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Dorrigo Climate

Dorrigo Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
24.1 23.7 22.2 19.7 16.9 14.9 14.4 16.1 19.4 21.2 22.1 23.7 19.8
Mean Min (°C)
14.9 15.0 13.4 10.6 7.2 5.3 4.4 4.8 7.6 9.8 12.2 13.8 9.9
Mean Rain (mm)
315.0 299.4 317.5 139.0 110.2 131.0 60.7 107.9 81.7 128.3 194.7 175.2 2051.9
Median Rain (mm)
212.5 188.2 268.8 75.4 62.7 83.3 44.4 28.3 66.9 96.9 181.3 161.4 1687.4
Mean Rain Days
15.3 16.2 18.1 13.9 11.4 10.4 9.7 7.7 8.9 12.1 16.3 16.7 156.6

Dorrigo Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
36.3 35.6 34.1 28.0 25.0 23.5 22.8 29.5 32.0 34.6 36.3 34.5 36.3
Low Max (°C)
16.5 15.0 14.9 13.3 9.2 8.4 8.8 8.0 9.1 10.8 12.0 13.3 8.0
High Min (°C)
23.8 21.0 19.0 17.5 14.8 12.7 13.0 17.5 19.0 18.0 20.4 20.7 23.8
Low Min (°C)
7.5 8.5 6.0 1.0 -3.0 -3.5 -3.0 -3.2 -0.4 -0.7 3.9 3.6 -3.5
High Rain (mm)
206.6 332.0 329.0 213.6 213.0 150.4 149.3 206.2 142.6 212.0 87.0 106.0 332.0

Dorrigo Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
26.5 26.2 24.9 21.3 19.3 16.2 15.8 19.2 22.0 23.5 25.2 27.4 20.7
Low Mn. Max (°C)
21.4 21.6 20.9 17.7 15.7 13.4 13.1 14.5 17.6 17.8 18.4 19.8 18.3
High Mn. Min (°C)
16.7 15.8 14.8 12.1 8.6 6.5 5.9 6.9 9.2 11.0 14.4 15.1 10.4
Low Mn. Min (°C)
13.1 13.1 11.1 8.9 5.2 3.6 2.4 2.3 6.4 8.5 9.4 11.7 9.3
High Rain (mm)
881.6 738.3 1052.7 402.2 524.5 565.2 353.7 528.5 360.6 485.9 293.3 387.2 2965.0
Low Rain (mm)
71.5 106.2 66.2 33.0 15.4 8.8 0.0 1.7 5.0 22.8 78.6 72.6 1105.9

Dorrigo Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

DORRIGO (OLD CORAMBA RD)

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

Dorrigo 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
0.3 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.4
≥ 30.0°C
2.6 1.1 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 1.1 1.7 2.4 9.7
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.6 5.1 7.6 5.9 1.4 0.2 0.0 0.0 21.8
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 1.7 2.8 2.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 7.1

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
28.7 27.8 26.0 22.5 19.6 18.0 17.4 19.5 23.8 25.6 26.9 28.5 25.2
Low Max
19.6 19.7 18.9 16.5 14.5 12.1 11.6 12.7 15.2 16.4 16.5 19.5 14.4
High Min
17.6 17.3 15.9 13.1 10.5 8.7 7.8 8.0 11.0 12.9 15.0 16.5 15.0
Low Min
12.0 12.8 11.0 7.8 4.0 1.8 1.0 1.3 4.0 6.6 8.7 10.9 4.2

Dorrigo Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 17.9
Earliest Entry
1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 17.9
Earliest Entry
1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
17 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 17.8
Earliest Entry
1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

DORRIGO (OLD CORAMBA RD)
Mid North Coast, New South Wales/ACT
30.3444°S 152.7187°E 746m AMSL
Commenced 1996
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Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria, BOM warns of damaging winds, rain

16:03 EDT

A category one cyclone has formed in the Gulf of Carpentaria but is due to weaken before heading towards the Northern Territory coast.

King Ash Bay fishing village flooded as Tropical Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria

14:35 EDT

Shacks in the fishing village of King Ash Bay in the Northern Territory's Gulf of Carpentaria have been flooded by the McArthur River.

Tropical Cyclone Alfred emerges over the Gulf

13:45 EDT

Early today, a tropical low that has been lingering over the Gulf of Carpentaria was upgraded to tropical cyclone.