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Murrurundi Climate

Murrurundi Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
30.2 29.3 27.0 23.5 19.2 15.7 15.0 17.0 20.3 23.7 26.4 28.9 23.1
Mean Min (°C)
15.0 14.7 12.2 8.1 4.8 3.2 1.8 2.3 4.8 8.0 10.9 13.3 8.3
Mean Rain (mm)
88.4 74.6 61.5 51.3 52.2 69.0 62.4 61.2 58.5 70.7 75.6 89.4 814.9
Median Rain (mm)
75.2 57.6 45.9 42.3 38.9 56.8 54.0 49.3 52.5 62.7 69.1 82.0 794.6
Mean Rain Days
7.2 6.3 6.0 6.0 6.6 8.6 8.1 7.9 7.0 7.6 7.8 7.8 84.4

Murrurundi Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
41.2 42.2 37.8 34.0 27.9 25.2 23.7 27.3 32.8 36.5 40.6 40.6 42.2
Low Max (°C)
15.9 16.6 14.4 10.5 8.4 7.0 6.1 7.0 10.5 9.4 10.7 12.2 6.1
High Min (°C)
27.2 29.9 24.0 18.0 16.3 16.6 15.0 15.0 22.0 21.3 25.1 28.3 29.9
Low Min (°C)
4.2 4.0 0.6 -2.9 -5.0 -7.0 -6.2 -6.5 -5.0 -1.9 0.0 1.5 -7.0
High Rain (mm)
172.0 165.1 116.8 92.5 71.1 227.3 86.0 88.9 77.5 92.7 117.6 106.8 227.3

Murrurundi Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
33.5 33.6 31.8 27.7 21.1 17.8 17.0 20.3 24.5 27.0 31.3 33.3 25.2
Low Mn. Max (°C)
26.6 24.9 24.3 20.4 16.8 13.1 12.8 14.2 16.3 19.6 22.1 23.7 21.6
High Mn. Min (°C)
18.3 17.9 15.4 12.4 9.2 8.0 4.7 5.0 7.6 10.7 14.0 15.8 9.3
Low Mn. Min (°C)
12.3 12.3 10.0 4.6 0.7 -0.4 -1.0 -1.0 2.0 5.8 9.0 9.8 6.9
High Rain (mm)
397.0 417.3 259.0 177.8 205.6 356.9 268.3 209.1 202.7 207.2 347.6 234.3 1412.5
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 2.0 0.8 0.0 0.8 3.6 3.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.8 5.6 376.9

Murrurundi Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

MURRURUNDI (HAYDON STREET)

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

Murrurundi 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 0.0 0.3
≥ 35.0°C
4.3 2.6 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.2 2.4 10.9
≥ 30.0°C
16.4 12.7 7.0 0.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 2.1 6.9 13.2 57.9
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.1 1.9 9.7 13.5 17.4 16.8 8.6 2.7 0.2 0.0 67.3
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6 4.6 8.4 12.7 11.3 3.8 0.4 0.0 0.0 39.8

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
34.8 33.5 31.1 27.2 22.6 18.7 17.9 20.2 24.4 28.2 31.4 33.8 30.6
Low Max
25.3 24.7 23.0 19.5 15.6 12.7 12.1 13.5 16.0 18.9 21.0 24.0 15.5
High Min
18.7 18.3 16.1 13.0 10.4 8.3 6.8 7.2 10.0 12.8 15.0 17.5 15.4
Low Min
10.5 10.8 7.6 3.5 0.0 -1.7 -2.7 -2.2 0.2 3.0 5.8 8.5 0.7

Murrurundi Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
52 51 51 51 49 48 49 50 50 50 48 49 49.6
Earliest Entry
1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2015 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
52 51 50 50 49 48 49 50 50 50 48 49 49.6
Earliest Entry
1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2015 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
145 143 143 142 144 142 143 143 143 143 143 143 143.0
Earliest Entry
1871 1871 1871 1871 1871 1871 1871 1871 1871 1870 1870 1870 1870
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2015 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

MURRURUNDI (HAYDON STREET)
Hunter, New South Wales/ACT
31.7678°S 150.8418°E 467m AMSL
Commenced 1870
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