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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)
28.1 27.1 24.5 20.0 15.6 12.3 11.4 13.1 16.3 19.5 22.9 26.2 19.7
Mean Min (°C)
13.2 13.1 10.7 6.6 3.0 1.0 -0.1 1.0 3.2 6.0 8.8 11.4 6.4
Mean Rain (mm)
57.6 58.4 52.7 45.0 42.9 40.9 40.9 45.7 52.1 61.4 64.6 56.0 618.0
Median Rain (mm)
46.8 55.3 32.1 27.7 37.9 30.3 36.3 45.6 52.3 53.7 60.4 44.5 614.6
Mean Rain Days
7.3 7.0 7.1 7.4 8.5 10.9 11.5 11.4 10.3 10.2 9.7 8.0 109.0

Canberra Ap Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
42.0 42.2 37.5 32.6 24.5 20.1 19.7 24.0 28.6 32.7 39.9 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 11.5 16.1 18.0 26.0 23.9 26.0
Low Min (°C)
1.6 3.0 -1.1 -3.7 -7.5 -8.5 -10.0 -8.5 -6.8 -3.4 -1.8 0.3 -10.0
High Rain (mm)
95.0 77.8 126.0 75.2 95.8 54.6 48.0 48.4 57.8 104.9 69.8 87.6 126.0

Canberra Ap Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
32.3 32.0 29.9 24.5 18.4 15.8 13.4 17.2 19.9 24.2 29.4 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 12.2 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 3.4 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

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 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2
≥ 35.0°C
2.9 1.3 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.9 5.5
≥ 30.0°C
11.3 7.8 2.9 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 2.7 6.9 31.8
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.3 3.9 13.2 17.6 21.5 18.4 12.1 5.1 1.3 0.1 93.6
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 1.3 8.2 13.0 16.8 13.3 6.4 1.3 0.3 0.0 60.5

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
33.7 32.2 28.9 23.7 18.9 14.7 13.6 15.9 20.2 24.1 28.2 31.5 27.8
Low Max
22.4 22.2 20.1 16.2 12.3 9.8 9.0 10.2 12.6 15.3 17.5 20.9 12.0
High Min
16.7 16.6 14.6 11.1 8.0 5.7 4.4 5.3 7.2 10.2 12.8 15.0 13.4
Low Min
9.4 9.6 6.9 2.2 -1.6 -3.7 -4.4 -3.3 -0.9 1.8 4.5 7.4 -0.6

Canberra Ap Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
75 75 76 76 76 76 76 76 76 76 76 76 75.8
Earliest Entry
1940 1940 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
75 75 76 76 76 76 76 76 76 76 76 76 75.8
Earliest Entry
1940 1940 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
75 75 76 76 76 76 76 76 76 76 76 76 75.8
Earliest Entry
1940 1940 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

CANBERRA AIRPORT
ACT, New South Wales/ACT
35.3088°S 149.2004°E 577m AMSL
Commenced 2008
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Cheeky Canberrans disrobe and jump in the lake to mark winter solstice

07:57 EST

It's the shortest day of the year, so why not take off all of your clothes and plunge into the freezing lake to celebrate? That's what a brave group of Canberrans did early on Thursday morning to mark the winter solstice and raise money for charity.