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Richmond Climate

Richmond Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
36.6 35.8 35.4 33.1 29.5 26.5 26.7 29.1 33.4 36.6 37.5 38.2 33.2
Mean Min (°C)
23.3 22.7 21.0 17.9 13.0 9.8 8.6 9.8 14.7 18.8 21.6 23.3 17.0
Mean Rain (mm)
127.3 87.8 56.2 36.0 8.0 18.7 6.1 5.4 3.6 10.3 52.4 63.6 470.3
Median Rain (mm)
112.6 83.4 33.4 9.2 0.5 0.1 0.6 0.6 0.0 0.4 25.8 39.2 462.8
Mean Rain Days
10.6 9.1 5.7 4.1 1.8 1.9 1.4 1.2 1.2 2.9 6.3 7.8 52.7

Richmond Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
44.6 41.8 41.4 39.0 37.9 34.0 36.1 37.0 40.4 42.6 43.8 45.0 45.0
Low Max (°C)
23.2 24.6 24.0 19.9 13.4 12.5 14.5 14.9 18.9 19.6 24.0 24.0 12.5
High Min (°C)
30.9 28.0 27.2 26.6 23.2 21.5 19.3 20.0 23.8 28.0 30.0 30.1 30.9
Low Min (°C)
15.0 13.1 12.0 6.0 2.3 -1.0 -0.9 0.3 5.0 5.7 12.5 15.7 -1.0
High Rain (mm)
85.6 70.0 88.0 72.8 28.8 48.8 17.2 31.6 13.8 31.0 80.0 68.0 88.0

Richmond Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
40.1 38.6 38.2 35.4 32.8 28.4 28.8 32.5 35.9 38.7 40.1 41.0 34.8
Low Mn. Max (°C)
30.7 32.1 32.2 30.5 27.0 21.7 25.2 27.4 32.1 34.6 34.0 33.5 31.9
High Mn. Min (°C)
25.3 24.9 22.7 20.3 17.3 13.0 12.0 12.1 18.1 21.2 24.1 24.7 18.3
Low Mn. Min (°C)
22.1 20.4 17.9 13.0 8.4 7.0 6.2 7.4 13.1 15.9 19.7 21.4 15.5
High Rain (mm)
324.6 194.2 179.0 190.6 36.0 146.0 42.8 39.6 38.6 69.8 183.4 139.6 854.6
Low Rain (mm)
12.6 21.8 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.2 12.6 219.0

Richmond Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

RICHMOND AIRPORT

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

Richmond Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
5.3 2.0 0.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 3.8 6.9 10.3 28.9
≥ 35.0°C
22.3 18.6 17.8 8.4 0.4 0.0 0.1 0.9 10.7 23.6 25.2 25.8 151.3
≥ 30.0°C
28.8 26.7 28.4 25.9 15.0 5.4 4.4 11.7 24.3 29.9 29.0 29.9 256.2
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 1.6 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.5
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
39.0 39.0 38.0 36.0 32.8 30.7 30.0 33.0 36.4 39.6 40.2 41.7 38.5
Low Max
32.7 32.0 33.0 30.9 26.8 22.7 23.0 25.0 29.2 33.7 34.2 34.2 27.0
High Min
25.2 25.0 23.9 21.6 17.6 15.0 13.4 14.7 19.0 22.9 24.8 26.7 23.9
Low Min
21.0 20.4 18.0 14.6 8.0 5.1 4.0 5.1 10.9 14.1 18.0 20.1 9.0

Richmond Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
16 16 16 16 16 16 17 16 16 17 17 17 16.3
Earliest Entry
1999 1999 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
16 16 16 17 17 16 17 16 16 17 17 17 16.3
Earliest Entry
1999 1999 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
15 16 17 16 16 16 17 16 16 17 17 17 16.2
Earliest Entry
1999 1999 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

RICHMOND AIRPORT
Nth Goldfields, Queensland
20.7017°S 143.1167°E 206m AMSL
Commenced 1998
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Weather News

Tropical Cyclone Alfred emerges over the Gulf

13:45 EDT

Early today, a tropical low that has been lingering over the Gulf of Carpentaria was upgraded to tropical cyclone.

Alice Springs the calm centre of Australia's wild weekend weather

13:15 EDT

With wild weather having erupted across the margins of the continent over the weekend, the interior of Australia was pleasantly devoid of significant weather.

Fears hay stocks could run low into winter if good rain does not fall in Hunter Valley

13:13 EDT

A hay contractor in the New South Wales Hunter Valley says the region is drier than he has seen it in over a decade, and that without good rainfall leading into winter, hay supplies could run low.