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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)
35.4 33.9 30.5 25.7 20.5 16.8 16.2 18.8 23.0 26.7 30.5 33.2 25.9
Mean Min (°C)
20.6 19.9 16.4 11.3 6.8 4.8 3.2 4.2 7.9 11.5 15.6 18.0 11.7
Mean Rain (mm)
38.7 37.9 32.1 17.0 30.7 38.5 24.5 19.9 32.8 31.8 35.9 26.1 365.7
Median Rain (mm)
12.0 23.4 12.4 7.0 23.4 25.2 21.0 15.0 15.2 23.1 12.8 9.6 327.6
Mean Rain Days
5.9 5.0 4.9 4.2 5.9 8.6 7.3 5.4 6.3 6.1 6.5 5.7 68.2

Cobar Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
46.7 47.3 41.2 36.2 29.3 26.0 24.5 30.5 37.4 40.4 45.7 44.0 47.3
Low Max (°C)
20.5 19.2 19.0 14.3 11.3 6.7 8.5 9.8 9.9 14.6 14.4 20.6 6.7
High Min (°C)
32.6 32.6 27.8 22.5 19.2 15.9 16.8 17.9 22.8 24.3 28.7 29.7 32.6
Low Min (°C)
9.7 8.7 5.7 0.0 -3.0 -4.8 -6.7 -5.3 -2.3 1.4 3.9 7.2 -6.7
High Rain (mm)
80.0 71.0 57.0 42.0 54.0 37.4 32.0 25.0 44.0 60.0 61.2 44.0 80.0

Cobar Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
39.0 37.2 33.0 30.2 22.6 18.4 18.8 22.2 26.5 30.6 34.6 35.7 27.2
Low Mn. Max (°C)
31.1 29.4 27.2 22.8 18.6 14.0 13.4 15.2 18.9 23.6 27.3 28.9 24.3
High Mn. Min (°C)
24.1 22.8 18.9 15.3 10.0 7.4 5.4 6.5 10.8 13.6 19.9 20.1 12.4
Low Mn. Min (°C)
17.3 16.7 14.1 7.8 3.1 1.6 -0.4 0.7 4.6 8.7 13.2 16.0 10.4
High Rain (mm)
144.8 122.6 86.6 58.6 101.8 116.8 72.2 76.2 125.4 107.0 167.0 109.4 583.4
Low Rain (mm)
2.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 2.0 0.2 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 176.8

Cobar Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

COBAR AIRPORT AWS

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
4.7 2.7 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.1 1.8 10.0
≥ 35.0°C
16.8 11.5 4.5 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.8 6.0 11.3 50.1
≥ 30.0°C
25.5 21.7 17.5 4.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 2.1 8.0 15.0 22.9 112.3
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 5.2 9.4 13.5 10.7 2.9 0.3 0.0 0.0 40.4
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.0 5.2 7.9 6.0 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 20.6

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
39.9 38.9 35.0 30.1 24.4 20.1 19.2 22.9 28.6 32.0 36.6 38.2 34.9
Low Max
29.7 28.1 26.0 20.7 16.6 13.5 13.0 14.6 17.7 21.0 24.4 28.1 16.7
High Min
24.9 24.1 21.1 16.4 12.7 10.6 8.7 9.8 13.7 16.7 20.9 22.9 20.4
Low Min
15.6 14.8 10.5 5.5 1.3 -0.8 -1.7 -0.7 2.8 6.0 10.0 12.5 2.6

Cobar Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
23 23 24 24 23 22 23 23 24 23 23 24 23.1
Earliest Entry
1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1993 1993 1993 1993 1993 1993 1993
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
23 23 24 24 24 22 23 23 24 23 23 24 23.2
Earliest Entry
1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1993 1993 1993 1993 1993 1993 1993
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
22 21 22 21 22 21 22 22 22 21 21 23 21.7
Earliest Entry
1995 1995 1995 1996 1995 1995 1994 1995 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

COBAR AIRPORT AWS
Upper Western, New South Wales/ACT
31.5388°S 145.7964°E 218m AMSL
Commenced 1993
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Weather News

September heat records on the forecast

11:36 EST

Unprecedented September heat will affect southern Queensland and northern NSW on Wednesday and Thursday, causing some locations to break records for the second time in a week.

Come by Chance picnic races buoys spirits of farmers despite heat and dust and drought

11:22 EST

"I have come here when it's flooded and we can't get out, and I've come here when it's been that bloody dusty we can't see the races." The venue in question was the Come by Chance racecourse and campdraft grounds, on a black-soil floodplain in western New South Wales.

Dam levels across NSW continue to hold despite record dry winter

09:40 EST

Despite a record dry winter and extremely warm daytime temperatures in New South Wales over the last four months, the state's dams are still relatively full.