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Pindari Dam Climate

Pindari Dam Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
31.4 30.6 29.0 25.6 21.6 18.0 17.3 19.0 22.4 25.6 27.8 30.3 24.9
Mean Min (°C)
17.6 17.2 14.8 10.7 6.7 3.2 2.0 2.8 6.3 10.2 13.6 16.1 10.1
Mean Rain (mm)
93.7 82.6 64.4 43.2 43.5 38.6 43.2 36.3 47.9 66.9 90.1 93.6 743.7
Median Rain (mm)
71.8 78.0 42.1 38.8 34.2 32.8 36.3 31.2 44.7 53.2 93.8 96.2 727.2
Mean Rain Days
9.4 8.0 6.6 5.2 6.1 6.3 7.3 6.3 6.5 8.0 9.4 9.9 87.9

Pindari Dam Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
41.5 41.2 38.0 33.2 29.2 24.9 24.4 33.6 34.4 37.8 39.6 40.9 41.5
Low Max (°C)
19.5 17.5 18.2 14.0 10.6 8.5 5.0 9.0 9.8 15.3 13.3 17.4 5.0
High Min (°C)
25.2 24.5 23.9 20.5 18.6 14.9 14.4 15.5 17.0 20.7 22.5 23.7 25.2
Low Min (°C)
8.0 8.0 2.4 -1.0 -3.3 -5.8 -6.5 -6.0 -5.5 -0.5 1.7 5.2 -6.5
High Rain (mm)
150.0 160.0 71.2 72.4 73.6 81.6 53.4 52.6 92.6 78.4 91.0 61.6 160.0

Pindari Dam Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
34.2 33.4 33.1 28.2 23.4 20.1 19.4 23.0 25.6 28.9 31.5 34.3 26.5
Low Mn. Max (°C)
28.3 27.5 25.9 22.7 20.0 15.3 14.2 15.5 19.2 21.5 24.2 26.9 23.3
High Mn. Min (°C)
19.4 20.2 17.5 14.1 10.7 5.6 6.7 6.8 9.2 12.5 15.2 18.0 12.0
Low Mn. Min (°C)
15.6 14.0 12.5 7.8 2.0 0.3 -2.5 0.2 2.2 7.7 10.0 14.1 9.0
High Rain (mm)
283.7 248.8 235.2 216.4 169.6 108.6 152.2 98.6 146.0 175.8 245.6 186.4 1162.8
Low Rain (mm)
10.4 12.4 1.1 0.0 1.0 0.0 1.8 0.0 0.4 8.4 3.0 5.8 442.4

Pindari Dam Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

PINDARI DAM

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

Pindari Dam Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40°C
0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
≥ 35°C
3.9 2.2 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.9 2.6 10.0
≥ 30°C
21.0 16.7 11.0 1.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.7 4.1 8.1 16.8 76.7
≤ 2°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 4.3 11.9 17.4 14.4 5.2 0.7 0.0 0.0 51.0
≤ 0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.6 7.2 11.5 8.6 1.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 28.9

Pindari Dam 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
34.6 33.6 32.1 28.3 24.5 21.0 20.2 22.0 26.5 29.6 32.0 33.9 31.5
Low Max
28.0 27.4 26.2 22.9 18.5 14.5 13.9 15.5 18.2 21.5 23.5 26.4 18.0
High Min
20.6 20.2 18.0 15.0 11.7 7.8 7.0 7.9 11.0 14.6 17.4 19.5 17.5
Low Min
14.5 14.2 11.6 6.6 2.0 -1.3 -2.2 -1.5 1.6 5.5 9.4 12.5 1.7

Pindari Dam Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
40 40 40 39 39 38 40 40 41 40 40 40 39.7
Earliest Entry
1972 1972 1972 1972 1972 1972 1972 1971 1971 1971 1971 1971 1971
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
40 40 40 39 40 39 41 41 42 41 40 41 40.4
Earliest Entry
1972 1972 1972 1972 1972 1972 1972 1971 1971 1971 1971 1971 1971
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
43 42 43 43 43 43 43 44 44 43 43 44 43.1
Earliest Entry
1972 1972 1972 1972 1972 1972 1972 1971 1971 1971 1971 1971 1971
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

PINDARI DAM
NW Slopes & Plains, New South Wales/ACT
29.3899°S 151.2448°E 462m AMSL
Commenced 1971
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