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Balranald Climate

Balranald Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
33.0 32.6 29.1 24.3 19.5 16.2 15.6 17.5 20.6 24.5 27.9 30.5 24.3
Mean Min (°C)
16.7 16.6 13.7 9.8 7.0 4.5 3.7 4.7 6.9 9.6 12.6 14.6 10.0
Mean Rain (mm)
21.0 23.1 21.2 23.2 30.5 28.5 25.8 28.9 28.7 28.7 27.3 24.1 310.6
Median Rain (mm)
10.3 11.5 12.6 15.0 24.5 22.9 21.3 24.1 22.8 20.4 19.0 13.4 280.9
Mean Rain Days
3.0 2.8 3.3 4.0 6.0 7.3 7.9 7.7 6.5 5.6 4.4 3.6 61.3

Balranald Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
46.7 46.0 42.2 37.6 30.9 25.4 27.0 30.1 36.7 38.6 44.6 45.1 46.7
Low Max (°C)
20.0 12.5 14.0 13.3 10.6 7.1 7.5 10.0 11.5 11.5 13.9 16.7 7.1
High Min (°C)
30.2 29.2 29.5 22.4 18.8 16.5 13.0 14.4 20.6 22.9 26.7 29.4 30.2
Low Min (°C)
7.5 7.2 0.6 0.8 -3.0 -3.3 -4.8 -2.7 -2.2 -3.9 3.5 5.5 -4.8
High Rain (mm)
71.8 81.3 62.7 93.3 57.9 70.6 41.0 53.3 55.6 61.0 71.6 61.0 93.3

Balranald Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
36.8 35.9 32.1 28.6 22.6 18.6 18.4 20.7 24.9 30.5 32.5 33.2 25.9
Low Mn. Max (°C)
30.3 28.8 25.3 21.0 16.8 14.5 13.6 15.0 16.9 20.6 24.4 26.9 22.7
High Mn. Min (°C)
20.0 20.6 16.7 12.6 9.3 6.5 5.9 6.6 9.7 12.3 17.2 16.9 11.1
Low Mn. Min (°C)
13.6 14.0 11.6 6.7 3.7 2.4 1.5 2.7 4.5 6.9 10.1 12.0 8.8
High Rain (mm)
137.2 141.5 94.6 105.2 117.4 125.9 82.3 85.2 106.6 130.0 125.0 145.3 691.6
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 0.0 0.4 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 121.7

Balranald Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

BALRANALD (RSL)

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

Balranald Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
2.8 2.0 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 1.2 6.6
≥ 35.0°C
8.8 8.0 3.6 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.8 2.8 5.8 29.0
≥ 30.0°C
17.6 16.1 11.1 2.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 4.2 8.4 13.0 71.5
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 2.1 6.0 7.8 5.5 2.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 22.4
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 2.1 2.9 1.7 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 7.2

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
39.1 38.3 35.0 29.3 23.8 19.1 18.2 21.1 25.6 30.0 33.9 36.9 33.2
Low Max
26.7 27.0 23.4 19.2 15.6 13.5 13.0 14.0 15.8 19.1 21.8 24.4 15.7
High Min
21.5 21.1 18.1 14.0 11.2 8.0 7.0 8.0 10.8 14.2 17.1 19.0 16.6
Low Min
12.0 12.0 9.4 5.5 3.0 1.0 0.5 1.4 2.9 5.1 8.0 10.3 3.3

Balranald Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
41 42 42 40 42 41 41 41 42 42 43 42 41.5
Earliest Entry
1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
41 42 42 40 42 40 40 40 41 41 42 42 41.2
Earliest Entry
1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
138 138 138 138 138 135 136 135 135 135 136 133 136.1
Earliest Entry
1879 1879 1879 1879 1879 1879 1879 1879 1879 1879 1879 1879 1879
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

BALRANALD (RSL)
Lower Western, New South Wales/ACT
34.6398°S 143.5610°E 61m AMSL
Commenced 1879
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Weather News

Unseasonable warmth continuing for South Australia

16:56 EST

A slow moving airmass and mostly sunny skies has brought well above average temperatures to much of SA, and will continue to on Monday.

Dousing for southwest WA

13:21 EST

A strong frontal system is bringing some heavy falls of rain to southwest parts of Western Australia.

Dry end to the wet season for the Top End

15:19 EST

A generally healthy wet season across the Northern Territory's Top End is having a very dry April to finish it off.