Kybybolite Research Centre Climate

Kybybolite Research Centre Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
27.9 28.5 25.3 21.0 16.8 13.9 13.3 14.2 15.9 19.0 22.2 25.7 20.3
Mean Min (°C)
11.4 11.8 10.8 8.4 6.8 4.9 4.6 5.0 5.8 6.5 7.8 10.0 7.8
Mean Rain (mm)
23.6 23.6 26.0 39.9 57.6 60.6 70.9 69.1 61.1 51.4 36.9 32.4 551.9
Median Rain (mm)
16.6 16.2 18.5 34.6 53.2 54.6 67.4 70.1 62.6 50.1 28.4 22.9 551.1
Mean Rain Days
5.5 4.9 6.6 10.6 15.1 16.8 19.2 18.8 15.7 13.0 9.9 8.1 141.4

Kybybolite Research Centre Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
44.0 43.4 40.7 34.2 27.8 21.8 23.0 27.8 31.0 33.7 39.7 43.3 44.0
Low Max (°C)
16.0 16.4 14.6 11.0 8.6 7.2 7.4 7.2 8.8 9.4 11.0 14.0 7.2
High Min (°C)
29.5 29.8 23.0 20.9 16.8 12.7 12.0 12.5 15.0 21.3 23.4 28.0 29.8
Low Min (°C)
2.0 0.8 0.8 -2.1 -2.8 -5.0 -5.2 -3.0 -2.5 -2.8 -1.5 -0.5 -5.2
High Rain (mm)
59.7 58.7 80.5 62.8 49.0 37.6 29.2 30.6 39.1 53.1 59.4 47.2 80.5

Kybybolite Research Centre Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
32.0 31.9 28.1 23.8 18.2 15.9 15.1 16.8 17.6 21.7 26.7 32.2 21.2
Low Mn. Max (°C)
24.4 26.8 22.6 17.0 14.4 12.4 11.9 12.7 13.8 16.8 19.0 22.7 19.4
High Mn. Min (°C)
15.8 14.5 14.7 11.8 8.9 7.9 6.7 7.1 7.6 8.8 10.2 12.8 8.8
Low Mn. Min (°C)
8.4 9.2 8.4 5.5 4.4 0.9 2.0 2.9 3.4 4.8 6.0 7.9 7.0
High Rain (mm)
123.5 108.8 118.9 135.5 148.1 166.3 200.0 147.6 148.0 126.2 110.9 155.4 891.9
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 0.0 0.2 0.0 2.0 8.2 21.9 7.9 12.1 4.5 0.0 0.3 305.2

Kybybolite Research Centre Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

KYBYBOLITE RESEARCH CENTRE

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

Kybybolite Research Centre Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.9 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 1.8
≥ 35.0°C
4.3 4.2 1.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6 2.7 13.3
≥ 30.0°C
10.3 11.3 6.5 1.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.5 3.5 7.7 40.7
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.1 0.3 1.7 3.8 6.4 6.4 5.6 5.1 4.2 2.7 0.2 35.4
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.9 2.9 2.6 1.6 1.1 0.8 0.4 0.1 10.1

Kybybolite Research Centre 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
34.9 35.0 31.7 26.5 20.2 15.8 15.3 16.6 19.7 24.2 29.0 32.7 28.6
Low Max
22.0 22.3 19.9 16.5 13.7 11.8 11.2 11.8 12.9 14.9 16.8 19.5 13.4
High Min
16.1 16.6 15.6 12.9 10.6 8.4 7.6 8.0 9.5 10.9 12.5 14.2 12.8
Low Min
6.8 7.1 6.0 3.9 2.4 0.7 1.0 1.6 1.7 2.1 2.9 5.4 2.9

Kybybolite Research Centre Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
31 31 30 30 30 29 30 30 29 30 29 30 29.8
Earliest Entry
1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965
Latest Entry
1995 1995 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1995
Years of Maxima
31 31 30 30 30 30 30 30 29 30 30 30 29.9
Earliest Entry
1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965
Latest Entry
1995 1995 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1995
Years of Rainfall
89 89 89 89 89 87 88 88 88 88 88 89 88.3
Earliest Entry
1907 1907 1907 1907 1907 1907 1907 1907 1907 1907 1907 1906 1906
Latest Entry
1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1995

Station Details

KYBYBOLITE RESEARCH CENTRE
Lower South East, South Australia
36.8803°S 140.9286°E 95m AMSL
Commenced 1906 / Closed 1995
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14:26 EDT

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Bushfires threatening Tasmania's Great Lake region and Tahune

13:59 EDT

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BOM forecaster Mike Bergin retires after 49 'magnificent' years

13:24 EDT

Mike Bergin "stumbled" into a career with the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) at the age of 18 and is retiring after five decades, having witnessed firsthand the monumental changes not only in forecasting technology, but also Australia's climate.