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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

Fire fuel loads increase after recent heat in NSW

16:34 EDT

Prolonged heatwave conditions are helping elevate the bushfire threat in parts of New South Wales this week, after a slow start to the season.

Queensland weather: Heatwave conditions to return on Wednesday

16:09 EDT

A four-day heatwave that begins on Wednesday will bring the same kind of conditions that saw more than 200 Queenslanders treated for heat stroke and dehydration last week.

Federal MP calls on banks to develop offsetting options to help farmers save in the good times

16:05 EDT

A Queensland MP is calling on the major banks to develop offsetting options for farm management deposits to help landholders save in the good times.