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Forbes Ap Climate

Forbes Ap Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
34.3 32.8 29.4 24.5 19.5 15.4 14.5 16.5 20.4 24.9 29.1 31.7 24.4
Mean Min (°C)
18.1 17.6 14.4 9.4 5.4 3.9 2.7 2.9 5.3 8.5 12.7 15.2 9.7
Mean Rain (mm)
28.8 48.4 54.0 24.2 33.7 55.6 42.6 36.6 43.9 39.1 45.9 57.2 509.3
Median Rain (mm)
15.4 39.0 19.4 13.5 27.5 52.6 40.9 25.0 37.5 31.4 28.8 28.2 433.4
Mean Rain Days
5.3 5.4 5.6 4.5 6.7 12.3 12.7 9.2 7.4 6.6 6.2 6.3 82.1

Forbes Ap Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
45.5 46.7 40.2 35.1 27.3 23.6 21.8 26.4 31.9 37.0 44.9 42.8 46.7
Low Max (°C)
17.1 16.8 17.6 12.4 9.0 6.8 6.6 8.1 11.1 13.0 15.8 15.0 6.6
High Min (°C)
28.5 28.8 22.9 20.0 16.7 14.1 14.4 14.7 20.0 23.5 25.8 28.4 28.8
Low Min (°C)
7.5 7.9 4.2 -1.8 -4.2 -6.4 -6.7 -5.4 -2.6 -0.9 1.2 5.7 -6.7
High Rain (mm)
35.0 70.6 63.4 50.0 41.0 65.8 55.0 67.0 47.0 38.0 63.6 74.2 74.2

Forbes Ap Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
37.4 35.6 31.8 29.0 21.3 17.0 16.8 19.1 23.6 29.8 34.3 34.0 25.8
Low Mn. Max (°C)
31.2 28.6 26.7 22.3 17.5 13.3 12.6 14.1 17.1 21.8 24.7 27.6 23.1
High Mn. Min (°C)
20.1 20.0 16.8 11.6 8.4 6.0 5.5 5.8 8.1 11.7 16.7 17.4 10.6
Low Mn. Min (°C)
16.1 14.3 12.8 6.1 1.3 0.4 -0.3 0.3 2.9 6.6 10.0 13.4 8.7
High Rain (mm)
81.4 162.8 191.4 72.4 78.4 127.8 85.6 87.0 119.8 167.2 136.2 202.6 944.8
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.0 10.0 10.6 5.6 1.6 0.0 1.8 6.2 158.8

Forbes Ap Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

FORBES AIRPORT AWS

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

Forbes Ap Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
3.0 1.6 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.7 0.6 5.7
≥ 35.0°C
13.9 9.4 2.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 4.0 7.1 35.6
≥ 30.0°C
24.9 20.5 14.5 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 5.1 12.8 19.7 94.6
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.9 7.1 10.4 14.0 14.3 7.0 1.4 0.0 0.0 50.7
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 3.0 5.3 8.4 7.4 2.3 0.1 0.0 0.0 24.7

Forbes Ap 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
39.1 37.3 33.9 28.7 23.2 18.8 17.4 19.8 25.5 29.9 34.6 36.4 33.7
Low Max
29.3 27.5 24.8 20.2 15.9 12.0 11.6 13.0 16.0 19.4 23.0 27.2 15.2
High Min
22.1 21.5 18.7 13.5 10.7 8.5 6.9 7.2 10.7 14.1 17.7 19.7 17.9
Low Min
13.9 13.1 9.5 4.9 0.6 -0.8 -1.5 -1.2 1.4 4.2 7.9 10.7 1.6

Forbes Ap Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
22 22 22 22 22 21 21 21 21 21 21 21 21.2
Earliest Entry
1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1995 1995
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
22 22 22 22 22 21 21 21 21 21 21 21 21.2
Earliest Entry
1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1995 1995
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
22 22 22 22 22 21 21 21 21 20 21 21 21.1
Earliest Entry
1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1995 1995
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

FORBES AIRPORT AWS
CW Slopes & Plains, New South Wales/ACT
33.3627°S 147.9205°E 230m AMSL
Commenced 1995
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Outback soaking spreading east

14:31 EST

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Cheeky fox suspected to be making regular contribution to WA farmer's BOM rain gauge

18:43 EST

A West Australian farmer who collects rainfall data for the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) suspects his precipitation is not just falling from the sky, with a fox making regular contributions to his rain gauge.