Gold Coast Climate

Gold Coast Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
28.8 28.8 27.9 26.0 23.6 21.4 21.2 22.0 24.0 25.4 26.9 27.9 25.3
Mean Min (°C)
21.8 21.8 20.8 18.2 15.3 13.2 12.0 12.5 14.8 16.8 19.0 20.5 17.2
Mean Rain (mm)
146.1 180.5 129.1 138.4 112.7 123.3 53.3 65.4 45.1 88.2 121.3 142.3 1341.2
Median Rain (mm)
100.8 140.0 89.9 85.3 106.4 57.2 37.8 19.4 25.0 66.4 101.0 126.2 1265.8
Mean Rain Days
14.1 14.3 15.2 12.0 11.6 10.9 8.3 7.2 8.8 9.5 12.0 12.7 130.4

Gold Coast Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
38.5 40.5 36.3 33.3 29.4 27.1 28.9 32.4 33.0 36.8 35.5 39.4 40.5
Low Max (°C)
22.8 22.3 22.2 19.3 17.0 14.5 15.6 15.0 16.9 17.5 19.8 20.9 14.5
High Min (°C)
26.0 27.3 26.2 23.8 21.8 19.1 21.8 19.4 20.7 22.7 24.0 24.9 27.3
Low Min (°C)
17.2 17.2 13.4 8.9 6.6 3.8 2.5 4.2 7.9 9.4 8.2 14.7 2.5
High Rain (mm)
178.2 140.0 122.0 183.4 126.0 350.8 100.6 144.0 87.0 127.0 149.8 112.2 350.8

Gold Coast Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
30.8 31.3 30.0 27.8 26.0 23.0 22.2 24.6 26.2 27.8 28.7 31.4 26.6
Low Mn. Max (°C)
25.8 25.8 25.0 23.6 21.4 18.8 18.3 18.4 21.0 22.3 24.1 25.4 22.9
High Mn. Min (°C)
22.7 24.0 22.1 19.3 17.5 14.9 15.7 14.2 16.3 18.1 20.4 21.9 18.7
Low Mn. Min (°C)
20.4 20.8 19.1 15.9 13.4 11.3 9.3 9.9 12.7 15.0 17.4 18.8 16.1
High Rain (mm)
399.8 471.2 394.0 385.6 339.6 455.8 172.2 204.2 163.6 374.4 440.6 490.4 2021.8
Low Rain (mm)
5.2 17.4 13.0 13.4 17.4 12.4 1.0 0.0 3.2 1.6 24.6 20.8 832.4

Gold Coast Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

GOLD COAST SEAWAY

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

Gold Coast Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
≥ 35.0°C
0.4 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.3 1.2
≥ 30.0°C
9.0 7.0 4.6 0.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.6 1.8 3.5 6.0 32.0
≤ 2.0°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
≤ 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

Gold Coast 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
31.5 31.4 30.1 27.8 25.5 23.5 23.4 24.6 26.8 28.6 30.0 30.6 29.1
Low Max
26.0 26.1 25.6 23.7 21.5 19.1 19.0 19.3 20.8 21.9 23.5 24.8 21.0
High Min
23.5 23.7 22.6 20.2 17.8 16.0 14.9 15.2 17.5 19.3 21.0 22.6 21.6
Low Min
19.9 20.0 18.9 16.6 12.4 9.8 8.8 9.7 12.1 14.6 16.5 18.4 12.2

Gold Coast Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
25 25 24 25 25 24 24 24 24 24 23 23 24.1
Earliest Entry
1993 1992 1993 1992 1992 1992 1992 1992 1992 1993 1993 1993 1992
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
24 25 24 25 25 25 24 25 24 24 23 23 24.3
Earliest Entry
1993 1992 1993 1992 1992 1992 1992 1992 1992 1993 1993 1993 1992
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
21 21 22 21 22 21 21 22 22 23 22 22 21.6
Earliest Entry
1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

GOLD COAST SEAWAY
Southeast Coast, Queensland
27.9390°S 153.4283°E 3m AMSL
Commenced 1987
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