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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

WHITE CLIFFS POST OFFICE

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
≥ 40.0°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
≥ 35.0°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
≥ 30.0°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
≤ 2.0°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
≤ 0.0°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

Swift water rescue crew help north Queensland drivers stuck in flood water

16:00 EDT

The message 'if it is flooded, forget it' is not getting through to everyone, according to Queensland Fire and Rescue Service (QFRS) superintendant.

BoM given one day's notice about CSIRO restructure

15:16 EDT

The Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says it was given just one day's notice about a major CSIRO restructure that could impact joint projects between the agencies.

Falls and flooding for Queensland's Central Coast

15:04 EDT

As expected, the rainfall totals were of the order of hundreds of millimetres on the Central Coast and Capricornia of Queensland over the course of the weekend, with some places having their largest falls this wet season.