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Cobar Climate

Cobar Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
34.9 34.2 31.0 25.7 20.5 16.5 16.0 18.4 22.7 26.9 31.1 33.7 25.9
Mean Min (°C)
19.4 19.1 16.2 11.6 7.7 5.4 4.0 5.5 8.3 11.9 15.4 18.1 11.8
Mean Rain (mm)
32.4 35.0 30.3 25.7 28.0 31.2 23.0 29.4 23.0 30.0 29.3 35.6 352.6
Median Rain (mm)
17.8 19.1 14.5 16.4 25.6 23.3 21.5 23.8 15.8 22.7 18.9 28.4 336.9
Mean Rain Days
3.6 4.2 3.7 3.3 4.6 5.8 5.2 5.3 4.2 4.8 4.1 4.2 52.7

Cobar Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
47.8 47.8 43.3 41.1 34.4 30.0 28.3 31.7 37.2 43.9 45.0 47.2 47.8
Low Max (°C)
17.2 20.0 14.4 12.8 8.9 6.7 5.0 7.2 8.9 12.8 15.6 15.6 5.0
High Min (°C)
31.7 31.1 30.0 22.2 21.1 16.7 15.0 19.4 21.7 27.8 31.7 32.2 32.2
Low Min (°C)
7.8 7.2 0.6 0.6 -2.2 -4.2 -6.7 -3.3 -1.1 0.6 3.9 4.4 -6.7
High Rain (mm)
113.3 83.8 114.3 64.5 54.4 43.4 38.1 53.6 36.3 52.6 51.8 78.7 114.3

Cobar Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
40.1 38.8 36.4 31.4 25.6 22.8 22.1 24.4 27.8 31.9 37.8 39.2 29.9
Low Mn. Max (°C)
29.2 28.6 27.1 21.7 16.9 13.8 12.9 15.7 18.2 22.8 24.6 29.5 23.7
High Mn. Min (°C)
25.2 25.0 21.7 16.6 11.4 8.4 6.6 8.5 11.1 15.3 21.3 24.4 15.5
Low Mn. Min (°C)
15.4 15.6 7.4 7.8 3.9 1.5 0.1 2.5 2.3 8.2 11.7 13.3 9.0
High Rain (mm)
239.6 281.2 238.1 149.8 98.6 103.6 89.1 114.4 92.8 130.5 139.5 157.8 799.7
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 0.0 116.3

Cobar Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

COBAR POST OFFICE

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

Cobar Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
5.4 3.3 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 1.3 3.6 14.2
≥ 35.0°C
16.7 13.5 7.0 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 2.4 8.1 13.6 60.9
≥ 30.0°C
25.5 23.1 19.0 5.6 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.9 8.9 17.8 23.3 123.9
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.6 4.8 8.4 4.4 1.2 0.1 0.0 0.0 19.9
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 1.7 3.5 1.6 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 7.0

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
40.6 39.4 36.1 30.6 25.0 20.0 19.5 22.8 27.8 32.8 37.2 39.4 35.6
Low Max
28.9 28.9 25.6 20.6 15.9 12.8 12.8 13.9 17.8 21.1 25.0 27.8 16.1
High Min
23.9 23.3 20.6 16.1 11.7 8.9 7.8 9.4 12.7 16.7 20.6 23.3 19.6
Low Min
15.0 15.0 11.7 6.7 3.9 1.7 0.6 1.7 4.4 7.2 10.6 13.3 4.4

Cobar Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
73 73 74 74 74 74 73 73 74 73 72 72 73.1
Earliest Entry
1882 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881
Latest Entry
1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965
Years of Maxima
77 78 79 79 79 78 78 77 77 77 76 76 77.5
Earliest Entry
1883 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881
Latest Entry
1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965
Years of Rainfall
84 85 85 85 85 85 85 85 85 84 83 83 84.5
Earliest Entry
1882 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881
Latest Entry
1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965

Station Details

COBAR POST OFFICE
Upper Western, New South Wales/ACT
31.5000°S 145.8000°E 251m AMSL
Commenced 1881 / Closed 1965
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Weather News

Wild weather targets WA

11:02 EST

Severe weather is lashing Western Australia today with warnings in place across half of the state.

Record low rain in central-west NSW forces farmers to tear up ruined crops

07:26 EST

Farmer Neil Westcott is looking out over his 2,000-acre field of barley, dreading what may come.

New season peak snow depth

17:17 EST

While parts of eastern Australia are bracing for record-breaking early spring heat this weekend, the alps are stubbornly continuing their purple patch of snow accumulation well into September.