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Orange Climate

Orange Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
26.6 25.7 22.6 18.5 14.2 10.5 9.4 11.0 14.1 17.7 21.2 24.4 17.9
Mean Min (°C)
13.3 13.2 10.7 7.2 4.6 2.6 1.5 2.1 4.2 6.5 9.2 11.3 7.2
Mean Rain (mm)
86.0 77.9 64.1 51.0 69.4 73.3 89.2 96.4 79.0 81.9 76.9 82.1 927.2
Median Rain (mm)
71.8 57.0 48.7 36.4 63.4 65.6 75.2 93.6 72.5 72.2 63.2 64.2 954.1
Mean Rain Days
8.0 7.6 8.0 8.0 13.2 16.6 18.7 16.2 12.1 10.2 9.7 8.2 136.4

Orange Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
37.2 38.3 33.3 29.4 21.5 18.0 16.5 21.8 25.7 31.3 36.0 34.8 38.3
Low Max (°C)
14.7 12.0 9.7 6.4 2.2 2.5 0.6 2.4 3.8 6.8 6.9 10.1 0.6
High Min (°C)
22.6 24.4 22.1 15.6 12.8 10.9 10.5 11.2 16.3 16.8 22.3 22.0 24.4
Low Min (°C)
1.0 2.8 1.0 -1.6 -4.0 -5.0 -5.6 -4.2 -5.4 -2.0 -0.4 0.5 -5.6
High Rain (mm)
98.6 86.0 103.4 82.2 58.7 62.0 55.2 76.2 61.8 71.0 96.0 76.4 103.4

Orange Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
30.6 30.1 26.2 22.9 16.4 12.8 11.8 14.8 17.3 21.9 27.2 28.0 19.8
Low Mn. Max (°C)
22.1 21.9 19.2 15.5 12.3 8.0 7.3 8.0 11.2 13.7 17.3 20.8 16.3
High Mn. Min (°C)
16.4 15.9 13.4 9.9 7.0 5.6 3.6 4.0 5.9 9.6 13.0 13.2 8.1
Low Mn. Min (°C)
10.0 9.9 8.2 4.8 1.9 0.7 -0.2 0.4 2.7 4.8 6.6 8.8 6.3
High Rain (mm)
300.7 285.0 174.4 329.0 249.1 178.6 207.7 270.8 196.8 223.1 204.3 299.9 1592.0
Low Rain (mm)
7.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 9.2 0.8 11.2 3.1 9.0 0.2 7.0 0.4 324.0

Orange Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE

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

Orange Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°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
≥ 35.0°C
0.5 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.9
≥ 30.0°C
7.1 4.2 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.3 3.4 17.1
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.1 1.8 6.6 13.5 18.5 15.8 8.0 3.3 0.8 0.1 68.4
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 1.8 5.2 8.9 7.3 2.6 0.6 0.0 0.0 26.9

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
31.2 30.0 26.8 22.2 17.5 13.5 12.2 14.5 18.5 22.2 26.1 29.4 26.1
Low Max
21.7 21.5 18.7 14.8 10.8 7.2 6.2 7.0 9.8 13.0 16.0 19.6 10.0
High Min
17.0 16.6 14.2 10.8 8.4 5.6 4.2 5.1 8.0 11.0 13.2 15.2 13.3
Low Min
9.3 9.4 6.9 3.8 1.3 -0.4 -1.3 -0.8 0.9 2.4 4.8 7.1 1.2

Orange Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
38 39 39 39 39 39 39 38 37 38 38 37 38.2
Earliest Entry
1976 1976 1976 1976 1976 1976 1976 1976 1976 1976 1976 1976 1976
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2013 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
39 39 39 39 39 39 39 39 38 38 38 37 38.4
Earliest Entry
1976 1976 1976 1976 1976 1976 1976 1976 1976 1976 1976 1976 1976
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2013 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
49 49 49 49 49 48 49 49 48 48 49 48 48.6
Earliest Entry
1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2013 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE
Central Tablelands, New South Wales/ACT
33.3211°S 149.0828°E 922m AMSL
Commenced 1966
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NSW weather: Lachlan River peaks in heavy Forbes flooding; SES continuing to monitor situation

01:02 EST

Forbes' Lachlan River in central west New South Wales has peaked, the State Emergency Service says, with at least .

NSW weather: Forbes residents warned to evacuate as Lachlan River nears unexpectedly high peak

18:18 EST

The flood-hit area of Forbes in central-western NSW is readying itself for the worst of a slow-moving flood, with the peak expected to hit after midnight.

NSW Weather: Forbes farmers brace for extensive crop losses from flooding

16:59 EST

Farmers near Forbes in the New South Wales central west are bracing for extensive loses as their crops continue to be inundated with flood waters, which are expected to peak later today.