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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)
35.3 33.5 30.3 25.6 20.5 16.9 16.3 18.9 23.2 26.7 30.5 33.1 25.8
Mean Min (°C)
20.6 19.9 16.2 11.1 6.7 4.6 3.2 4.2 8.0 11.5 15.7 17.9 11.6
Mean Rain (mm)
38.4 42.2 33.5 17.9 29.1 34.1 23.9 18.0 29.6 32.7 36.2 25.2 359.9
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
6.1 5.2 5.1 4.0 5.9 8.0 7.1 5.1 5.9 6.0 6.8 5.4 68.4

Cobar Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
46.7 46.6 41.2 36.2 29.3 26.0 24.2 30.5 37.4 40.4 45.7 44.0 46.7
Low Max (°C)
20.5 19.2 19.0 15.0 11.3 6.7 8.5 10.3 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 14.6 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 4.0 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 37.0 32.9 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 20.3 23.6 27.3 28.9 24.3
High Mn. Min (°C)
24.1 22.8 18.5 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 9.2 13.6 16.0 10.4
High Rain (mm)
144.8 122.6 86.6 58.6 101.8 97.8 72.2 76.2 87.6 107.0 167.0 109.4 583.4
Low Rain (mm)
2.0 1.6 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°C
4.5 2.4 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.1 1.7 9.7
≥ 35°C
16.8 10.6 3.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.8 6.0 10.8 48.4
≥ 30°C
25.7 21.1 16.9 4.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 2.3 7.8 15.0 22.7 112.5
≤ 2°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 5.4 9.7 13.7 10.6 3.0 0.3 0.0 0.0 42.5
≤ 0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.1 5.4 8.0 6.2 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 22.1

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
20 21 21 21 20 20 21 21 22 22 21 22 20.8
Earliest Entry
1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1993 1993 1993 1993 1993 1993 1993
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
20 20 21 21 21 20 21 22 22 22 21 22 20.9
Earliest Entry
1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1993 1993 1993 1993 1993 1993 1993
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
19 19 19 18 19 19 20 20 20 20 19 21 19.4
Earliest Entry
1995 1995 1995 1996 1995 1995 1994 1995 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

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

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15:53 EST

Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce has indicated he might be prepared to consider changes to improve the Federal Government's concessional loans scheme for drought-hit farmers.

Labor, Greens slam Agriculture White Paper for lack of strategic vision or climate change consideration

14:44 EST

Prime Minister Tony Abbott says his government "wants to back people who are prepared to back themselves", and that a newly released vision for Australian agriculture will do just that.