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Loxton Climate

Loxton Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
31.9 31.3 28.2 23.9 19.6 16.3 15.8 17.6 20.9 24.2 27.6 29.7 23.8
Mean Min (°C)
14.6 14.5 12.1 8.5 6.4 4.8 3.9 4.4 6.4 8.4 11.2 13.0 9.0
Mean Rain (mm)
18.4 19.9 12.7 17.2 23.3 25.5 27.7 26.7 26.4 25.3 22.0 24.9 270.6
Median Rain (mm)
8.4 10.2 4.6 10.4 18.8 21.0 24.9 24.7 21.2 15.4 15.6 14.1 265.0
Mean Rain Days
3.5 3.3 3.2 4.4 7.8 9.7 11.5 10.5 8.1 6.6 5.5 5.0 78.5

Loxton Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
45.7 47.1 41.2 37.9 29.6 25.7 24.9 31.0 35.4 40.1 43.6 44.2 47.1
Low Max (°C)
20.2 16.3 16.2 13.1 10.7 7.1 8.5 9.6 11.4 12.4 15.5 16.8 7.1
High Min (°C)
28.2 26.1 23.9 20.1 18.2 15.2 13.9 16.2 18.6 24.8 25.2 25.7 28.2
Low Min (°C)
4.8 6.1 3.2 -1.3 -3.3 -5.4 -4.6 -4.4 -3.2 0.4 2.7 4.5 -5.4
High Rain (mm)
68.2 68.0 43.4 32.6 43.8 29.2 23.8 26.2 51.8 47.8 32.8 95.2 95.2

Loxton Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
35.7 34.5 31.8 27.0 21.4 17.8 17.7 20.3 24.6 28.0 32.6 32.4 25.1
Low Mn. Max (°C)
28.0 28.9 25.7 21.2 17.4 14.0 14.2 15.3 17.0 20.9 23.7 27.0 22.4
High Mn. Min (°C)
18.4 17.7 14.1 11.5 9.4 8.4 5.4 6.1 8.8 10.2 15.0 14.7 9.9
Low Mn. Min (°C)
11.9 12.3 9.5 6.0 3.7 1.1 1.1 2.3 4.9 6.7 8.5 11.1 7.9
High Rain (mm)
99.2 101.6 51.6 54.8 80.8 69.0 61.8 76.0 63.8 71.6 48.2 125.6 476.6
Low Rain (mm)
0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6 2.5 4.8 2.6 5.8 0.2 3.8 3.2 121.0

Loxton Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

LOXTON RESEARCH CENTRE

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

Loxton Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
2.7 1.6 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6 0.8 6.0
≥ 35.0°C
8.9 7.5 3.5 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.1 3.3 5.4 29.5
≥ 30.0°C
18.4 16.4 10.8 3.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.4 4.7 9.6 13.6 76.4
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.7 4.4 7.3 9.3 8.5 3.6 0.5 0.0 0.0 34.2
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.7 3.7 4.6 4.1 0.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 15.0

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
38.0 37.1 34.3 29.0 23.4 18.8 18.3 20.9 25.6 29.8 34.0 36.0 32.4
Low Max
25.9 25.4 22.7 19.2 16.1 13.7 13.1 14.1 16.2 18.8 21.8 23.8 15.9
High Min
18.6 18.4 15.9 12.7 10.9 8.9 7.6 8.2 10.6 12.6 15.6 17.3 14.7
Low Min
10.4 10.3 8.2 4.6 1.7 0.2 -0.2 0.1 2.2 4.2 7.0 9.0 3.0

Loxton Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
30 30 30 30 30 30 31 30 31 30 30 31 30.1
Earliest Entry
1985 1985 1985 1985 1985 1984 1984 1984 1984 1984 1984 1984 1984
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
30 30 30 30 30 31 31 31 31 31 31 31 30.3
Earliest Entry
1985 1985 1985 1985 1985 1984 1984 1984 1984 1984 1984 1984 1984
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
30 30 30 30 30 31 31 31 31 31 31 31 30.5
Earliest Entry
1985 1985 1985 1985 1985 1984 1984 1984 1984 1984 1984 1984 1984
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

LOXTON RESEARCH CENTRE
Riverland, South Australia
34.4390°S 140.5978°E 30m AMSL
Commenced 1984
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Weather News

Adelaide weather: Heavy rain forecast to drench city and Hills

15:02 EST

BSES and weather bureau officials are due to meet today to prepare for heavy rain forecast for later this week across Adelaide and the Adelaide Hills.

NSW weather: Premier Mike Baird visits Forbes and warns of further flooding

14:47 EST

New South Wales Premier Mike Baird has toured the flood-hit town of Forbes, in the state's central west, where he has thanked State Emergency Service (SES) volunteers for their efforts.

Wild end to September looms

14:03 EST

It has been already a big month of weather across southern and eastern Australia, although the worst is yet to come for some areas.