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West Channel Beacon Climate

West Channel Beacon Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
24.5 24.6 23.7 22.4 19.8 17.8 17.1 17.9 20.1 21.2 22.0 23.6 21.1
Mean Min (°C)
20.3 20.4 19.2 16.7 13.3 11.5 10.4 11.1 13.5 15.1 17.1 18.8 15.5
Mean Rain (mm)
- - - - - - - - - - - - -
Median Rain (mm)
- - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mean Rain Days
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West Channel Beacon Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
42.2 39.4 32.4 31.7 26.0 24.1 24.1 28.7 34.1 35.8 37.6 38.5 42.2
Low Max (°C)
20.0 19.8 19.0 17.2 14.6 13.3 12.4 10.0 13.4 14.2 15.7 17.6 10.0
High Min (°C)
23.4 26.0 23.0 20.9 17.9 17.3 15.9 17.0 20.0 20.6 23.0 24.0 26.0
Low Min (°C)
14.9 14.7 13.3 10.7 9.0 5.0 6.6 6.9 7.0 8.8 11.0 12.1 5.0
High Rain (mm)
- - - - - - - - - - - - -

West Channel Beacon Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
25.1 26.7 24.5 23.5 21.5 19.0 18.3 19.4 22.3 23.1 23.3 26.2 21.7
Low Mn. Max (°C)
23.6 23.4 22.5 21.5 18.4 16.5 16.3 16.7 18.8 19.5 20.4 20.6 20.3
High Mn. Min (°C)
20.8 21.3 20.1 17.8 14.6 12.4 11.2 12.0 14.6 16.3 18.2 20.0 15.9
Low Mn. Min (°C)
19.8 19.7 17.8 15.6 12.0 10.1 9.7 10.3 13.0 13.8 15.7 17.2 14.9
High Rain (mm)
- - - - - - - - - - - - -
Low Rain (mm)
- - - - - - - - - - - - -

West Channel Beacon Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

SYDNEY HARBOUR (WEDDING CAKE WEST)

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

West Channel Beacon Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
≥ 35.0°C
0.6 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.3 1.1
≥ 30.0°C
1.5 1.4 0.5 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6 1.6 1.2 1.9 7.4
≤ 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

West Channel Beacon 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
26.5 25.1 24.6 22.0 20.0 20.0 23.5 25.0 26.0 25.0 - - -
Low Max
22.9 21.4 20.0 17.1 15.0 15.5 16.9 17.8 21.0 17.0 - - -
High Min
21.5 22.2 21.1 15.5 13.5 12.3 13.4 17.5 19.0 21.0 20.0 - -
Low Min
19.0 18.8 14.7 11.0 9.0 8.4 11.0 12.3 14.2 17.0 10.8 - -

West Channel Beacon Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
10 10 11 10 11 11 11 12 12 13 12 11 11.1
Earliest Entry
1998 1998 1998 1999 1999 1998 1998 1998 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
10 10 11 10 11 11 11 12 12 13 12 11 11.1
Earliest Entry
1998 1998 1998 1999 1999 1998 1998 1998 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
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Earliest Entry
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2001
Latest Entry
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2001

Station Details

SYDNEY HARBOUR (WEDDING CAKE WEST)
Sydney, New South Wales/ACT
33.8405°S 151.2643°E 6m AMSL
Commenced 1996
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15:19 EDT

If you wanted to stay a bit warmer today, a dip in the ocean is probably your best bet, despite the rain.

Thunderstorms light up the Sydney night sky

13:18 EDT

Once the southerly change bumped into a low pressure trough sitting just off the Sydney coast last night, things became electric between the two.

Flood-affected WA farmers plead for faster relief funding

20:49 EDT

Flood-affected farmers in the Ravensthorpe shire on the south coast of WA say the State Government has been slow in reacting to their plight, adding there is a lack of comprehension around the scale of the damage.