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Taroom Climate

Taroom Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
33.8 33.0 31.7 28.8 24.7 21.6 21.1 23.2 26.9 30.0 32.0 33.4 28.3
Mean Min (°C)
20.7 20.4 18.2 14.2 9.8 6.5 5.1 6.6 10.5 14.7 17.7 19.7 13.6
Mean Rain (mm)
98.0 87.3 63.8 37.1 36.4 34.7 31.5 26.9 31.7 53.9 72.7 90.4 662.1
Median Rain (mm)
89.3 62.5 46.0 22.4 24.3 24.3 20.2 18.7 21.1 46.2 59.2 77.9 627.5
Mean Rain Days
7.4 6.7 5.6 3.7 3.9 3.7 4.0 3.3 3.5 5.5 6.7 7.5 59.1

Taroom Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
45.3 43.3 42.0 36.9 34.7 32.8 30.0 37.0 41.4 41.2 42.8 44.0 45.3
Low Max (°C)
20.7 19.4 19.0 14.7 12.2 9.6 10.0 12.2 13.9 16.9 19.6 18.9 9.6
High Min (°C)
28.6 28.9 24.5 25.1 21.1 17.5 18.8 18.7 21.0 23.4 25.6 27.2 28.9
Low Min (°C)
12.6 11.1 7.2 2.9 -3.3 -4.6 -5.6 -4.0 -2.8 2.2 5.2 8.7 -5.6
High Rain (mm)
119.4 144.2 124.8 109.0 142.2 96.8 109.2 92.0 81.0 176.2 109.0 177.0 177.0

Taroom Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
36.9 36.7 34.9 31.2 27.9 24.0 23.8 28.5 32.9 34.2 36.4 37.1 30.0
Low Mn. Max (°C)
30.4 29.1 28.3 25.4 21.6 18.3 18.1 19.6 23.2 26.0 28.2 29.6 26.5
High Mn. Min (°C)
22.7 22.3 20.5 17.3 14.7 10.8 10.3 9.8 14.5 18.0 20.8 21.9 15.0
Low Mn. Min (°C)
18.6 17.6 15.1 10.5 6.1 2.4 1.2 3.3 6.5 12.1 15.0 17.3 12.2
High Rain (mm)
273.1 421.1 403.1 197.8 270.1 228.6 240.8 181.9 185.7 228.7 292.0 380.9 1594.0
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 2.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 243.0

Taroom Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

TAROOM POST OFFICE

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

Taroom Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
1.1 0.3 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.4 0.6 2.6
≥ 35.0°C
11.8 7.7 3.6 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.5 2.9 6.1 10.2 43.1
≥ 30.0°C
26.7 23.7 23.0 10.6 0.8 0.0 0.0 0.8 6.2 15.8 21.9 25.4 154.9
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.7 4.5 9.3 5.3 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 20.4
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.5 4.6 1.8 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 8.0

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
37.1 36.2 34.7 31.8 27.7 24.8 24.2 26.6 30.7 33.9 35.6 36.9 34.4
Low Max
30.1 29.8 28.8 26.1 21.4 18.2 17.8 19.4 22.8 26.2 28.3 29.8 21.7
High Min
23.2 23.0 21.3 18.2 14.8 11.4 10.6 11.9 15.6 18.6 21.0 22.5 20.8
Low Min
18.1 17.6 15.0 10.6 4.6 1.9 0.0 1.7 5.4 10.3 14.0 16.8 5.0

Taroom Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
56 57 57 56 57 56 57 56 57 57 57 56 56.7
Earliest Entry
1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
56 57 57 56 56 56 57 56 57 57 57 56 56.5
Earliest Entry
1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
126 127 128 128 129 128 129 129 129 128 126 126 127.6
Earliest Entry
1887 1888 1887 1878 1873 1887 1873 1878 1877 1877 1887 1879 1873
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

TAROOM POST OFFICE
Central Highlands, Queensland
25.6408°S 149.7958°E 199m AMSL
Commenced 1870
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Weather News

Victoria weather: Strong winds hit Melbourne, southern parts of state as cold front moves through

21:31 EST

A deep cold front has swept through Melbourne and parts of southern Victoria, uprooting trees and damaging buildings with wind gusts of more than 100 kilometres per hour (kph).

Dry season storm dumps heavy rain on Darwin

18:23 EST

A 90-minute downpour has seen Darwin record more than twice as much rain as usual for the entire month of May.

Wet season wraps up with below average rainfall for many Top End cattle stations

17:53 EST

Despite a promising start to the wet season, many Top End cattle stations are entering the dry season with The bulk of the season's rain came with a monsoon trough which moved over the Northern Territory in , with little follow-up rain throughout January and February.