5 18.7 21.7 25.9 33.6 38.4 38.8 42.5
Low Max (°C)
13.6 14.0 12.3 11.4 10.0 8.5 7.0 6.6 8.3 9.5 8.8 12.3 6.6
High Min (°C)
29.1 27.4 25.2 23.2 18.4 15.4 11.7 13.2 17.7 20.7 23.7 26.8 29.1
Low Min (°C)
4.2 7.9 6.3 4.5 1.8 2.0 1.2 2.1 1.7 2.9 4.4 4.9 1.2
High Rain (mm)
90.0 67.6 45.0 74.6 54.0 50.0 69.8 41.0 79.8 60.0 69.0 35.0 90.0

Parawa Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
26.6 26.5 25.9 21.3 17.1 13.8 12.6 13.9 17.1 20.7 25.1 27.3 18.5
Low Mn. Max (°C)
19.5 20.4 18.1 15.2 13.0 11.3 10.4 10.7 12.2 13.4 16.4 16.5 16.2
High Mn. Min (°C)
15.2 16.2 15.6 13.2 11.1 9.0 7.9 8.2 10.4 10.7 14.0 14.5 11.1
Low Mn. Min (°C)
11.2 11.9 11.2 9.5 8.4 6.4 5.4 5.8 7.1 7.0 9.0 9.5 9.5
High Rain (mm)
127.4 90.2 111.5 126.6 199.0 222.0 244.0 185.6 204.6 122.4 109.2 83.0 1153.4
Low Rain (mm)
2.2 1.2 6.0 7.6 15.4 51.6 0.0 20.2 37.2 6.8 6.4 8.0 601.8

Parawa Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

PARAWA (SECOND VALLEY FOREST AWS)

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

Parawa Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3
≥ 35.0°C
2.1 1.2 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.1 4.6
≥ 30.0°C
6.0 4.9 3.2 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.9 3.7 19.2
≤ 2.0°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 0.2
≤ 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 0.0

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
31.5 31.3 28.6 22.8 17.7 13.8 13.1 15.0 18.4 22.5 26.4 28.6 24.3
Low Max
17.1 17.3 15.9 13.8 12.2 10.8 10.0 10.1 11.1 12.0 13.5 15.5 11.5
High Min
16.6 17.0 15.8 13.9 11.9 9.6 8.7 9.0 10.2 11.5 14.0 14.5 13.5
Low Min
10.7 10.9 10.2 8.4 7.3 5.6 5.1 4.9 5.7 6.1 7.6 9.0 6.5

Parawa Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
22 22 22 22 22 22 22 23 22 22 22 23 22.2
Earliest Entry
1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
22 22 22 22 22 22 22 23 22 22 22 22 22.3
Earliest Entry
1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
21 22 22 22 22 21 22 22 22 22 22 22 21.9
Earliest Entry
1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

PARAWA (SECOND VALLEY FOREST AWS)
Mount Lofty Ranges, South Australia
35.5695°S 138.2864°E 341m AMSL
Commenced 1994
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