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Mitchell Climate

Mitchell Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
34.5 33.3 31.7 28.2 23.6 20.2 19.9 22.3 26.4 29.8 32.1 34.0 28.0
Mean Min (°C)
20.2 19.8 16.9 11.9 7.7 4.2 2.8 4.0 7.8 12.4 16.2 18.7 11.9
Mean Rain (mm)
79.5 71.5 60.8 33.8 31.7 32.4 32.2 22.5 25.9 42.1 56.9 71.6 560.5
Median Rain (mm)
55.6 43.8 41.7 21.6 22.1 21.4 21.2 16.0 15.1 32.0 46.6 54.7 519.6
Mean Rain Days
7.2 5.9 5.4 3.6 3.8 4.0 4.1 3.3 3.8 5.1 6.2 7.2 58.4

Mitchell Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
46.8 43.0 41.0 36.5 33.0 30.2 29.2 36.2 39.3 40.8 42.7 46.2 46.8
Low Max (°C)
21.9 18.9 18.9 15.0 11.3 9.4 9.0 12.1 11.4 15.2 18.2 18.9 9.0
High Min (°C)
29.7 28.4 25.8 22.4 20.9 16.2 15.5 20.0 22.9 23.9 26.1 29.3 29.7
Low Min (°C)
10.1 8.8 4.0 -0.9 -6.4 -6.2 -6.1 -9.4 -3.2 -1.4 3.6 7.5 -9.4
High Rain (mm)
138.4 186.7 165.6 96.4 68.2 99.8 105.2 49.8 102.4 68.1 99.1 147.8 186.7

Mitchell Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
37.6 36.9 35.0 30.6 26.9 22.9 22.0 28.2 31.6 34.1 36.8 37.9 29.6
Low Mn. Max (°C)
30.4 29.6 27.6 24.7 21.6 17.4 16.6 18.2 22.6 25.7 27.5 29.0 26.2
High Mn. Min (°C)
23.3 22.6 19.7 15.4 12.3 7.2 8.9 8.0 11.7 15.5 20.0 21.9 13.3
Low Mn. Min (°C)
17.5 16.9 14.2 7.4 3.9 -0.4 -1.9 0.8 3.7 10.1 12.9 16.1 10.1
High Rain (mm)
328.1 389.0 334.3 333.2 249.4 209.0 366.8 110.4 170.4 236.0 222.6 314.6 1304.4
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 236.4

Mitchell Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

MITCHELL POST OFFICE

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

Mitchell Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40°C
1.4 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.7 1.4 4.2
≥ 35°C
14.0 8.8 4.2 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.6 3.3 7.3 13.0 50.4
≥ 30°C
26.4 22.8 21.5 8.4 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.7 6.7 14.9 20.5 24.9 143.5
≤ 2°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 3.9 10.6 15.0 11.6 3.3 0.1 0.0 0.0 42.9
≤ 0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 6.0 10.1 6.1 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 23.2

Mitchell 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
38.2 37.0 35.0 31.4 26.9 24.1 23.6 26.2 31.2 34.4 36.3 38.0 35.0
Low Max
30.7 29.6 28.6 24.5 20.2 16.4 16.0 18.0 21.3 25.2 27.8 30.0 20.4
High Min
23.2 22.8 20.3 17.0 13.5 9.8 8.8 10.1 13.4 17.3 20.1 22.5 20.2
Low Min
17.1 16.7 13.2 7.4 2.3 -1.0 -2.2 -1.0 2.4 7.4 11.5 14.4 2.4

Mitchell Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
43 43 43 42 43 43 43 43 43 45 44 44 43.2
Earliest Entry
1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1968 1968 1968 1968
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
43 43 42 41 42 43 44 44 43 45 45 44 43.2
Earliest Entry
1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1968 1968 1968 1968
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
126 127 126 126 128 127 129 128 127 128 128 128 127.1
Earliest Entry
1887 1886 1887 1888 1885 1887 1885 1885 1887 1887 1887 1887 1885
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

MITCHELL POST OFFICE
Maranoa, Queensland
26.4888°S 147.9777°E 337m AMSL
Commenced 1884
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Weather News

Canberra's run of cold still running

20:01 EST

Canberra has chilled below freezing every morning this month, and a few days have been quite cold as well.

A breath of fresh air for Sydney

17:47 EST

Over the last week, much of the southeast has been treated to cold, cloud-free nights with light winds.

Hughenden students find their green thumbs in kitchen garden despite the drought

15:30 EST

There have been a few hiccups along the way but the school garden at St Francis' Primary School in Hughenden continues to grow despite the on-going drought.