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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 33.4 31.8 28.2 23.8 20.2 19.9 22.3 26.3 29.9 32.2 34.0 28.1
Mean Min (°C)
20.3 19.7 17.0 11.9 7.7 4.4 2.9 4.0 7.9 12.4 16.2 18.7 11.9
Mean Rain (mm)
80.9 71.2 60.8 33.3 31.3 33.2 32.2 22.8 26.6 41.9 56.8 71.3 562.2
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 4.1 4.1 3.3 3.8 5.1 6.2 7.2 58.3

Mitchell Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
46.8 46.1 42.1 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 11.5 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)
157.6 186.7 165.6 96.4 68.2 99.8 105.2 62.2 102.4 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 37.8 35.0 31.5 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 7.4 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 9.9 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
≥ 40.0°C
1.5 0.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.7 1.4 4.3
≥ 35.0°C
14.2 9.1 4.8 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.6 3.3 7.5 13.2 51.4
≥ 30.0°C
26.6 23.0 21.9 8.6 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.7 6.5 15.2 20.8 25.0 143.9
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 3.8 10.3 15.0 11.7 3.2 0.1 0.0 0.0 41.8
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 5.9 9.9 6.1 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 22.5

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
45 45 46 45 46 45 45 45 45 47 46 46 45.6
Earliest Entry
1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1968 1968 1968 1968
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
46 46 45 44 45 45 46 46 45 47 47 46 45.6
Earliest Entry
1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1968 1968 1968 1968
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
129 130 129 129 131 129 131 130 129 130 130 130 129.5
Earliest Entry
1887 1886 1887 1888 1885 1887 1885 1885 1887 1887 1887 1887 1885
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

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