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Cooma Climate

Cooma Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
27.3 26.3 23.8 19.4 15.6 11.9 11.4 13.4 16.3 19.5 22.5 25.0 19.4
Mean Min (°C)
10.8 10.6 8.2 4.1 0.7 -1.3 -2.7 -1.9 1.2 3.7 6.9 8.9 4.2
Mean Rain (mm)
58.2 60.3 58.1 40.1 29.6 41.1 28.2 27.0 36.2 44.7 62.6 56.7 543.8
Median Rain (mm)
44.8 35.0 44.4 26.0 21.8 18.3 20.4 22.6 32.4 36.0 61.8 50.0 511.5
Mean Rain Days
8.1 7.9 8.3 8.2 8.0 10.0 8.6 8.6 9.6 9.4 10.7 8.9 103.1

Cooma Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
39.0 38.9 35.2 30.4 24.2 19.6 20.9 24.5 29.2 33.1 36.5 36.7 39.0
Low Max (°C)
11.8 12.1 11.5 8.2 5.7 4.8 3.3 5.7 6.1 6.6 8.7 10.8 3.3
High Min (°C)
23.2 20.9 18.6 15.9 13.5 10.0 10.5 9.0 13.6 14.5 17.0 19.0 23.2
Low Min (°C)
-0.2 -1.0 -1.9 -6.5 -8.6 -11.5 -11.4 -10.5 -8.6 -6.8 -3.9 -3.0 -11.5
High Rain (mm)
68.2 89.2 81.0 70.3 63.0 89.8 94.0 33.6 53.0 85.2 70.4 64.8 94.0

Cooma Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
30.4 29.6 27.0 23.3 17.6 13.9 13.4 17.1 19.3 23.6 27.7 27.8 20.6
Low Mn. Max (°C)
23.3 22.7 20.8 16.6 13.5 9.7 9.9 11.0 13.6 15.3 18.7 22.0 18.0
High Mn. Min (°C)
13.7 12.8 10.6 8.8 4.6 2.5 -0.6 0.9 4.7 6.3 9.9 11.7 5.0
Low Mn. Min (°C)
7.7 8.2 5.8 1.0 -1.1 -4.4 -4.7 -4.1 -2.1 1.0 4.3 6.3 3.1
High Rain (mm)
156.2 285.3 175.9 147.8 110.8 170.0 147.6 108.3 89.8 183.6 165.3 184.6 823.9
Low Rain (mm)
1.3 2.0 0.7 1.3 1.4 3.4 3.8 0.0 5.2 0.2 0.8 2.6 291.8

Cooma Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

COOMA VISITORS CENTRE

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

Cooma Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°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
≥ 35.0°C
1.9 0.7 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 2.7
≥ 30.0°C
9.7 6.5 2.5 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 2.0 4.3 24.2
≤ 2.0°C
0.4 0.3 2.0 10.1 19.8 22.6 26.6 25.9 17.8 11.7 3.5 1.4 131.5
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.4 5.3 14.7 18.7 23.3 22.1 12.9 5.9 1.3 0.3 96.6

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
32.7 31.7 28.6 23.6 19.0 14.9 14.0 16.6 20.7 24.3 28.0 30.1 27.4
Low Max
21.6 21.1 18.8 15.3 12.0 9.1 8.6 10.0 12.0 14.5 16.7 20.1 11.6
High Min
14.7 14.3 12.2 8.9 6.0 3.2 1.5 2.4 5.9 8.2 11.0 12.9 11.0
Low Min
6.3 6.6 3.9 -0.6 -3.5 -5.6 -6.6 -5.9 -3.0 -0.6 2.4 4.5 -3.0

Cooma Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
42 41 44 41 42 40 40 39 41 42 40 42 41.1
Earliest Entry
1974 1974 1974 1974 1974 1974 1974 1974 1974 1973 1973 1973 1973
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
42 42 43 42 42 41 41 40 42 42 41 42 41.7
Earliest Entry
1974 1974 1974 1974 1974 1974 1974 1974 1974 1973 1973 1973 1973
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
44 44 44 44 44 43 43 43 43 44 44 44 43.4
Earliest Entry
1974 1974 1974 1974 1974 1974 1974 1974 1974 1973 1973 1973 1973
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

COOMA VISITORS CENTRE
Snowy Mountains, New South Wales/ACT
36.2318°S 149.1243°E 778m AMSL
Commenced 1973
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Weather News

Frosty start to Tuesday

17:18 EST

Cold air, clear skies and light winds will cause widespread frost across multiple states and territories on Tuesday morning.

Did this cold snap break records?

12:27 EST

A pulse of wintry weather has sent shivers across southeastern Australia during the last few days.

Could Ord Valley hay be the solution to feed shortages in drought-stricken SE Australia?

06:21 EST

Could fodder grown in Western Australia's remote Ord River Irrigation Scheme be the solution to the feed shortage on drought-stricken farmland in South Eastern Australia? The sub-tropical climate and access to irrigation allows farmers in the Ord to produce significant tonnages of Rhodes Grass hay for the local cattle industry, yields up to 30 tonnes per hectare a year.