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Lismore Climate

Lismore Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
29.9 29.4 28.0 25.8 23.2 20.7 20.7 22.6 25.8 27.3 28.5 29.3 25.9
Mean Min (°C)
18.7 18.6 16.8 14.2 9.5 8.0 6.0 6.6 9.8 12.7 15.5 17.4 12.7
Mean Rain (mm)
164.7 136.6 144.1 132.8 68.6 107.0 38.1 62.3 38.6 80.1 107.7 132.2 1204.7
Median Rain (mm)
79.4 149.2 99.4 157.2 55.8 58.6 22.6 19.2 23.5 71.8 68.6 103.8 1005.4
Mean Rain Days
15.4 13.9 17.8 18.0 14.3 14.5 11.8 9.6 8.5 11.0 12.5 14.0 157.6

Lismore Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
40.4 41.2 38.5 33.7 32.4 28.5 27.9 36.7 36.8 38.5 41.1 40.9 41.2
Low Max (°C)
21.9 22.2 20.8 19.0 17.8 12.7 13.3 13.8 16.6 17.3 19.3 17.9 12.7
High Min (°C)
25.5 24.0 22.8 22.3 16.9 16.9 16.8 16.9 18.5 20.0 22.7 23.6 25.5
Low Min (°C)
10.4 13.0 11.0 3.9 -0.6 -0.9 -2.9 -1.9 0.8 3.1 5.6 9.1 -2.9
High Rain (mm)
170.0 68.6 95.8 77.4 79.6 129.4 47.4 138.6 64.4 64.0 62.6 148.6 170.0

Lismore Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
31.7 31.7 29.9 27.3 25.3 22.1 21.5 25.8 28.1 28.9 31.0 32.7 26.9
Low Mn. Max (°C)
28.1 26.8 26.9 23.7 21.9 19.3 19.7 20.7 23.8 23.7 26.0 26.0 25.0
High Mn. Min (°C)
20.5 19.8 18.1 15.4 11.2 9.3 9.1 8.8 12.6 14.7 16.8 18.8 13.6
Low Mn. Min (°C)
16.4 17.1 14.6 12.4 7.7 5.8 2.2 4.4 8.0 11.4 13.3 14.7 10.6
High Rain (mm)
400.4 306.4 251.0 223.8 110.6 239.0 101.4 281.0 140.8 242.0 233.6 311.6 1386.0
Low Rain (mm)
12.0 20.2 56.2 41.0 6.6 10.0 0.2 2.6 3.8 11.2 28.6 41.6 623.8

Lismore Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

LISMORE AIRPORT AWS

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

Lismore Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.4
≥ 35.0°C
2.5 1.3 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.2 1.0 2.2 2.5 10.5
≥ 30.0°C
13.2 11.2 5.8 1.5 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.7 3.8 8.5 9.7 12.1 64.8
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 1.8 4.8 2.5 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 9.6
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.4 1.5 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.5

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
33.5 32.8 30.7 28.4 25.4 23.5 23.3 26.4 29.8 32.0 32.6 34.4 30.8
Low Max
26.7 26.4 25.1 23.1 20.8 18.5 18.6 19.6 21.5 22.6 24.0 25.6 20.7
High Min
21.5 21.5 19.0 17.0 13.6 12.3 10.1 11.2 13.9 16.7 18.8 20.6 18.8
Low Min
15.2 16.2 13.8 11.0 5.5 3.2 1.7 2.4 6.1 8.2 11.6 14.0 5.7

Lismore Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
12 12 13 12 12 12 13 13 13 13 13 13 12.4
Earliest Entry
2003 2003 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
12 12 13 12 12 13 13 13 13 13 13 13 12.4
Earliest Entry
2003 2003 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
12 12 13 11 11 12 13 13 13 13 13 13 12.2
Earliest Entry
2003 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

LISMORE AIRPORT AWS
Northern Rivers, New South Wales/ACT
28.8305°S 153.2601°E 9m AMSL
Commenced 2002
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Weather News

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.