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Musgrave Climate

Musgrave Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
33.5 32.7 32.4 31.8 31.0 30.0 29.8 31.2 33.7 35.0 35.9 35.0 32.7
Mean Min (°C)
23.3 23.5 22.5 19.7 17.2 14.7 13.4 13.6 15.6 18.3 20.8 22.9 18.8
Mean Rain (mm)
274.2 295.8 237.3 72.7 15.1 9.5 4.1 2.9 3.4 13.7 59.2 182.5 1174.4
Median Rain (mm)
250.1 260.5 220.3 53.1 6.6 2.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.0 35.0 152.5 1103.8
Mean Rain Days
16.9 17.0 15.3 6.6 2.4 1.7 0.9 0.6 0.5 1.3 4.2 10.3 75.7

Musgrave Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
39.9 38.0 37.0 35.2 35.0 34.6 34.2 36.4 39.6 40.4 41.0 41.8 41.8
Low Max (°C)
24.9 26.0 25.7 24.2 23.0 22.4 22.4 23.3 27.0 25.4 26.8 24.7 22.4
High Min (°C)
27.3 27.4 25.6 24.8 23.5 23.0 22.8 22.5 24.0 24.5 26.5 27.0 27.4
Low Min (°C)
18.0 18.0 17.2 13.6 8.2 5.5 2.4 6.2 6.4 10.8 14.5 16.0 2.4
High Rain (mm)
229.6 153.9 224.3 348.2 97.0 77.7 48.5 54.6 76.2 101.0 124.5 288.8 348.2

Musgrave Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
35.5 33.8 33.4 32.9 32.1 32.1 31.6 33.4 35.2 36.2 37.3 37.4 33.7
Low Mn. Max (°C)
31.6 30.9 31.2 30.6 29.5 27.6 28.4 29.1 32.3 33.4 33.1 31.9 31.8
High Mn. Min (°C)
24.2 24.1 23.6 22.9 19.9 16.8 18.5 17.9 20.1 20.8 22.9 23.9 21.1
Low Mn. Min (°C)
21.4 20.6 20.3 17.1 14.5 12.2 9.8 11.1 13.4 14.5 18.5 21.5 17.3
High Rain (mm)
599.9 724.7 702.0 680.6 102.4 86.8 95.3 62.2 108.5 139.0 399.0 816.5 2031.1
Low Rain (mm)
74.7 42.7 14.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.3 400.5

Musgrave Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

MUSGRAVE

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

Musgrave Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.3 0.3 0.6
≥ 35.0°C
7.9 3.2 1.3 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.6 6.3 15.1 22.2 16.5 68.0
≥ 30.0°C
28.0 25.6 27.5 27.1 24.6 15.8 14.6 24.1 28.8 28.9 28.5 27.7 272.6
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
36.0 34.8 34.0 33.2 32.5 31.9 31.3 32.9 35.4 36.6 37.6 37.3 35.7
Low Max
31.3 30.7 31.0 30.8 29.7 28.2 28.0 29.5 32.0 33.3 34.5 32.5 30.0
High Min
24.5 24.5 24.0 22.5 20.2 18.4 17.0 17.4 19.0 21.6 23.6 24.5 23.6
Low Min
21.8 22.4 20.6 16.8 14.0 11.6 9.8 10.5 12.7 14.9 17.9 20.8 13.4

Musgrave Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
17 18 17 17 18 18 18 17 17 19 19 19 18.0
Earliest Entry
1992 1992 1992 1992 1992 1992 1992 1992 1992 1991 1991 1991 1991
Latest Entry
2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2011 2011 2011 2011 2012
Years of Maxima
17 18 19 18 18 18 18 17 18 19 19 19 18.2
Earliest Entry
1992 1992 1992 1992 1992 1992 1992 1992 1992 1991 1991 1991 1991
Latest Entry
2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2011 2011 2011 2011 2012
Years of Rainfall
102 101 100 100 101 100 100 100 99 99 100 98 99.9
Earliest Entry
1888 1887 1888 1888 1887 1887 1887 1887 1887 1887 1887 1887 1887
Latest Entry
2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2011 2011 2011 2011 2012

Station Details

MUSGRAVE
Peninsula, Queensland
14.7803°S 143.5036°E 79m AMSL
Commenced 1887
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Weather News

When it rains over Uluru

12:19 EST

The sunrise this morning likely made the ancient sandstone formation of Uluru glow a glorious red at dawn, although cloud and rain from today should lead to more demure morning displays for the next couple of days.

Lake Eyre gets late flow from Queensland and more SA rainfall than usual

11:59 EST

Water is flowing into outback Lake Eyre, but somewhat differently from past flooding of the remote saltpan, travel guide Rex Ellis says.

Severe weather warning cancelled for South Australia as wild weather eases

22:08 EST

A severe weather warning for parts of South Australia has been cancelled after a day of wet and windy weather.