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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)
34.4 32.6 29.1 24.5 19.5 15.5 14.6 16.5 20.7 24.8 29.1 31.6 24.4
Mean Min (°C)
18.1 17.6 14.2 9.3 5.3 3.9 2.6 2.8 5.3 8.4 12.7 15.2 9.6
Mean Rain (mm)
25.4 55.7 51.7 21.7 30.7 54.0 39.1 35.9 41.5 40.9 46.2 57.5 500.7
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
4.9 5.8 5.7 4.3 6.4 11.7 12.4 8.9 7.1 6.6 6.3 6.2 82.4

Forbes Ap Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
45.2 44.6 40.2 34.5 27.3 23.6 21.5 26.4 31.9 37.0 44.9 42.8 45.2
Low Max (°C)
17.1 16.8 17.6 12.4 9.0 8.9 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 16.6 14.1 13.4 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 27.9 34.3 34.0 25.8
Low Mn. Max (°C)
31.3 28.6 26.7 22.3 17.5 13.3 12.6 14.1 17.9 21.8 24.7 27.6 23.1
High Mn. Min (°C)
20.1 20.0 16.7 11.6 8.4 6.0 4.7 5.8 8.1 10.6 16.7 17.4 10.5
Low Mn. Min (°C)
16.1 14.3 12.8 6.1 1.3 0.4 -0.3 0.3 3.0 6.6 10.0 13.4 8.7
High Rain (mm)
71.2 162.8 155.8 66.4 64.6 127.8 81.0 87.0 116.2 167.2 136.2 202.6 944.8
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
2.9 1.5 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.7 0.7 5.7
≥ 35.0°C
14.0 8.8 2.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 4.0 6.7 34.6
≥ 30.0°C
25.2 19.6 13.8 2.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 4.7 12.8 19.2 93.9
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 7.4 10.1 14.4 14.3 7.1 1.6 0.1 0.0 53.2
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 3.3 5.3 8.6 7.6 2.4 0.2 0.0 0.0 26.4

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
19 19 19 19 19 19 19 19 19 19 19 19 18.8
Earliest Entry
1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1995 1995
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
19 19 19 19 19 19 19 19 19 19 19 19 18.8
Earliest Entry
1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1995 1995
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
19 19 19 19 19 19 19 19 19 18 19 19 18.7
Earliest Entry
1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1995 1995
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

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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