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Bega Climate

Bega Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
27.2 26.4 24.8 22.3 19.3 16.7 16.4 17.9 20.2 21.8 23.4 24.9 21.7
Mean Min (°C)
14.8 15.0 12.7 9.2 5.7 3.7 2.3 3.1 6.0 8.3 11.4 13.3 8.7
Mean Rain (mm)
50.6 94.5 79.9 37.9 45.9 57.8 41.8 33.8 35.6 50.3 67.4 67.6 662.4
Median Rain (mm)
37.6 41.1 34.4 20.2 19.4 24.5 20.6 18.4 26.2 21.4 57.1 27.6 579.7
Mean Rain Days
10.1 9.6 11.1 10.3 11.6 11.7 10.1 8.6 9.6 10.4 11.4 9.2 121.0

Bega Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
44.6 44.4 40.4 35.6 28.1 24.5 24.2 28.2 32.9 36.8 42.6 42.4 44.6
Low Max (°C)
17.5 15.8 16.0 13.4 12.1 9.7 8.0 7.6 10.5 12.3 13.6 16.0 7.6
High Min (°C)
22.0 22.2 20.5 18.6 17.0 13.4 11.8 14.7 19.0 17.3 23.8 21.1 23.8
Low Min (°C)
4.5 6.0 3.5 -0.1 -2.4 -4.3 -4.3 -4.1 -3.0 0.0 0.7 4.3 -4.3
High Rain (mm)
82.0 219.0 189.0 42.0 75.2 85.0 88.2 76.0 57.8 62.6 125.6 126.2 219.0

Bega Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
30.6 29.0 27.5 24.8 21.5 18.8 17.9 20.7 22.6 24.1 27.7 26.8 23.0
Low Mn. Max (°C)
23.8 23.6 22.5 20.4 18.3 15.0 14.5 15.8 17.2 19.4 20.5 21.3 20.2
High Mn. Min (°C)
16.4 16.9 14.9 10.8 8.5 6.5 5.3 5.8 8.0 10.0 13.6 14.8 9.6
Low Mn. Min (°C)
12.8 12.3 11.1 6.8 4.6 1.6 0.3 0.4 3.3 6.3 8.3 11.8 7.2
High Rain (mm)
193.7 383.0 324.0 104.6 172.6 236.2 183.8 146.0 107.4 125.4 191.2 237.4 1020.6
Low Rain (mm)
11.0 0.2 0.2 2.6 6.6 0.4 2.8 1.0 6.2 0.0 9.2 3.0 346.6

Bega Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

BEGA AWS

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

Bega Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40°C
0.4 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.9
≥ 35°C
2.1 1.0 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.6 0.9 4.9
≥ 30°C
7.6 5.0 2.7 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 1.6 2.2 3.4 22.9
≤ 2°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.7 5.8 11.5 16.0 13.2 4.2 1.0 0.0 0.0 52.3
≤ 0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.2 6.6 9.8 6.8 1.2 0.1 0.0 0.0 25.8

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
32.2 30.8 28.6 25.7 22.1 19.6 18.9 20.9 24.3 26.2 28.6 29.4 27.1
Low Max
21.8 22.2 20.9 19.0 16.6 14.1 13.7 14.7 16.2 17.4 18.7 20.2 16.3
High Min
18.1 18.3 16.0 12.7 10.7 8.6 6.8 7.5 10.3 12.4 14.9 16.4 15.1
Low Min
11.3 11.5 9.2 5.4 1.5 -0.9 -1.4 -0.7 1.6 4.6 7.5 10.0 1.6

Bega Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
21 21 21 21 22 22 22 22 22 22 22 22 21.6
Earliest Entry
1993 1993 1992 1992 1992 1992 1992 1992 1992 1992 1992 1992 1992
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
21 21 21 21 22 23 22 22 21 22 22 22 21.7
Earliest Entry
1993 1993 1992 1992 1992 1992 1992 1992 1992 1992 1992 1992 1992
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
19 19 18 18 19 20 20 20 19 19 19 20 19.1
Earliest Entry
1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

BEGA AWS
South Coast, New South Wales/ACT
36.6722°S 149.8191°E 41m AMSL
Commenced 1992
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Weather News

Drought worries grow in Victoria, South Australia with some areas having lowest rainfall on record

17:22 EST

Rainfall totals are the lowest on record over the past year for parts of western Victoria and south-eastern South Australia, weather forecasters are warning.

Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce 'takes on board' concern that farmers are struggling to access drought loans

15:53 EST

Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce has indicated he might be prepared to consider changes to improve the Federal Government's concessional loans scheme for drought-hit farmers.

Labor, Greens slam Agriculture White Paper for lack of strategic vision or climate change consideration

14:44 EST

Prime Minister Tony Abbott says his government "wants to back people who are prepared to back themselves", and that a newly released vision for Australian agriculture will do just that.