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Strathalbyn Climate

Strathalbyn Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
28.0 27.4 25.2 22.4 18.6 15.7 15.1 16.2 18.9 21.3 24.5 25.9 21.6
Mean Min (°C)
14.6 14.6 12.7 10.5 9.1 7.6 6.7 6.7 7.8 8.8 11.3 12.8 10.2
Mean Rain (mm)
14.9 23.7 19.8 27.6 43.4 58.4 54.1 53.8 48.3 34.9 25.3 21.5 424.4
Median Rain (mm)
12.8 9.8 13.2 23.4 44.8 46.8 45.4 56.0 42.6 33.0 28.6 18.4 380.8
Mean Rain Days
5.4 5.4 6.7 9.2 13.5 15.6 16.9 16.4 14.2 10.4 8.2 7.8 126.7

Strathalbyn Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
46.3 44.3 40.3 37.5 30.5 26.7 22.5 29.1 31.3 37.4 42.4 43.2 46.3
Low Max (°C)
17.8 16.8 15.5 12.4 11.7 10.1 9.2 9.0 10.9 12.4 14.2 15.5 9.0
High Min (°C)
29.7 28.0 27.9 22.0 19.3 15.2 14.1 15.2 19.6 20.2 28.6 25.7 29.7
Low Min (°C)
6.6 5.3 5.1 0.7 0.7 -1.5 -0.7 -0.9 0.4 1.2 3.0 5.8 -1.5
High Rain (mm)
26.8 51.6 27.0 33.0 33.6 28.4 28.4 28.6 32.2 64.0 39.0 26.0 64.0

Strathalbyn Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
30.9 30.9 29.7 25.3 20.8 16.9 16.3 17.9 21.3 25.2 29.6 28.0 22.5
Low Mn. Max (°C)
23.7 24.6 22.2 19.8 16.4 13.7 14.3 14.3 15.5 17.9 21.9 22.3 20.8
High Mn. Min (°C)
16.2 16.6 15.1 12.0 11.1 9.3 8.0 8.7 9.8 10.2 13.7 13.6 11.1
Low Mn. Min (°C)
12.8 12.4 11.0 7.4 7.6 4.7 4.5 5.5 6.2 7.3 9.3 10.9 9.7
High Rain (mm)
36.0 86.6 59.0 73.8 80.6 114.6 100.4 101.4 89.6 77.4 52.2 58.4 534.4
Low Rain (mm)
1.0 0.4 2.4 3.8 3.4 17.0 16.0 17.6 20.2 1.0 3.4 2.2 215.8

Strathalbyn Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

STRATHALBYN RACECOURSE

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

Strathalbyn Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
2.2 1.3 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.6 4.2
≥ 35.0°C
5.9 4.6 2.9 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 2.3 3.1 18.6
≥ 30.0°C
9.9 8.9 6.9 2.2 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 2.6 6.4 7.4 43.2
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.3 1.5 1.8 1.7 0.5 0.2 0.0 0.0 6.1
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
36.7 35.9 33.0 27.7 22.3 17.7 17.3 19.6 23.2 27.5 32.2 33.6 29.1
Low Max
21.8 21.4 19.9 17.6 15.3 13.6 12.9 13.3 14.7 16.2 18.3 20.0 14.9
High Min
18.2 18.0 16.0 13.9 12.4 10.6 9.3 9.5 11.1 12.5 14.7 16.0 14.6
Low Min
10.8 10.9 8.6 6.5 5.4 3.8 3.4 3.1 4.2 4.8 7.6 9.4 5.4

Strathalbyn Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
18 18 18 17 18 17 18 18 19 19 19 19 18.1
Earliest Entry
1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
18 18 18 17 17 17 18 18 19 19 19 19 18.1
Earliest Entry
1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
18 18 18 17 17 17 18 18 18 19 19 19 18.0
Earliest Entry
1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

STRATHALBYN RACECOURSE
Mount Lofty Ranges, South Australia
35.2836°S 138.8934°E 58m AMSL
Commenced 1996
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