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Norah Head Climate

Norah Head Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
25.8 25.8 24.9 22.9 20.1 18.0 17.3 18.8 21.1 22.6 23.5 24.8 22.1
Mean Min (°C)
19.6 19.9 18.8 15.8 13.1 11.0 9.7 10.5 12.8 14.8 16.8 18.4 15.0
Mean Rain (mm)
79.5 121.4 114.9 136.3 154.8 149.1 92.2 75.9 65.1 57.6 98.7 68.0 1213.1
Median Rain (mm)
72.4 64.2 75.4 95.0 126.7 97.4 69.8 51.8 45.2 42.0 85.9 53.4 1067.3
Mean Rain Days
12.1 12.0 12.8 13.5 13.8 13.5 11.2 9.2 11.4 10.4 12.9 11.0 142.9

Norah Head Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
44.0 39.7 37.2 33.6 27.9 24.8 24.7 29.4 33.5 36.5 39.2 40.7 44.0
Low Max (°C)
19.6 19.1 19.1 16.8 13.7 11.2 11.1 11.4 12.6 14.9 15.6 18.0 11.1
High Min (°C)
23.4 25.1 22.9 21.3 19.5 16.9 15.8 17.0 19.0 20.9 23.8 24.1 25.1
Low Min (°C)
14.5 13.9 12.7 7.9 6.9 5.3 4.0 4.6 6.1 8.5 8.8 11.2 4.0
High Rain (mm)
83.4 75.2 130.0 97.0 113.0 235.4 112.0 115.0 61.0 89.2 120.2 79.0 235.4

Norah Head Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
27.2 28.3 26.2 24.4 21.9 19.9 18.5 20.6 23.9 24.8 25.5 28.2 23.0
Low Mn. Max (°C)
22.9 24.2 23.5 21.0 18.6 16.8 15.9 16.7 18.5 21.0 21.1 22.4 20.9
High Mn. Min (°C)
20.6 21.5 20.1 17.2 14.1 12.4 11.2 11.9 14.9 15.9 18.4 19.8 15.8
Low Mn. Min (°C)
17.8 18.4 17.6 14.3 11.6 9.6 8.3 8.2 11.9 13.6 14.8 17.0 13.9
High Rain (mm)
178.2 387.4 221.2 404.6 522.2 574.6 383.6 218.2 169.2 234.0 305.2 133.8 1555.6
Low Rain (mm)
8.2 22.4 13.2 27.0 9.4 1.4 0.8 0.8 4.0 0.6 0.2 0.2 833.6

Norah Head Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

NORAH HEAD AWS

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

Norah Head Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.4
≥ 35.0°C
0.6 0.5 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.5 0.5 2.5
≥ 30.0°C
1.5 1.4 1.0 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.1 2.1 1.8 1.6 10.7
≤ 2.0°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
≤ 0.0°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

Norah Head 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
27.7 28.0 27.0 25.3 22.4 20.2 19.4 21.8 24.8 26.0 26.3 27.3 26.2
Low Max
23.0 23.0 22.2 20.1 17.8 15.7 15.1 15.7 17.3 18.8 19.8 21.8 17.4
High Min
21.3 21.7 20.9 18.0 15.8 13.7 12.0 13.2 15.8 17.4 19.0 20.4 19.8
Low Min
17.7 17.9 16.6 13.3 10.7 8.4 7.5 7.8 10.1 12.0 14.3 16.1 10.0

Norah Head Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
18 20 19 20 20 20 20 20 20 20 20 20 19.5
Earliest Entry
1996 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
18 20 19 20 20 20 20 20 20 19 20 20 19.5
Earliest Entry
1996 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
18 18 19 19 19 20 20 20 20 19 20 19 19.1
Earliest Entry
1996 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

NORAH HEAD AWS
Hunter, New South Wales/ACT
33.2814°S 151.5766°E 19m AMSL
Commenced 1989
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