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Taralga Climate

Taralga Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
26.0 24.8 22.4 18.6 14.4 11.2 10.2 11.8 15.0 18.3 21.3 24.2 18.1
Mean Min (°C)
11.9 12.0 9.8 6.3 3.3 1.8 0.6 1.3 3.2 5.3 7.7 9.9 6.0
Mean Rain (mm)
70.3 68.2 64.5 54.9 54.8 75.4 66.8 63.5 60.3 68.9 65.7 63.1 776.1
Median Rain (mm)
59.7 50.3 45.2 43.8 40.7 55.9 61.6 53.9 55.5 58.3 55.1 50.2 730.6
Mean Rain Days
8.8 9.0 8.9 8.4 9.5 12.0 11.9 10.9 10.0 9.6 8.9 8.5 112.6

Taralga Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
38.8 39.8 36.3 31.3 25.7 21.5 19.3 22.4 27.0 30.5 38.5 38.0 39.8
Low Max (°C)
12.8 9.6 10.7 7.0 1.8 2.7 2.4 1.1 3.9 5.0 6.2 10.2 1.1
High Min (°C)
23.8 24.2 18.9 18.9 13.4 11.3 10.2 11.7 14.3 17.2 22.0 23.0 24.2
Low Min (°C)
1.1 1.2 -1.1 -4.6 -6.5 -7.8 -9.6 -7.3 -6.0 -4.8 -2.5 -0.7 -9.6
High Rain (mm)
130.8 97.4 174.2 134.4 144.8 126.0 114.3 122.0 87.6 85.0 129.8 74.4 174.2

Taralga Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
29.8 29.3 26.5 22.4 16.6 14.3 12.4 14.7 18.7 22.5 27.5 28.9 20.0
Low Mn. Max (°C)
21.2 21.2 19.9 16.1 10.8 8.7 8.1 9.3 11.9 14.7 17.5 20.6 16.5
High Mn. Min (°C)
14.1 14.1 12.7 10.2 7.2 5.7 2.5 4.0 5.8 7.4 10.8 12.2 7.1
Low Mn. Min (°C)
8.5 9.3 7.9 3.6 0.3 -0.4 -1.8 -0.4 0.9 3.6 5.5 7.1 5.0
High Rain (mm)
296.7 272.7 295.0 240.5 230.8 418.0 256.9 274.8 150.9 197.8 405.2 189.4 1290.2
Low Rain (mm)
6.4 1.0 0.0 0.8 0.0 0.0 4.3 0.5 8.4 0.4 0.5 0.0 293.0

Taralga Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

TARALGA POST OFFICE

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

Taralga Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40°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
≥ 35°C
1.4 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.4 2.5
≥ 30°C
7.5 4.8 1.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.7 4.1 19.4
≤ 2°C
0.1 0.0 0.7 4.0 11.9 14.8 19.3 17.3 11.7 6.4 2.1 0.6 88.5
≤ 0°C
0.0 0.0 0.1 1.6 6.6 9.8 13.0 10.7 5.7 2.4 0.8 0.1 50.5

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
32.2 30.7 27.5 22.8 18.2 14.4 13.1 15.4 19.6 23.3 27.3 30.0 26.2
Low Max
19.7 18.9 17.6 14.4 10.6 8.1 7.2 8.2 10.5 13.3 15.6 18.3 10.5
High Min
15.3 15.1 13.6 10.5 8.0 5.6 4.3 5.0 7.1 9.5 11.8 13.6 12.2
Low Min
8.2 8.4 5.6 2.0 -1.0 -2.4 -3.3 -2.3 -0.6 1.1 3.3 5.6 0.0

Taralga Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
52 54 54 53 54 53 54 54 55 53 53 52 53.4
Earliest Entry
1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957
Latest Entry
2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013
Years of Maxima
52 54 54 53 54 52 54 54 54 53 53 52 53.2
Earliest Entry
1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957
Latest Entry
2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013
Years of Rainfall
125 124 126 126 124 124 124 123 125 126 124 125 124.6
Earliest Entry
1883 1883 1883 1883 1883 1883 1883 1882 1882 1882 1882 1882 1882
Latest Entry
2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013

Station Details

TARALGA POST OFFICE
Southern Tablelands, New South Wales/ACT
34.4048°S 149.8197°E 845m AMSL
Commenced 1882
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Weather News

Spring starting damp in WA

18:11 EST

The Southwest Land Division is starting spring as winter ended, wet, helping grain crops recover after a drier-than-normal winter The Southwest Land Division dried out during August then picked up reasonable rain at the end of the month and is about to get spring off to a wet start, giving grain farmers some hope.

Rains fall across Mallee over weekend but farmers want more

16:36 EST

Broadacre crop growers in the Mallee region of South Australia and Victoria could be able to minimise losses from severe frost if they get more decent rain.

South Australia warned of another severe bushfire season

15:08 EST

The latest bushfire outlook has warned of a heightened risk of fires across South Australia this summer.