Fairfax Media Network

Grafton Climate

Grafton Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
30.1 29.4 28.2 26.2 23.1 20.8 20.5 22.1 24.9 26.8 28.2 29.6 25.8
Mean Min (°C)
19.8 19.6 18.0 14.9 11.3 8.1 6.4 7.3 10.5 13.8 16.4 18.5 13.7
Mean Rain (mm)
143.7 150.8 129.4 88.4 79.5 67.5 38.1 40.9 37.9 76.5 104.5 125.6 1082.6
Median Rain (mm)
133.0 125.2 106.6 48.4 44.0 33.3 24.6 17.0 22.1 54.8 87.3 107.2 1036.4
Mean Rain Days
14.3 14.6 15.6 12.2 14.3 11.5 9.9 9.2 9.2 10.4 12.6 13.1 144.8

Grafton Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
43.8 42.1 39.0 36.7 31.7 30.5 28.2 36.3 38.3 39.3 43.8 43.4 43.8
Low Max (°C)
20.4 20.5 19.4 17.8 13.9 13.7 12.3 12.6 13.7 15.3 16.7 18.5 12.3
High Min (°C)
27.4 25.5 23.4 21.9 19.8 17.2 16.4 17.6 19.3 21.0 23.5 25.4 27.4
Low Min (°C)
12.8 12.7 10.8 3.6 0.5 -2.0 -2.2 -0.2 1.8 3.9 6.7 7.0 -2.2
High Rain (mm)
131.4 230.0 274.3 134.6 172.6 182.9 96.4 111.3 56.1 98.6 112.5 206.0 274.3

Grafton Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
32.3 31.9 32.0 28.6 25.8 22.8 22.2 25.1 28.3 30.4 31.8 33.4 27.3
Low Mn. Max (°C)
27.5 26.5 25.6 24.4 21.8 19.4 18.3 19.9 22.2 24.0 25.6 26.2 24.8
High Mn. Min (°C)
21.6 21.8 19.6 16.9 14.3 12.1 10.6 10.6 13.1 15.8 19.1 20.6 14.8
Low Mn. Min (°C)
18.1 18.1 16.5 12.5 8.6 5.7 2.6 5.2 8.5 11.5 14.1 16.0 12.3
High Rain (mm)
326.4 455.6 549.0 512.1 430.4 436.7 193.6 193.0 102.4 390.1 278.6 428.9 1583.7
Low Rain (mm)
11.4 24.7 12.3 12.8 4.0 0.9 0.3 1.6 0.4 8.1 18.2 25.6 574.4

Grafton Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

GRAFTON OLYMPIC POOL

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

Grafton Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.3 0.7
≥ 35.0°C
2.4 1.0 0.5 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 1.0 1.8 2.9 9.8
≥ 30.0°C
15.3 11.0 7.6 2.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.3 2.5 6.3 9.4 14.0 67.8
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.0 3.2 0.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 5.2
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.7 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.9

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
33.6 32.6 31.1 28.8 25.6 23.1 22.7 24.7 28.5 31.0 32.5 33.7 30.8
Low Max
26.7 26.3 25.4 23.6 20.7 18.5 18.3 19.4 21.4 22.6 24.0 25.7 20.7
High Min
21.8 21.8 20.2 17.8 15.0 12.0 10.5 11.0 14.0 17.0 19.0 21.0 19.6
Low Min
17.4 17.5 15.8 12.0 7.4 4.2 2.6 3.8 6.7 10.4 13.3 15.8 6.7

Grafton Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
48 46 48 46 46 48 48 48 49 49 49 49 47.7
Earliest Entry
1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
48 47 48 48 47 48 48 48 49 49 49 49 48.1
Earliest Entry
1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
48 48 48 48 48 48 48 48 49 49 49 49 48.3
Earliest Entry
1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

GRAFTON OLYMPIC POOL
Northern Rivers, New South Wales/ACT
29.6823°S 152.9278°E 9m AMSL
Commenced 1966 / Closed 2015
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Warmer-than-usual dry season on the way as records tumble in May

18:48 EST

People in the Top End have sweltered through one of the hottest wet seasons on record, and can now expect a warmer-than-usual dry season, a weather expert says.

Autumn wrap-up amidst winter's arrival

17:09 EST

Chilly mornings and late season rainfall across NSW is in stark contrast to most of autumn.

Dairy loans might be hard to access, but will help farmers face some hard truths

15:28 EST

Low-interest loans may be difficult to access, but will also help people face some difficult truths, a rural accountant says.