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Gulgong Climate

Gulgong Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
31.0 30.0 27.4 23.5 19.1 15.5 14.7 16.5 19.8 23.5 26.7 29.6 23.0
Mean Min (°C)
16.6 16.3 13.7 9.8 6.4 3.7 2.6 3.4 6.0 9.1 12.2 14.8 9.5
Mean Rain (mm)
69.3 61.2 54.7 42.8 44.2 50.5 47.9 45.6 46.6 55.2 59.6 67.0 644.3
Median Rain (mm)
61.4 44.2 37.1 30.8 35.2 43.5 42.4 41.4 38.6 48.7 51.4 50.2 625.6
Mean Rain Days
5.8 5.4 5.2 4.5 5.7 7.2 7.5 6.8 6.5 6.5 6.3 6.3 73.5

Gulgong Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
42.3 43.0 38.1 34.6 27.0 23.1 22.4 27.2 33.1 38.4 42.1 40.3 43.0
Low Max (°C)
18.0 16.0 14.9 12.0 7.2 5.5 5.1 7.4 9.0 11.0 10.8 16.5 5.1
High Min (°C)
25.2 27.2 22.5 20.0 16.4 14.0 14.2 15.2 16.5 19.5 28.0 25.1 28.0
Low Min (°C)
6.4 4.8 3.5 -1.2 -3.2 -5.2 -7.2 -4.9 -1.7 -0.5 1.4 3.0 -7.2
High Rain (mm)
101.1 134.4 122.2 98.8 80.5 65.3 86.4 62.0 95.3 71.6 83.8 102.1 134.4

Gulgong Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
34.9 34.4 31.4 27.4 20.9 17.5 16.7 21.1 23.4 27.5 32.6 33.3 25.0
Low Mn. Max (°C)
26.8 26.1 24.7 20.7 16.4 12.7 12.2 13.7 16.2 18.7 22.7 25.1 19.7
High Mn. Min (°C)
19.3 18.8 16.3 13.0 10.6 6.6 6.2 6.1 8.7 11.2 16.6 17.6 10.7
Low Mn. Min (°C)
13.8 13.7 11.4 6.9 2.0 0.8 -0.9 1.6 4.2 6.3 9.9 12.4 8.3
High Rain (mm)
238.5 354.3 265.9 212.9 172.2 188.1 168.6 171.2 176.7 199.9 217.0 240.6 1326.6
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.5 0.0 0.0 292.7

Gulgong Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

GULGONG POST OFFICE

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

Gulgong Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.5 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.0 1.1
≥ 35.0°C
6.3 3.6 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.7 3.8 15.9
≥ 30.0°C
18.0 13.0 7.1 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 2.4 7.4 14.7 62.6
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 4.4 9.9 13.9 11.1 3.5 0.6 0.0 0.0 43.8
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.8 5.0 8.1 5.0 0.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 19.8

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
36.0 34.8 31.6 27.2 22.4 18.5 17.4 20.0 24.5 28.3 31.8 34.7 31.0
Low Max
26.1 25.6 23.5 19.5 15.7 12.4 11.2 12.7 15.0 18.6 21.2 24.8 15.2
High Min
20.0 19.4 16.8 13.7 11.0 7.5 6.4 7.1 10.3 13.2 16.0 18.2 16.4
Low Min
13.0 13.1 10.5 5.9 2.1 -0.3 -1.2 0.0 2.4 5.1 8.0 10.9 2.5

Gulgong Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
43 42 43 44 44 44 44 43 43 42 43 43 43.1
Earliest Entry
1971 1971 1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1971 1970 1970 1970
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
43 42 44 44 44 44 43 44 44 43 43 44 43.4
Earliest Entry
1971 1971 1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1971 1970 1970 1970
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
132 132 132 133 133 134 133 134 134 134 134 134 133.0
Earliest Entry
1882 1882 1882 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

GULGONG POST OFFICE
Central Tablelands, New South Wales/ACT
32.3634°S 149.5329°E 475m AMSL
Commenced 1881
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23:13 EST

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15:28 EST

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