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Moss Vale Climate

Moss Vale Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
26.1 24.2 22.0 18.9 15.5 12.6 11.7 13.4 16.6 19.5 22.2 24.0 18.9
Mean Min (°C)
14.0 13.9 12.0 8.5 4.7 3.5 2.4 2.9 5.5 7.7 10.6 12.1 8.1
Mean Rain (mm)
62.6 104.8 83.9 55.4 41.9 90.0 48.1 51.4 42.2 44.9 66.3 59.4 751.5
Median Rain (mm)
49.2 110.6 52.0 34.8 30.8 35.4 28.0 22.4 31.4 49.1 58.1 56.0 556.8
Mean Rain Days
12.6 14.2 16.1 16.9 14.6 17.0 13.7 11.9 11.3 11.4 14.5 12.4 160.4

Moss Vale Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
40.0 39.8 34.0 30.5 23.4 20.3 19.5 22.5 27.8 31.7 37.9 37.9 40.0
Low Max (°C)
14.8 14.0 12.5 10.0 8.7 5.7 5.1 6.0 8.3 8.7 9.0 11.0 5.1
High Min (°C)
25.7 22.0 18.9 16.5 13.8 12.0 11.3 14.1 15.0 18.0 23.4 24.0 25.7
Low Min (°C)
4.1 5.7 3.1 -2.5 -3.4 -6.3 -5.6 -5.4 -4.0 -2.0 -0.1 2.0 -6.3
High Rain (mm)
66.0 78.4 71.2 63.0 50.6 135.8 61.6 109.4 40.2 56.0 41.8 51.8 135.8

Moss Vale Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
28.8 27.1 24.6 21.9 17.2 14.3 13.1 15.2 19.0 21.8 26.1 26.6 19.5
Low Mn. Max (°C)
23.3 21.2 19.9 17.0 14.1 10.7 10.9 11.3 15.4 16.5 19.8 18.9 17.4
High Mn. Min (°C)
16.1 15.2 14.3 10.1 6.7 6.4 4.3 5.5 7.0 9.7 11.9 14.1 9.0
Low Mn. Min (°C)
12.7 12.5 10.0 6.0 2.8 1.0 0.3 1.3 4.0 6.1 9.0 9.9 6.7
High Rain (mm)
136.8 254.4 237.0 210.4 110.4 318.0 104.6 217.8 107.0 98.6 176.2 107.6 873.4
Low Rain (mm)
12.4 20.6 24.8 5.4 4.8 10.4 5.0 4.4 16.6 1.6 11.0 11.6 525.6

Moss Vale Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

MOSS VALE AWS

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

Moss Vale 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
2.1 0.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 0.4 3.8
≥ 30.0°C
8.2 3.6 0.9 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 3.1 4.1 19.4
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 1.4 7.9 10.0 14.0 11.9 4.9 2.1 0.3 0.1 50.0
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 3.8 6.3 7.4 6.9 2.1 0.6 0.1 0.0 26.0

Moss Vale 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
32.5 29.6 27.0 23.4 18.8 16.0 14.2 17.0 21.4 25.0 28.3 29.7 26.0
Low Max
20.7 18.7 17.3 15.0 12.0 10.0 9.3 9.8 12.3 14.2 15.2 18.2 11.9
High Min
16.9 16.9 14.8 12.0 9.0 7.5 6.0 6.6 9.1 11.6 14.0 15.0 14.0
Low Min
10.4 11.0 7.5 3.7 0.6 -1.0 -1.9 -1.6 1.0 4.0 6.4 8.8 1.8

Moss Vale Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
16 16 17 17 17 16 16 16 15 16 16 16 16.0
Earliest Entry
2002 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
16 16 17 17 17 16 16 16 15 16 16 16 16.0
Earliest Entry
2002 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
16 16 17 17 17 16 16 16 15 16 16 16 16.0
Earliest Entry
2002 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

MOSS VALE AWS
Illawarra, New South Wales/ACT
34.5253°S 150.4217°E 678m AMSL
Commenced 2001
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