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Ayr Climate

Ayr Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
31.8 31.6 30.9 29.6 27.6 25.4 25.2 26.2 28.1 29.9 31.2 32.1 29.1
Mean Min (°C)
22.8 22.8 21.5 19.1 16.2 13.0 11.8 12.7 15.2 18.1 20.6 22.1 18.0
Mean Rain (mm)
210.3 228.5 148.0 46.9 41.7 25.1 15.1 15.7 10.3 25.3 45.2 98.2 907.3
Median Rain (mm)
129.0 184.3 111.7 20.7 15.2 11.3 4.0 3.8 2.0 6.0 26.9 58.6 868.2
Mean Rain Days
11.9 12.4 10.2 5.4 4.7 4.0 2.9 3.1 2.1 3.1 5.7 7.3 70.2

Ayr Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
44.0 40.6 37.0 36.0 33.2 32.2 32.5 34.1 36.5 38.0 41.0 42.5 44.0
Low Max (°C)
24.0 17.5 24.0 20.4 15.4 12.4 15.6 14.8 20.5 23.2 23.8 24.1 12.4
High Min (°C)
29.1 28.0 27.2 26.7 23.8 22.5 21.7 21.6 24.6 25.4 27.8 27.1 29.1
Low Min (°C)
17.4 16.7 11.9 8.5 3.7 2.2 1.4 2.0 5.6 7.7 11.5 12.5 1.4
High Rain (mm)
189.6 210.1 254.0 103.0 234.7 78.0 76.4 83.8 52.8 179.8 117.8 206.2 254.0

Ayr Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
34.7 35.3 32.8 31.3 29.8 27.1 26.6 28.1 29.9 31.8 33.8 34.2 30.3
Low Mn. Max (°C)
28.2 29.3 29.1 28.1 25.7 21.9 23.6 24.7 26.6 28.1 28.4 29.4 27.8
High Mn. Min (°C)
24.0 24.2 23.6 21.7 20.3 16.5 16.5 15.0 19.9 20.6 22.7 23.8 19.7
Low Mn. Min (°C)
20.0 20.6 19.4 16.6 12.4 9.7 7.8 9.3 12.7 14.9 19.0 20.2 16.5
High Rain (mm)
757.4 880.0 491.4 437.4 360.4 223.5 114.6 110.9 99.6 341.7 242.8 468.0 1759.4
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 0.8 2.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 132.3

Ayr Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

AYR DPI RESEARCH STN

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

Ayr Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.2
≥ 35.0°C
1.6 1.2 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.4 0.9 1.4 5.5
≥ 30.0°C
24.4 21.2 21.5 11.3 2.5 0.2 0.2 1.0 4.3 13.3 22.5 25.5 134.7
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
≤ 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

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
33.8 33.4 32.5 31.0 29.3 27.4 27.0 28.1 30.0 31.7 32.8 33.9 32.3
Low Max
29.7 29.5 29.2 28.1 26.0 23.1 23.3 24.4 26.3 28.1 29.5 30.3 25.6
High Min
24.4 24.3 23.4 21.4 19.4 17.0 15.8 16.1 18.0 21.1 22.9 24.1 23.0
Low Min
21.0 21.2 19.5 16.8 12.7 8.4 7.2 9.0 12.1 15.2 18.2 20.0 12.3

Ayr Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
55 56 56 55 55 55 56 55 55 55 54 57 55.3
Earliest Entry
1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1951 1951
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
56 56 56 55 55 55 56 55 54 55 54 55 55.1
Earliest Entry
1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1951 1951
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
64 62 64 63 64 64 64 64 64 64 62 64 63.5
Earliest Entry
1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1951 1951
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

AYR DPI RESEARCH STN
Lower Burdekin, Queensland
19.6169°S 147.3758°E 17m AMSL
Commenced 1951
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