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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)
27.2 27.5 24.9 21.1 17.2 14.5 13.9 14.9 16.9 19.4 22.6 24.8 20.4
Mean Min (°C)
11.5 11.7 10.1 7.8 6.8 5.5 5.1 5.3 6.5 7.2 8.7 10.1 8.0
Mean Rain (mm)
27.2 18.3 30.7 39.1 53.4 81.5 88.0 86.8 67.8 49.1 36.2 37.9 613.1
Median Rain (mm)
18.8 15.8 21.4 27.3 49.2 68.8 75.7 72.6 63.2 46.5 28.8 26.6 545.6
Mean Rain Days
6.4 5.3 8.0 11.3 16.3 19.3 20.3 19.5 16.7 13.8 9.6 9.0 151.8

Coonawarra Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
44.5 43.6 40.8 36.2 29.9 23.2 23.2 25.5 31.2 35.8 37.8 42.8 44.5
Low Max (°C)
14.5 14.2 15.6 13.0 7.0 9.2 7.8 8.6 9.9 12.0 12.7 14.7 7.0
High Min (°C)
29.0 26.8 24.1 21.3 17.0 14.5 13.5 14.1 18.0 19.5 22.7 25.1 29.0
Low Min (°C)
0.2 2.2 0.0 -2.2 -3.0 -3.0 -3.3 -3.6 -2.6 -2.2 0.0 0.5 -3.6
High Rain (mm)
79.6 36.6 49.0 47.0 33.4 49.4 41.4 39.8 50.8 35.1 47.8 49.2 79.6

Coonawarra Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
30.6 31.4 29.0 24.0 19.0 16.0 14.8 16.6 18.9 22.7 27.4 27.4 21.6
Low Mn. Max (°C)
23.6 24.4 22.2 17.6 14.5 13.0 12.8 12.9 14.3 16.7 19.6 20.3 19.4
High Mn. Min (°C)
14.3 14.6 12.9 10.3 10.2 7.6 6.6 7.1 8.6 8.7 12.1 13.3 8.9
Low Mn. Min (°C)
8.6 8.6 8.3 4.9 5.0 2.3 2.2 3.4 4.4 4.3 6.6 7.6 6.9
High Rain (mm)
101.7 55.6 80.0 83.6 120.2 168.9 214.2 160.6 134.4 87.2 80.3 105.4 765.9
Low Rain (mm)
1.6 0.0 4.6 4.0 6.6 13.5 30.2 29.1 20.6 6.7 6.8 5.6 362.2

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
≥ 40.0°C
0.9 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.4
≥ 35.0°C
4.0 3.6 1.8 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.8 1.9 11.8
≥ 30.0°C
9.3 9.3 6.1 1.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.9 3.5 5.7 35.1
≤ 2.0°C
0.1 0.0 0.6 2.5 4.0 5.8 5.7 5.0 3.1 2.7 0.9 0.3 29.8
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 1.6 2.6 2.1 1.8 0.4 0.3 0.0 0.0 9.2

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
34.3 34.5 31.8 26.0 20.4 16.4 15.6 17.3 20.0 24.2 29.2 31.3 27.9
Low Max
21.0 21.2 19.7 16.8 14.5 12.4 12.0 12.5 13.8 15.4 17.0 19.0 14.0
High Min
15.6 16.1 14.6 12.5 10.9 9.2 8.4 8.5 10.1 11.4 13.5 14.4 12.8
Low Min
6.9 6.7 5.2 3.0 2.1 1.1 1.1 1.6 2.7 3.0 4.0 5.4 3.2

Coonawarra Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
28 29 28 28 29 29 29 29 29 29 29 29 28.6
Earliest Entry
1986 1986 1986 1986 1986 1986 1986 1986 1986 1985 1985 1985 1985
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
28 29 28 29 29 29 29 29 29 29 29 30 28.8
Earliest Entry
1986 1986 1986 1986 1986 1986 1986 1986 1986 1985 1985 1985 1985
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
28 28 27 28 28 28 28 28 27 28 29 29 27.9
Earliest Entry
1986 1986 1986 1986 1986 1986 1986 1986 1985 1985 1985 1985 1985
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

COONAWARRA
Lower South East, South Australia
37.2906°S 140.8254°E 57m AMSL
Commenced 1985
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