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Peats Ridge Climate

Peats Ridge Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
27.0 26.3 24.6 22.0 19.1 16.3 15.8 17.7 20.5 22.8 24.1 25.9 21.8
Mean Min (°C)
16.2 16.3 14.6 12.0 9.5 7.2 6.1 6.6 8.6 10.9 12.9 14.8 11.3
Mean Rain (mm)
113.5 154.7 136.5 129.3 97.8 105.9 66.8 78.9 74.6 90.6 109.8 92.6 1253.8
Median Rain (mm)
102.3 121.2 114.0 98.1 84.3 65.5 45.0 44.2 55.9 58.1 95.1 80.5 1193.7
Mean Rain Days
14.2 15.1 15.9 14.1 15.5 14.6 13.3 11.1 10.0 11.9 13.6 12.7 151.4

Peats Ridge Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
42.9 40.5 38.9 34.7 26.9 23.6 23.7 28.9 33.3 38.6 41.9 40.8 42.9
Low Max (°C)
15.6 17.1 15.6 13.4 10.2 9.6 9.0 9.3 11.2 11.8 11.3 14.6 9.0
High Min (°C)
27.0 25.0 22.1 18.9 17.4 15.1 14.1 16.8 18.8 21.8 25.8 24.7 27.0
Low Min (°C)
7.9 8.4 6.2 3.7 1.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.1 0.0 1.4 4.8 5.8 -0.1
High Rain (mm)
157.4 230.2 93.4 146.2 74.4 276.6 149.8 194.4 124.8 175.0 100.2 88.2 276.6

Peats Ridge Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
30.0 29.7 27.5 24.1 21.2 18.5 17.1 20.9 23.0 27.1 27.7 30.5 23.0
Low Mn. Max (°C)
23.8 23.2 22.3 19.7 17.4 14.6 14.4 15.8 18.4 20.7 21.2 21.3 20.7
High Mn. Min (°C)
18.3 18.3 16.4 14.5 11.9 10.0 8.1 8.7 10.1 12.8 15.4 16.9 12.1
Low Mn. Min (°C)
13.9 14.3 12.5 9.8 7.3 5.4 4.2 4.7 7.2 9.8 10.5 13.1 10.7
High Rain (mm)
262.4 620.0 337.9 420.4 350.8 611.6 226.8 341.0 215.0 385.2 283.8 225.0 2186.0
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 0.0 0.0 4.8 4.8 3.6 1.2 0.8 2.6 1.2 18.4 0.0 842.9

Peats Ridge Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

PEATS RIDGE (WARATAH ROAD)

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

Peats Ridge Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.2 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.5
≥ 35.0°C
2.3 1.4 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.9 1.4 6.3
≥ 30.0°C
8.0 5.6 2.8 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 2.5 4.2 6.1 29.1
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.7 1.2 1.3 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.4
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2

Peats Ridge 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
32.9 31.7 28.7 25.6 22.1 18.9 18.2 20.8 25.1 28.1 29.9 31.4 27.8
Low Max
21.8 21.3 20.7 18.6 16.3 13.8 13.3 14.6 16.4 17.8 18.8 20.8 16.1
High Min
19.2 19.1 17.6 14.9 12.8 10.2 9.1 10.1 12.2 14.4 16.2 18.0 16.6
Low Min
13.2 13.3 11.8 9.1 6.6 4.2 3.3 3.5 5.2 7.2 9.2 11.7 5.8

Peats Ridge Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
30 31 30 30 30 31 30 30 28 31 31 30 30.1
Earliest Entry
1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1981 1981 1981 1981
Latest Entry
2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2011 2011 2011 2011 2012
Years of Maxima
30 31 30 31 30 31 31 30 30 31 31 30 30.4
Earliest Entry
1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1981 1981 1981 1981
Latest Entry
2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2011 2011 2011 2011 2012
Years of Rainfall
32 32 32 32 31 31 31 31 31 32 31 33 31.5
Earliest Entry
1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1981 1981 1981 1981
Latest Entry
2015 2015 2015 2015 2015 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2014 2015

Station Details

PEATS RIDGE (WARATAH ROAD)
Hunter, New South Wales/ACT
33.3102°S 151.2445°E 280m AMSL
Commenced 1981
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