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Coonawarra Climate

Coonawarra Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
27.6 28.3 24.5 20.8 17.1 14.4 13.9 14.8 16.2 19.3 22.1 24.8 20.3
Mean Min (°C)
11.5 12.2 10.3 8.2 6.6 4.5 4.6 4.9 5.9 7.2 8.6 9.8 7.8
Mean Rain (mm)
21.8 22.1 36.9 53.6 63.6 65.1 92.5 84.1 67.6 50.9 50.5 34.4 640.9
Median Rain (mm)
19.4 9.6 28.6 46.9 59.5 65.3 86.3 74.2 62.6 37.0 41.3 26.1 644.5
Mean Rain Days
7.2 5.2 9.8 13.6 16.6 19.2 21.5 21.6 18.2 14.7 11.7 9.7 152.5

Coonawarra Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
43.3 43.8 38.4 33.6 28.3 20.0 22.0 24.2 29.8 34.0 39.7 42.0 43.8
Low Max (°C)
16.8 16.9 14.2 11.0 9.4 9.7 8.3 8.9 10.4 9.6 13.2 12.9 8.3
High Min (°C)
24.8 25.6 20.8 19.8 16.5 13.6 12.8 13.2 16.5 21.3 22.5 21.0 25.6
Low Min (°C)
2.9 0.8 0.2 -0.5 -3.3 -5.3 -5.5 -3.1 -1.8 -4.4 -0.6 0.7 -5.5
High Rain (mm)
35.1 43.9 43.0 34.6 24.4 24.4 26.0 27.7 42.0 28.2 106.0 31.5 106.0

Coonawarra Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
30.5 31.0 27.5 23.3 18.6 17.1 15.0 16.7 18.0 21.8 26.1 27.4 21.2
Low Mn. Max (°C)
24.5 26.3 21.2 17.7 15.1 12.9 13.1 13.7 14.4 17.1 19.1 22.9 19.8
High Mn. Min (°C)
15.8 14.0 14.3 10.1 8.4 6.7 6.4 6.6 8.3 9.2 11.4 11.9 8.9
Low Mn. Min (°C)
9.1 10.0 7.8 6.2 4.4 0.2 2.7 2.5 3.4 5.7 7.0 8.2 6.6
High Rain (mm)
47.7 95.1 115.6 119.1 101.1 108.7 155.7 150.6 122.9 149.8 127.2 83.6 816.8
Low Rain (mm)
8.5 0.2 1.8 10.3 23.7 17.1 49.6 26.0 17.2 5.2 10.5 5.6 378.0

Coonawarra Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

COONAWARRA

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

Coonawarra Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40°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 1.6
≥ 35°C
3.9 4.5 0.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.7 2.5 11.2
≥ 30°C
9.7 10.6 4.9 1.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6 2.9 6.4 32.7
≤ 2°C
0.0 0.1 0.3 2.1 4.0 7.1 6.3 6.1 5.3 2.4 1.3 0.3 31.8
≤ 0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 1.9 4.3 2.6 2.3 1.1 0.7 0.2 0.0 12.2

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
34.9 35.5 31.0 26.7 20.6 16.4 15.8 17.5 20.0 24.4 28.3 32.2 28.0
Low Max
21.5 22.0 19.5 16.5 14.2 12.2 11.9 12.5 13.3 15.1 17.0 18.8 13.9
High Min
15.8 16.5 14.7 12.7 10.3 8.3 7.8 7.8 9.5 11.1 12.8 13.6 12.8
Low Min
7.3 7.5 5.8 3.9 2.2 0.0 0.9 1.5 1.7 3.2 4.5 5.7 3.0

Coonawarra Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
16 17 16 16 16 16 16 16 17 16 16 15 15.9
Earliest Entry
1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1966 1966 1966
Latest Entry
1983 1983 1983 1983 1983 1983 1983 1983 1983 1982 1982 1982 1983
Years of Maxima
15 17 16 16 16 16 16 15 17 16 16 15 15.8
Earliest Entry
1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1966 1966 1966
Latest Entry
1983 1983 1983 1983 1983 1983 1983 1982 1983 1982 1982 1982 1983
Years of Rainfall
20 19 19 19 19 19 19 19 19 18 19 19 18.9
Earliest Entry
1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1966 1966 1966
Latest Entry
1986 1985 1985 1985 1985 1985 1985 1985 1985 1984 1985 1985 1986

Station Details

COONAWARRA
Lower South East, South Australia
37.3000°S 140.8333°E 59m AMSL
Commenced 1965 / Closed 1986
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Weather News

Spring starting damp in WA

18:11 EST

The Southwest Land Division is starting spring as winter ended, wet, helping grain crops recover after a drier-than-normal winter The Southwest Land Division dried out during August then picked up reasonable rain at the end of the month and is about to get spring off to a wet start, giving grain farmers some hope.

Rains fall across Mallee over weekend but farmers want more

16:36 EST

Broadacre crop growers in the Mallee region of South Australia and Victoria could be able to minimise losses from severe frost if they get more decent rain.

South Australia warned of another severe bushfire season

15:08 EST

The latest bushfire outlook has warned of a heightened risk of fires across South Australia this summer.