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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

Lake Eyre gets late flow from Queensland and more SA rainfall than usual

12:31 EST

Water is flowing into outback Lake Eyre, but somewhat differently from past flooding of the remote saltpan, travel guide Rex Ellis says.

Kiwis in for a pounding

12:24 EST

A strong and complex low is moving over New Zealand and has been generating heavy rain, isolated thunderstorms and gale force winds.

When it rains over Uluru

12:19 EST

The sunrise this morning likely made the ancient sandstone formation of Uluru glow a glorious red at dawn, although cloud and rain from today should lead to more demure morning displays for the next couple of days.