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Broken Hill Ap Climate

Broken Hill Ap Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
33.5 32.2 28.8 24.3 19.1 16.0 15.5 17.9 21.8 25.4 28.8 31.4 24.5
Mean Min (°C)
19.1 18.5 15.1 11.2 7.7 5.7 4.8 5.6 8.5 11.5 14.7 17.0 11.5
Mean Rain (mm)
30.1 21.1 21.8 21.8 21.1 15.7 19.0 18.1 22.3 25.2 20.1 22.4 258.9
Median Rain (mm)
16.1 7.2 7.6 10.2 11.0 11.5 17.8 12.8 14.9 17.0 12.0 13.5 232.6
Mean Rain Days
3.4 2.8 3.1 3.0 4.7 4.8 5.6 4.8 4.5 4.2 4.2 3.4 42.8

Broken Hill Ap Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
45.3 44.5 41.3 35.4 29.9 31.9 36.4 37.0 37.0 39.0 43.5 44.2 45.3
Low Max (°C)
20.6 17.0 16.5 14.5 11.0 9.4 6.9 8.0 11.1 7.5 14.9 19.1 6.9
High Min (°C)
33.2 32.4 28.0 24.1 19.7 19.1 14.7 20.1 21.5 28.6 29.6 31.3 33.2
Low Min (°C)
-0.8 0.0 -1.2 -1.3 -3.0 -2.1 -4.6 -2.6 -3.8 1.0 0.0 0.3 -4.6
High Rain (mm)
75.2 82.4 129.0 85.6 53.6 58.4 29.0 44.5 78.4 48.0 57.0 49.8 129.0

Broken Hill Ap Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
37.8 35.8 31.4 28.3 21.6 17.9 18.2 20.5 26.7 29.5 32.6 34.3 26.2
Low Mn. Max (°C)
28.4 28.6 24.8 21.6 15.7 13.0 13.2 15.3 18.2 21.5 24.5 26.4 22.7
High Mn. Min (°C)
23.3 22.0 17.5 14.7 10.7 8.9 6.6 7.8 11.1 13.4 19.4 19.4 12.6
Low Mn. Min (°C)
13.4 15.9 10.4 8.2 5.5 3.3 2.3 3.2 6.0 8.9 11.4 14.4 9.8
High Rain (mm)
165.8 121.4 233.6 216.3 84.2 77.2 61.6 74.5 136.0 109.1 94.2 106.1 714.3
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 70.2

Broken Hill Ap Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

BROKEN HILL AIRPORT AWS

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

Broken Hill Ap Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
3.2 1.7 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.7 1.5 6.5
≥ 35.0°C
12.1 8.9 3.7 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.3 4.9 8.1 35.1
≥ 30.0°C
21.9 17.9 12.6 3.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.7 6.4 11.9 17.2 83.3
≤ 2.0°C
0.1 0.0 0.1 0.2 1.2 4.6 5.9 4.3 0.8 0.0 0.1 0.1 15.8
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.2 1.3 1.6 1.0 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 4.1

Broken Hill Ap 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
38.8 37.5 34.6 29.5 23.2 19.3 18.5 21.6 27.3 31.0 35.4 37.2 33.7
Low Max
27.3 26.5 23.6 19.3 15.3 12.7 12.2 14.0 16.6 19.7 22.4 25.6 15.6
High Min
24.1 23.6 20.3 16.1 12.0 9.5 8.4 9.1 12.6 16.2 20.0 22.2 19.2
Low Min
13.7 13.3 10.5 6.9 3.8 1.9 1.6 2.0 4.6 7.2 9.7 12.5 4.4

Broken Hill Ap Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
26 26 25 26 25 26 27 27 28 26 26 26 26.1
Earliest Entry
1960 1960 1960 1960 1960 1960 1959 1960 1957 1960 1960 1960 1957
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
26 26 26 25 25 26 27 27 28 26 26 26 26.1
Earliest Entry
1960 1960 1960 1960 1960 1960 1959 1960 1957 1960 1960 1960 1957
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
52 52 50 50 50 52 52 52 53 52 53 52 51.5
Earliest Entry
1949 1948 1952 1952 1952 1952 1950 1950 1947 1949 1950 1950 1947
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

BROKEN HILL AIRPORT AWS
Lower Western, New South Wales/ACT
32.0012°S 141.4694°E 281m AMSL
Commenced 1947
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Scorpions, rats emerge as rain continues to fall in flood-hit Tennant Creek

22:25 EDT

Less than three weeks into 2017, the desert town of Tennant Creek in the NT is already just 89 millimetres shy of reaching its average yearly rainfall, with the unusual downpour said to be leading to an influx of creepy crawlies.

Central Australian tourists treated to 'desert in her party dress' after constant rainfall

22:16 EDT

Rain has continued to fall in parts of Central Australia, ensuring the current greenery continues.

Rivers rising and roads cut across northern Western Australia

18:18 EDT

The Great Northern Highway has been closed between Fitzroy Crossing and Halls Creek, as rivers rise across northern Western Australia following a week of steady rain.