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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

Scorpions, rats emerge as rain continues to fall in flood-hit Tennant Creek

22:25 EDT

Less than three weeks into 2017, the desert town of Tennant Creek in the NT is already just 89 millimetres shy of reaching its average yearly rainfall, with the unusual downpour said to be leading to an influx of creepy crawlies.

Central Australian tourists treated to 'desert in her party dress' after constant rainfall

22:16 EDT

Rain has continued to fall in parts of Central Australia, ensuring the current greenery continues.

Rivers rising and roads cut across northern Western Australia

18:18 EDT

The Great Northern Highway has been closed between Fitzroy Crossing and Halls Creek, as rivers rise across northern Western Australia following a week of steady rain.