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White Cliffs Climate

White Cliffs Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
35.8 35.0 31.7 26.9 21.4 18.0 17.4 19.9 23.9 27.9 31.4 34.3 26.9
Mean Min (°C)
21.7 21.2 18.0 13.1 8.9 5.8 4.6 6.0 9.5 13.5 16.9 19.8 13.2
Mean Rain (mm)
27.7 26.3 23.6 14.8 20.6 18.4 17.6 15.4 14.9 22.3 19.6 25.2 246.4
Median Rain (mm)
9.6 11.7 8.3 4.9 13.1 13.3 11.9 9.7 9.3 12.8 12.4 11.1 222.1
Mean Rain Days
3.0 2.7 2.4 2.2 3.3 3.7 3.8 3.5 3.0 3.5 3.1 2.9 36.8

White Cliffs Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
48.6 46.9 44.1 37.9 31.9 28.0 28.8 33.0 39.5 41.7 45.0 45.8 48.6
Low Max (°C)
15.6 18.0 16.1 13.8 12.2 9.3 7.5 10.0 11.9 12.2 16.2 20.0 7.5
High Min (°C)
33.3 32.0 30.3 26.2 20.4 17.6 14.7 19.1 24.0 26.1 32.1 33.2 33.3
Low Min (°C)
12.1 8.8 7.2 2.6 -0.5 -2.3 -3.3 -1.7 0.2 2.0 3.4 6.8 -3.3
High Rain (mm)
111.0 122.7 140.2 85.9 71.9 45.7 38.1 39.1 48.3 63.5 74.7 96.2 140.2

White Cliffs Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
40.0 38.6 36.2 31.5 25.0 20.3 20.7 24.3 28.6 31.1 35.2 37.7 28.5
Low Mn. Max (°C)
29.2 31.4 27.8 23.3 18.0 14.8 14.6 16.9 19.3 24.6 27.2 30.6 25.0
High Mn. Min (°C)
26.1 24.4 20.6 17.0 11.4 9.3 7.7 8.1 12.6 16.0 21.4 22.9 14.3
Low Mn. Min (°C)
18.0 18.6 15.2 10.5 6.5 2.6 2.2 3.4 6.6 10.0 13.3 16.7 11.7
High Rain (mm)
265.6 182.9 252.8 152.9 91.8 99.5 104.4 89.9 91.5 120.9 84.1 140.2 721.2
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 64.9

White Cliffs Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

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

White Cliffs Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40°C
6.5 4.4 0.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 2.0 4.5 17.8
≥ 35°C
18.5 15.2 8.2 0.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 2.9 8.1 14.5 66.5
≥ 30°C
27.3 24.0 19.6 7.5 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.4 3.8 10.6 17.5 24.4 131.0
≤ 2°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 3.7 6.8 3.6 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 14.3
≤ 0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.7 1.8 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.0

White Cliffs 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
41.2 40.3 37.1 31.7 26.0 21.3 20.6 23.8 29.4 33.9 37.7 40.0 36.3
Low Max
30.4 29.9 26.4 21.9 17.2 14.8 14.3 15.8 18.8 22.5 25.6 28.7 17.7
High Min
26.0 25.6 22.1 17.6 13.2 9.6 8.2 9.9 14.1 18.1 21.6 24.5 21.5
Low Min
17.5 17.2 14.0 9.0 4.9 2.3 1.3 2.2 5.5 9.3 12.5 15.6 4.9

White Cliffs Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
47 48 49 48 47 49 47 49 49 48 48 46 47.7
Earliest Entry
1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962
Latest Entry
2011 2011 2011 2011 2011 2011 2011 2011 2011 2011 2011 2011 2011
Years of Maxima
49 48 48 47 47 49 48 49 49 48 48 48 47.9
Earliest Entry
1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962
Latest Entry
2011 2011 2011 2011 2011 2011 2011 2011 2011 2011 2011 2011 2011
Years of Rainfall
110 109 111 111 110 111 109 110 110 110 110 109 109.9
Earliest Entry
1901 1901 1901 1901 1901 1901 1901 1901 1901 1901 1901 1901 1901
Latest Entry
2011 2011 2011 2011 2011 2011 2011 2011 2011 2011 2011 2011 2011

Station Details

WHITE CLIFFS POST OFFICE
Upper Western, New South Wales/ACT
30.8506°S 143.0893°E 151m AMSL
Commenced 1901 / Closed 2011
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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.