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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)
37.1 35.9 34.7 31.5 27.1 23.7 23.6 26.0 30.2 34.0 36.3 37.5 31.4
Mean Min (°C)
23.1 22.5 20.5 16.5 12.1 8.3 7.1 8.5 12.6 16.9 20.1 22.2 15.8
Mean Rain (mm)
78.7 77.2 54.2 34.8 24.8 19.3 19.0 11.3 12.1 21.5 29.8 55.3 437.5
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
7.1 6.7 4.8 2.8 2.8 2.3 2.3 2.0 2.4 3.8 4.5 6.3 45.8

Longreach Ap Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
47.3 45.0 43.6 39.6 36.5 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 9.1 12.5 16.2 21.0 21.1 20.7 8.3
High Min (°C)
30.7 31.5 28.5 25.9 25.2 20.0 19.4 19.6 26.0 28.8 29.1 30.7 31.5
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 58.6 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 39.1 34.6 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 25.5 30.0 31.2 32.2 29.5
High Mn. Min (°C)
25.7 24.7 24.0 20.3 16.4 12.0 11.8 11.7 16.4 20.3 23.6 24.9 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)
420.4 243.8 413.4 313.8 171.7 173.8 112.0 71.7 130.8 136.6 183.0 195.8 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
6.9 3.0 0.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.1 4.2 7.9 23.2
≥ 35.0°C
23.3 18.3 15.0 3.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.2 3.2 12.9 20.4 24.1 117.3
≥ 30.0°C
28.9 26.6 28.9 22.9 6.0 0.5 0.6 4.0 16.4 26.6 28.1 29.5 214.2
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.8 3.7 1.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 6.8
≤ 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
49 50 51 52 52 51 51 50 50 51 50 50 50.5
Earliest Entry
1968 1968 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1967 1966
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
49 50 51 52 52 51 51 51 51 51 51 50 50.7
Earliest Entry
1968 1968 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1967 1966
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
63 62 63 63 63 62 62 63 63 62 61 61 62.3
Earliest Entry
1950 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950 1949 1949 1949 1949 1949 1949
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

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

Heating up in Sydney

16:59 EDT

Temperatures have been steadily climbing across the Sydney basin today, the second day of a prolonged period of heat for the region.

Tropical thunder at the top of Down Under

12:55 EDT

Weather news of late has been focussed on the heatwave conditions plaguing southeastern Australia - and rightly so: these conditions are severe.

100 years ago, a cyclone without a name killed 30 people and almost levelled a young city

10:09 EDT

Nearly one year after tropical cyclone Debbie hit the north Queensland coast, the region is marking the centenary of another destructive cyclone, which all but flattened the young town of Mackay.