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Tidbinbilla Climate

Tidbinbilla Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
26.9 26.1 23.5 19.1 15.2 11.7 10.8 12.6 15.5 18.7 22.0 24.7 18.7
Mean Min (°C)
12.1 12.3 10.0 6.7 3.7 1.3 0.1 1.0 3.5 5.8 8.8 10.6 6.2
Mean Rain (mm)
83.2 75.3 69.1 65.7 67.7 66.9 83.8 95.8 92.6 89.9 91.7 65.1 946.1
Median Rain (mm)
62.9 48.1 43.3 38.2 59.7 54.4 69.5 89.5 86.8 81.2 81.2 54.0 874.9
Mean Rain Days
7.9 7.5 7.7 7.8 9.9 12.2 12.1 12.6 11.8 10.6 10.6 8.2 115.6

Tidbinbilla Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
39.1 39.0 36.0 29.3 23.3 19.0 17.5 22.2 25.8 31.0 37.0 37.5 39.1
Low Max (°C)
14.5 10.5 12.5 8.0 5.6 4.0 3.5 5.0 7.5 9.5 10.0 11.6 3.5
High Min (°C)
24.5 22.5 26.0 18.2 14.8 13.0 9.0 13.2 14.0 16.0 22.3 21.0 26.0
Low Min (°C)
-0.5 2.5 -6.7 -7.0 -5.5 -11.5 -10.0 -7.5 -4.5 -4.0 -1.2 1.0 -11.5
High Rain (mm)
134.4 87.8 122.4 121.9 102.1 45.4 87.0 86.0 66.0 116.0 200.0 89.0 200.0

Tidbinbilla Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
30.5 29.6 27.2 23.4 17.5 14.0 12.2 15.8 18.3 23.2 27.2 28.3 21.1
Low Mn. Max (°C)
22.5 22.2 20.6 15.5 13.4 9.4 9.1 10.3 12.4 16.3 17.6 21.6 16.8
High Mn. Min (°C)
15.0 14.7 12.7 9.6 6.5 4.4 2.4 2.6 5.5 7.4 12.1 13.4 7.3
Low Mn. Min (°C)
9.2 8.2 7.6 3.8 1.4 -0.9 -2.0 -0.9 0.6 4.1 6.1 8.1 3.8
High Rain (mm)
387.1 236.9 270.6 357.6 224.3 211.8 197.5 241.9 206.5 226.8 289.6 195.2 1387.3
Low Rain (mm)
0.2 0.0 1.5 2.0 0.0 6.0 7.0 9.6 22.3 4.4 6.9 2.0 416.3

Tidbinbilla Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

TIDBINBILLA NATURE RESERVE

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

Tidbinbilla 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
1.4 0.8 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.4 2.7
≥ 30.0°C
8.0 5.1 2.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.7 3.7 20.0
≤ 2.0°C
0.2 0.0 0.8 3.0 11.3 17.5 20.4 18.1 10.4 5.3 1.2 0.3 87.5
≤ 0.0°C
0.1 0.0 0.1 1.5 5.9 11.9 15.7 11.6 5.3 2.3 0.2 0.0 54.0

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
32.7 31.2 28.0 22.8 18.2 14.2 13.0 15.5 19.8 23.3 27.1 30.0 26.5
Low Max
21.5 21.4 19.0 15.5 12.5 9.0 8.5 9.5 11.8 14.5 16.8 19.6 11.3
High Min
15.5 15.9 13.8 10.5 8.5 5.6 4.2 4.8 7.8 10.0 13.0 14.5 12.6
Low Min
8.0 8.5 5.5 2.9 -0.5 -2.5 -3.2 -2.8 -0.5 1.5 4.3 6.5 -0.4

Tidbinbilla Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
28 27 27 28 28 29 29 28 27 27 28 27 27.7
Earliest Entry
1983 1983 1983 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982
Latest Entry
2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2011 2011 2011 2011 2012
Years of Maxima
27 25 26 27 28 28 29 28 26 27 27 26 26.9
Earliest Entry
1983 1983 1983 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982
Latest Entry
2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2011 2011 2011 2011 2012
Years of Rainfall
45 45 45 43 45 46 46 44 44 44 43 43 44.4
Earliest Entry
1967 1967 1967 1967 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966
Latest Entry
2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2011 2011 2011 2011 2012

Station Details

TIDBINBILLA NATURE RESERVE
ACT, New South Wales/ACT
35.4408°S 148.9422°E 700m AMSL
Commenced 1974 / Closed 2013
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