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Longreach Ap Climate

Longreach Ap Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
37.0 35.7 34.5 31.5 27.0 23.8 23.6 26.1 30.3 34.0 36.2 37.5 31.3
Mean Min (°C)
23.0 22.5 20.3 16.4 11.9 8.1 7.1 8.5 12.6 17.0 20.0 22.1 15.7
Mean Rain (mm)
78.9 79.7 54.7 36.5 25.7 16.7 18.6 11.2 10.4 22.2 30.3 56.2 439.2
Median Rain (mm)
57.7 68.0 39.0 9.6 10.8 5.8 4.1 4.1 3.1 13.8 15.4 43.9 393.5
Mean Rain Days
7.0 6.8 4.8 2.9 2.8 2.2 2.3 2.0 2.2 3.9 4.5 6.3 46.1

Longreach Ap Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
47.3 43.6 43.6 39.6 36.2 34.3 34.0 37.5 40.8 43.8 45.8 46.6 47.3
Low Max (°C)
22.4 21.1 22.0 15.5 15.2 8.3 11.2 12.5 16.2 21.0 21.1 20.7 8.3
High Min (°C)
30.7 30.6 27.1 25.0 21.6 18.5 18.5 19.6 26.0 28.8 29.1 30.7 30.7
Low Min (°C)
13.4 14.5 8.7 2.9 0.5 -1.5 -2.9 -0.9 2.0 4.2 9.3 11.8 -2.9
High Rain (mm)
175.3 121.9 120.4 184.6 95.4 51.0 89.2 31.8 42.8 40.6 66.0 91.4 184.6

Longreach Ap Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
39.9 39.8 38.2 34.3 30.3 27.0 26.2 31.8 34.4 37.4 39.7 41.0 33.2
Low Mn. Max (°C)
30.4 31.3 31.6 26.7 22.2 19.7 20.5 22.8 26.8 30.0 31.2 32.2 29.5
High Mn. Min (°C)
25.7 24.7 22.7 19.2 15.6 11.4 11.8 11.7 16.4 20.3 23.6 24.3 17.4
Low Mn. Min (°C)
19.3 20.2 18.0 13.0 7.9 4.0 3.8 3.8 9.3 13.5 16.6 19.6 13.7
High Rain (mm)
420.4 243.8 413.4 313.8 171.7 97.2 112.0 71.7 70.0 136.6 183.0 195.8 1026.5
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 6.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.8 106.8

Longreach Ap Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

LONGREACH AERO

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

Longreach Ap Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
6.6 2.6 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.1 4.1 8.0 22.5
≥ 35.0°C
23.0 17.9 14.2 3.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.2 3.3 13.0 20.2 24.0 116.8
≥ 30.0°C
28.9 26.5 28.8 22.8 5.5 0.4 0.6 4.0 16.7 26.7 28.1 29.6 215.7
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.8 3.9 1.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 7.2
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.6 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0

Longreach Ap 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
40.7 39.4 37.4 34.4 30.3 27.5 27.1 29.7 34.4 37.7 39.9 41.3 38.0
Low Max
33.1 32.0 32.0 28.4 23.4 19.9 19.6 21.7 25.8 30.0 32.6 33.6 24.0
High Min
25.8 25.0 23.4 20.0 16.5 13.0 12.0 13.5 17.4 20.9 23.6 25.4 23.1
Low Min
20.3 19.8 17.3 13.1 7.4 3.6 2.3 4.0 7.5 12.4 16.1 18.7 7.1

Longreach Ap Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
46 47 48 49 49 49 49 48 48 49 48 48 48.1
Earliest Entry
1968 1968 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1967 1966
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
46 47 48 49 49 49 49 49 49 49 49 48 48.3
Earliest Entry
1968 1968 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1967 1966
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
60 59 60 60 60 60 60 61 61 60 59 59 59.9
Earliest Entry
1950 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950 1949 1949 1949 1949 1949 1949
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

LONGREACH AERO
Central West, Queensland
23.4397°S 144.2828°E 192m AMSL
Commenced 1949
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Weather News

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17:02 EDT

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Tropical Cyclone Tatiana intensifies, may bring dangerous swell to Queensland coast: BoM

16:18 EDT

Queensland's first cyclone of the season poses no immediate threat to the coast but may whip up dangerous swells for south-east beaches early next week, the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says.

ACT pummeled by storms

16:01 EDT

Dark and ominous clouds developed over southern parts of the ACT yesterday afternoon amid a deep and unstable low pressure trough.