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Penrith Climate

Penrith Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
30.9 29.5 27.5 24.4 21.1 18.1 17.8 19.9 23.3 25.9 27.4 29.4 24.6
Mean Min (°C)
18.6 18.5 16.8 13.1 9.3 6.9 5.5 6.2 9.4 12.1 15.1 17.0 12.4
Mean Rain (mm)
101.0 122.7 78.7 50.9 38.4 60.7 31.5 32.3 34.0 53.7 84.3 65.1 756.9
Median Rain (mm)
91.0 136.2 46.4 19.0 24.8 25.1 26.6 18.8 25.4 39.6 57.5 55.1 669.8
Mean Rain Days
11.6 11.4 11.8 10.4 11.0 15.1 12.2 8.6 7.9 9.2 12.0 10.8 124.6

Penrith Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
46.5 46.9 40.6 36.6 29.4 26.0 26.7 29.7 35.8 38.9 44.9 42.3 46.9
Low Max (°C)
18.8 18.2 17.9 14.6 13.1 11.7 11.2 12.3 13.8 15.0 13.6 16.5 11.2
High Min (°C)
25.5 25.7 23.3 19.5 17.9 14.6 13.9 14.4 17.5 20.9 23.1 24.7 25.7
Low Min (°C)
10.6 11.6 8.3 3.6 2.0 -1.1 -1.4 -0.5 2.2 5.0 7.8 9.8 -1.4
High Rain (mm)
101.8 139.0 55.0 85.6 63.0 81.6 47.0 60.6 57.2 55.2 62.0 49.6 139.0

Penrith Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
33.9 32.7 30.5 26.7 23.5 20.1 19.0 21.9 26.3 28.9 31.8 32.7 25.4
Low Mn. Max (°C)
27.4 26.0 25.8 21.8 19.7 16.7 16.1 18.2 20.7 23.4 23.8 24.8 23.6
High Mn. Min (°C)
20.6 19.8 18.8 15.0 11.2 9.3 7.0 8.4 10.5 14.2 17.0 18.8 13.1
Low Mn. Min (°C)
16.0 16.3 15.4 10.8 7.3 4.6 3.4 4.0 7.8 11.0 12.5 15.1 11.8
High Rain (mm)
307.8 274.8 230.2 258.8 96.0 226.0 82.0 161.2 93.6 256.2 206.2 164.2 1013.4
Low Rain (mm)
19.2 1.8 16.8 1.8 4.0 3.0 4.4 0.0 4.2 4.6 13.0 26.2 501.0

Penrith Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

PENRITH LAKES AWS

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

Penrith Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
2.2 0.7 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6 0.6 4.0
≥ 35.0°C
7.1 3.5 0.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.2 3.1 4.3 19.4
≥ 30.0°C
16.1 12.2 7.6 1.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.0 6.6 9.2 13.9 66.1
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.9 3.7 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 6.9
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
36.8 34.6 31.2 28.1 23.6 20.3 19.8 22.9 28.0 31.6 33.6 34.9 31.3
Low Max
24.5 24.1 23.5 20.8 18.4 15.9 15.4 17.1 18.9 20.4 20.8 23.9 18.1
High Min
20.8 20.9 19.3 15.8 13.3 10.9 9.1 10.1 12.7 15.4 18.0 19.3 18.4
Low Min
15.9 15.7 14.0 9.9 5.5 2.8 2.2 2.8 6.1 8.5 11.7 14.3 5.6

Penrith Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
21 22 21 22 21 20 20 20 21 21 22 21 21.0
Earliest Entry
1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1995 1995 1995 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 20 21 21 22 21 21.2
Earliest Entry
1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
21 21 21 22 22 21 20 20 21 21 22 21 21.1
Earliest Entry
1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

PENRITH LAKES AWS
Sydney, New South Wales/ACT
33.7195°S 150.6783°E 25m AMSL
Commenced 1995
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Severe storms and heatwave to end the week in NSW

11:24 EDT

Severe thunderstorms and a severe heatwave will affect parts of NSW during the second half of this week.

ACCC recommends immediate overhaul of insurance in northern Australia as costs soar

10:34 EDT

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission says government intervention is needed to bring down high insurance prices in Northern Australia, recommending the abolition of stamp duty on home, contents and strata insurance products.

Extreme heat wipes out almost one third of Australia's spectacled flying fox population

10:27 EDT

An extreme heatwave in far north Queensland last month is estimated to have killed more than 23,000 spectacled flying foxes, equating to almost one third of the species in Australia.