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Mt Crawford Climate

Mt Crawford Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
27.6 27.0 23.3 19.2 15.0 11.6 11.0 12.5 15.3 18.0 22.4 24.8 18.9
Mean Min (°C)
13.9 14.2 12.1 10.4 8.7 6.5 5.9 6.2 7.4 8.3 10.8 12.0 9.7
Mean Rain (mm)
22.8 29.7 33.3 46.4 72.1 98.2 106.4 90.7 74.5 49.9 34.2 33.5 691.2
Median Rain (mm)
12.6 8.2 18.4 37.5 67.4 67.6 93.1 92.2 74.2 43.2 27.6 24.8 585.4
Mean Rain Days
4.7 5.2 8.5 10.6 14.1 17.0 17.6 16.5 16.3 12.4 9.6 7.7 137.3

Mt Crawford Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
43.3 41.6 36.9 34.8 26.8 23.0 18.6 24.9 29.8 34.5 39.7 39.6 43.3
Low Max (°C)
13.9 14.7 11.9 9.5 6.7 6.9 5.7 4.2 7.0 8.3 7.9 13.3 4.2
High Min (°C)
30.2 28.1 27.5 23.1 18.1 16.1 11.8 15.5 18.7 22.0 26.6 27.2 30.2
Low Min (°C)
6.1 5.5 4.2 1.2 1.1 0.1 0.2 -0.6 0.0 -2.3 2.0 4.5 -2.3
High Rain (mm)
31.8 65.8 56.8 47.0 43.8 47.2 47.0 43.0 48.2 50.0 28.2 99.4 99.4

Mt Crawford Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
31.7 30.4 26.2 22.9 17.5 13.3 12.5 14.8 20.1 22.3 27.1 27.2 20.3
Low Mn. Max (°C)
23.0 23.9 20.0 15.9 12.7 10.1 9.5 9.7 12.3 13.7 18.4 22.6 17.9
High Mn. Min (°C)
17.1 17.5 14.5 12.3 10.8 7.9 7.0 8.3 10.7 9.4 14.9 13.5 11.0
Low Mn. Min (°C)
10.4 11.5 10.3 8.0 7.1 4.8 4.5 3.4 5.7 5.4 8.2 10.0 8.9
High Rain (mm)
72.4 114.6 172.2 141.6 115.7 192.4 241.2 168.6 150.8 157.2 76.2 163.8 894.6
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 0.0 9.0 1.4 6.8 34.0 39.2 18.0 32.8 0.0 0.0 1.4 456.2

Mt Crawford Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

MOUNT CRAWFORD AWS

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

Mt Crawford Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.7 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.9
≥ 35.0°C
4.1 3.0 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6 1.6 9.5
≥ 30.0°C
10.5 9.2 4.5 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6 3.7 6.3 34.0
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.6 1.2 0.3 0.2 0.0 0.0 2.7
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3

Mt Crawford 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
34.7 34.0 30.2 24.4 18.8 13.7 13.5 15.9 20.0 23.0 29.3 31.8 28.1
Low Max
20.7 20.1 17.4 14.1 11.5 9.3 8.7 9.2 10.8 12.3 15.5 18.2 10.9
High Min
19.9 20.5 17.7 14.3 11.6 8.4 7.7 8.7 9.9 12.2 16.5 17.0 14.6
Low Min
9.2 9.2 8.0 6.6 5.7 4.3 3.9 3.5 4.4 4.7 6.5 7.7 5.2

Mt Crawford Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
19 19 19 20 20 19 20 18 20 19 19 20 19.2
Earliest Entry
1995 1995 1995 1995 1994 1994 1994 1995 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
19 19 19 19 19 19 19 18 20 19 19 20 19.1
Earliest Entry
1995 1995 1995 1995 1994 1994 1994 1995 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
18 18 19 19 18 19 19 18 20 20 19 20 19.0
Earliest Entry
1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

MOUNT CRAWFORD AWS
Mount Lofty Ranges, South Australia
34.7253°S 138.9278°E 525m AMSL
Commenced 1994
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