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Canberra Ap Climate

Canberra Ap Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
28.0 27.1 24.5 20.0 15.6 12.3 11.4 13.0 16.2 19.4 22.7 26.1 19.6
Mean Min (°C)
13.2 13.1 10.7 6.7 3.2 1.0 -0.1 1.0 3.2 6.1 8.8 11.4 6.5
Mean Rain (mm)
58.5 56.4 50.8 46.0 44.5 40.4 41.4 46.2 52.0 62.4 64.5 53.9 616.7
Median Rain (mm)
47.7 51.5 31.1 27.8 37.9 31.0 36.4 45.6 51.8 53.7 57.8 43.2 613.1
Mean Rain Days
7.3 6.7 7.0 7.4 8.7 11.0 11.7 11.6 10.4 10.4 9.8 7.7 109.4

Canberra Ap Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
41.4 42.2 37.5 32.6 24.5 20.1 19.7 24.0 28.6 32.7 38.9 39.2 42.2
Low Max (°C)
12.2 12.0 12.4 8.2 4.3 2.1 2.5 3.5 5.9 7.2 9.1 10.9 2.1
High Min (°C)
24.8 24.1 26.0 18.0 15.1 12.7 10.5 12.0 16.1 18.0 26.0 23.9 26.0
Low Min (°C)
1.8 3.0 -1.1 -3.7 -7.5 -8.5 -10.0 -8.5 -6.4 -3.3 -1.8 1.1 -10.0
High Rain (mm)
95.0 77.8 126.0 75.2 95.8 54.6 48.0 48.4 43.4 104.9 69.8 86.6 126.0

Canberra Ap Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
31.7 32.0 29.9 24.5 18.4 15.8 13.2 17.2 19.5 24.2 29.0 29.7 21.7
Low Mn. Max (°C)
23.6 23.9 21.2 17.0 12.2 10.2 9.0 9.3 13.3 16.0 19.4 22.8 17.3
High Mn. Min (°C)
16.6 16.1 13.7 10.8 7.3 5.4 2.9 3.9 5.7 9.0 12.7 13.9 8.3
Low Mn. Min (°C)
10.4 10.4 7.9 4.0 -2.6 -2.9 -3.2 -1.4 1.0 3.9 4.4 8.3 4.6
High Rain (mm)
218.4 211.0 312.2 187.2 149.6 126.0 121.0 156.2 150.6 161.0 138.2 215.2 1062.5
Low Rain (mm)
1.1 0.0 1.3 0.8 0.0 4.0 3.8 2.0 3.0 2.4 0.2 0.0 261.6

Canberra Ap Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

CANBERRA AIRPORT COMPARISON

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

Canberra Ap 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
2.8 1.2 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.9 5.3
≥ 30.0°C
11.1 7.8 3.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 2.5 6.9 31.4
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.3 3.9 12.8 17.7 21.4 18.3 11.9 4.8 1.3 0.1 92.4
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 1.3 7.8 13.0 16.8 13.3 6.2 1.1 0.2 0.0 59.8

Canberra Ap 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
33.8 32.2 29.0 23.7 18.9 14.7 13.6 15.8 20.1 24.0 28.2 31.6 27.8
Low Max
22.4 22.2 20.1 16.2 12.3 9.8 9.0 10.1 12.6 15.3 17.5 20.9 12.0
High Min
16.7 16.6 14.6 11.2 8.1 5.7 4.4 5.3 7.2 10.2 12.8 15.0 13.3
Low Min
9.4 9.6 6.9 2.3 -1.5 -3.7 -4.4 -3.3 -0.8 1.8 4.4 7.5 -0.6

Canberra Ap Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
71 71 72 72 72 72 72 72 72 72 72 71 71.7
Earliest Entry
1940 1940 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939
Latest Entry
2010 2010 2010 2010 2010 2010 2010 2010 2010 2010 2010 2010 2010
Years of Maxima
71 71 72 72 72 72 72 72 72 72 72 71 71.7
Earliest Entry
1940 1940 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939
Latest Entry
2010 2010 2010 2010 2010 2010 2010 2010 2010 2010 2010 2009 2010
Years of Rainfall
71 71 72 72 72 72 72 72 72 72 72 71 71.7
Earliest Entry
1940 1940 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939
Latest Entry
2010 2010 2010 2010 2010 2010 2010 2010 2010 2010 2010 2010 2010

Station Details

CANBERRA AIRPORT COMPARISON
ACT, New South Wales/ACT
35.3049°S 149.2014°E 578m AMSL
Commenced 1939 / Closed 2010
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