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Gold Coast Climate

Gold Coast Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
28.7 28.7 27.8 25.9 23.5 21.4 21.1 21.9 24.0 25.4 26.8 27.9 25.2
Mean Min (°C)
21.8 21.8 20.7 18.3 15.3 13.1 12.0 12.5 14.8 16.9 19.0 20.5 17.1
Mean Rain (mm)
136.2 184.3 118.7 136.2 119.5 116.1 53.8 66.6 45.6 93.5 127.2 150.4 1337.4
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
14.2 14.2 15.3 12.2 12.1 10.8 8.4 7.1 8.5 9.8 12.2 12.5 133.5

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 26.8 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 24.6 27.3
Low Min (°C)
17.2 17.2 13.4 8.9 6.6 3.8 2.5 4.2 8.3 9.5 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 22.0 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)
399.8 471.2 222.4 385.6 339.6 455.8 172.2 204.2 163.6 374.4 440.6 490.4 2021.8
Low Rain (mm)
5.2 17.4 13.0 13.4 36.2 12.4 1.0 0.0 3.2 1.6 24.6 20.8 839.8

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 0.3 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.4 1.3
≥ 30.0°C
8.7 6.5 4.2 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.6 1.9 3.5 6.1 31.5
≤ 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
22 22 21 22 22 22 22 22 22 22 21 21 21.7
Earliest Entry
1993 1992 1993 1992 1992 1992 1992 1992 1992 1993 1993 1993 1992
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
22 22 21 22 22 23 22 23 22 22 21 21 21.9
Earliest Entry
1993 1992 1993 1992 1992 1992 1992 1992 1992 1993 1993 1993 1992
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
19 18 19 19 19 19 19 20 21 21 20 20 19.3
Earliest Entry
1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

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

High pressure blocking any relief for inland SA

12:22 EDT

A stubborn high pressure system currently squatting over the Great Australian Bight is the main culprit for rising temperatures across country SA.

Flash flooding predicted between drenched Mackay and Townsville in Queensland

11:32 EDT

The weather bureau is warning residents in north Queensland to prepare for heavy downpours, flash flooding and thunderstorms.

BoM forecasts 40C for Perth as expected five-day heatwave begins

10:45 EDT

Perth is heading for a scorching 40 degrees Celsius on day one of a heatwave that is expected to last for at least five days.