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Tenterfield Climate

Tenterfield Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
26.7 25.9 24.5 22.0 18.3 15.5 14.8 16.4 19.6 22.4 24.3 26.1 21.3
Mean Min (°C)
14.6 14.5 12.5 8.6 5.1 2.3 0.7 1.6 4.5 7.8 10.7 12.9 8.0
Mean Rain (mm)
115.6 94.8 80.5 47.1 48.5 49.9 53.8 43.3 50.2 75.7 85.6 105.7 849.5
Median Rain (mm)
100.8 76.5 62.5 36.6 38.1 36.0 43.3 38.2 44.3 65.6 79.0 96.9 817.6
Mean Rain Days
10.3 9.9 9.8 7.1 7.4 7.7 7.3 6.5 6.4 8.0 8.7 9.9 97.8

Tenterfield Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
38.3 36.7 35.6 32.9 27.1 24.6 22.7 30.0 31.2 33.9 36.2 36.8 38.3
Low Max (°C)
15.7 16.5 14.7 12.4 4.0 4.4 3.4 5.7 6.9 11.3 10.4 13.2 3.4
High Min (°C)
26.8 26.7 20.7 17.7 15.9 14.0 14.1 18.2 18.5 18.3 21.2 22.8 26.8
Low Min (°C)
4.5 4.0 -3.0 -5.0 -8.8 -9.3 -10.6 -9.5 -7.2 -3.4 -2.0 1.2 -10.6
High Rain (mm)
144.0 190.6 139.7 110.6 101.8 109.7 228.6 61.2 83.3 94.0 100.1 124.2 228.6

Tenterfield Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
29.8 28.8 29.0 24.9 21.5 19.6 17.5 20.2 23.6 26.5 28.2 30.6 23.0
Low Mn. Max (°C)
22.6 22.0 20.8 19.9 15.0 13.2 12.5 13.6 15.7 18.7 20.1 22.3 19.8
High Mn. Min (°C)
16.7 17.1 15.0 12.5 10.1 8.2 6.3 5.2 8.1 10.6 13.6 14.9 9.6
Low Mn. Min (°C)
12.3 12.4 9.4 5.7 -0.4 -1.4 -4.7 -1.9 1.7 5.8 8.0 11.0 6.1
High Rain (mm)
361.2 351.4 351.1 352.4 226.0 291.1 257.9 193.3 199.0 257.2 233.4 312.8 1430.8
Low Rain (mm)
11.4 3.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.8 2.6 6.6 0.0 400.2

Tenterfield Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

TENTERFIELD (FEDERATION PARK)

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

Tenterfield Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
≥ 35.0°C
0.5 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.3 1.1
≥ 30.0°C
6.4 4.1 1.9 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.8 2.9 5.3 21.3
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.1 1.8 8.9 14.2 18.1 16.9 9.0 2.5 0.4 0.0 71.1
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 4.9 10.1 14.2 11.9 4.7 0.8 0.1 0.0 46.5

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
31.0 30.1 28.2 25.5 21.2 18.4 17.5 19.6 24.1 27.0 28.9 30.6 27.5
Low Max
22.4 21.8 21.1 18.9 15.4 12.7 11.6 13.1 15.5 17.7 19.8 21.6 15.2
High Min
17.3 17.3 15.6 13.1 11.0 8.0 6.7 7.1 9.6 12.2 14.4 16.2 15.0
Low Min
11.3 11.7 9.0 4.0 0.0 -3.1 -4.6 -3.4 -0.5 3.2 6.3 9.3 0.2

Tenterfield Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
48 49 50 49 48 48 48 49 49 49 49 48 48.8
Earliest Entry
1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
48 49 49 49 48 48 47 49 49 49 49 48 48.5
Earliest Entry
1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
141 143 144 144 143 144 143 144 145 144 143 144 143.3
Earliest Entry
1871 1871 1871 1871 1871 1871 1871 1871 1870 1870 1870 1870 1870
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

TENTERFIELD (FEDERATION PARK)
Northern Tablelands, New South Wales/ACT
29.0479°S 152.0172°E 838m AMSL
Commenced 1870
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Rain welcome but many in western Queensland 'still doing it tough'

21:28 EDT

Rain in parts of western Queensland in the past week has raised hope that the drought may finally be over, but the long, dry years have already devastated pastures and wiped out incomes for many farming families.

Solid central Australian rain a bonus as pastoral company progresses with drought-proofing strategy aimed at selling heavier cattle

17:06 EDT

A Central Australian pastoral company says recent solid rain across its five cattle stations is a welcome bonus as it continues with a drought-proofing strategy.

Tropical Cyclone Tatiana intensifies, may bring dangerous swell to Queensland coast: BoM

16:18 EDT

Queensland's first cyclone of the season poses no immediate threat to the coast but may whip up dangerous swells for south-east beaches early next week, the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says.