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Tocal Climate

Tocal Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
29.8 28.9 27.1 24.3 20.8 17.8 17.3 19.3 22.4 25.1 26.8 29.0 24.0
Mean Min (°C)
17.6 17.5 15.7 12.5 9.7 7.6 6.2 6.6 8.9 11.4 14.0 16.2 12.0
Mean Rain (mm)
110.1 117.2 115.7 88.1 70.9 76.5 40.1 37.8 47.5 64.9 85.2 82.1 938.7
Median Rain (mm)
76.2 79.9 96.6 60.6 58.7 50.1 30.1 27.1 32.3 47.6 70.9 67.7 920.1
Mean Rain Days
11.7 11.4 12.3 10.7 11.5 11.9 10.1 8.0 7.9 9.4 11.3 10.1 123.1

Tocal Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
44.4 47.0 41.2 37.3 29.5 26.1 27.3 30.4 36.2 40.1 43.9 44.2 47.0
Low Max (°C)
18.3 18.4 17.6 16.1 12.7 11.6 10.2 10.5 12.6 13.6 15.0 16.7 10.2
High Min (°C)
28.6 26.4 24.0 20.5 18.4 16.0 15.4 16.3 21.3 21.0 27.1 25.6 28.6
Low Min (°C)
8.6 9.4 7.7 1.3 0.5 0.0 -4.7 -1.5 -0.6 2.2 5.3 6.2 -4.7
High Rain (mm)
178.6 194.4 140.4 242.6 81.6 200.2 60.4 50.4 73.6 96.0 171.0 122.0 242.6

Tocal Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
32.9 33.2 30.1 27.1 23.8 20.1 18.9 22.4 26.8 28.8 30.6 33.5 25.3
Low Mn. Max (°C)
26.5 25.8 24.5 21.8 19.0 16.0 15.4 17.4 19.6 21.4 23.2 24.2 22.8
High Mn. Min (°C)
19.6 19.7 18.5 15.9 12.8 10.7 8.2 9.1 11.1 13.3 16.3 17.8 13.2
Low Mn. Min (°C)
15.5 15.4 13.9 10.4 6.9 5.6 2.8 4.7 7.2 9.6 11.3 13.3 10.9
High Rain (mm)
449.4 487.0 350.2 528.2 226.4 413.1 136.2 145.8 169.2 288.2 336.0 222.8 1349.6
Low Rain (mm)
2.8 7.8 9.6 1.6 3.8 3.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.3 10.6 5.1 483.4

Tocal Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

PATERSON (TOCAL AWS)

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

Tocal Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.8 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.4 1.8
≥ 35.0°C
5.4 2.8 0.9 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.8 2.1 4.1 15.2
≥ 30.0°C
13.6 9.9 6.3 1.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.4 5.1 7.7 12.4 53.7
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 1.4 3.5 1.8 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 6.8
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6 0.3 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.9

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
35.6 33.6 31.0 27.5 23.4 20.0 19.6 22.3 26.7 30.2 32.3 34.8 30.4
Low Max
24.4 24.1 23.2 21.0 18.0 15.4 15.0 16.3 18.0 19.8 21.0 23.2 17.6
High Min
20.6 20.4 18.7 16.1 13.6 11.0 9.8 10.4 12.4 15.1 17.4 19.6 17.8
Low Min
14.2 14.5 12.7 9.1 5.9 3.8 2.3 3.0 5.1 7.5 10.2 12.6 5.9

Tocal Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
47 46 47 47 46 47 46 47 46 47 47 48 46.6
Earliest Entry
1968 1971 1971 1971 1971 1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1967 1967 1967
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
46 45 46 46 46 45 45 47 46 46 45 47 45.8
Earliest Entry
1968 1971 1971 1971 1971 1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1967 1967 1967
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
50 50 50 50 50 49 49 49 49 49 49 50 49.4
Earliest Entry
1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1967 1967 1967
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

PATERSON (TOCAL AWS)
Hunter, New South Wales/ACT
32.6296°S 151.5919°E 30m AMSL
Commenced 1967
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16:44 EDT

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