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Thredbo Top Station Climate

Thredbo Top Station Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
16.3 16.2 13.5 9.3 4.9 1.7 -0.1 0.5 3.2 7.4 11.6 14.2 7.4
Mean Min (°C)
6.8 7.0 4.9 1.5 -1.3 -3.7 -5.2 -4.8 -2.9 -0.2 2.7 4.8 0.2
Mean Rain (mm)
106.5 99.2 117.4 105.7 122.5 96.4 109.8 116.5 148.9 150.3 161.6 117.0 1449.0
Median Rain (mm)
82.6 98.3 89.9 81.2 83.7 80.0 88.0 111.7 153.7 114.0 139.0 87.0 1282.0
Mean Rain Days
10.8 11.1 12.3 12.1 13.3 13.3 14.2 15.5 15.6 12.3 13.0 10.8 121.3

Thredbo Top Station Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
27.8 27.0 25.5 24.8 16.2 12.5 9.0 10.5 15.0 18.5 24.0 26.3 27.8
Low Max (°C)
1.3 0.3 -0.6 -5.6 -6.0 -6.4 -6.9 -6.4 -6.0 -5.0 -3.1 0.1 -6.9
High Min (°C)
17.1 18.3 14.0 13.2 7.5 4.2 1.8 3.7 9.7 10.8 15.1 15.3 18.3
Low Min (°C)
-7.7 -5.2 -6.7 -9.8 -11.0 -12.5 -14.7 -13.3 -13.4 -10.0 -8.5 -9.0 -14.7
High Rain (mm)
79.0 115.0 156.8 74.0 103.2 125.0 159.0 128.4 160.0 98.0 114.3 95.0 160.0

Thredbo Top Station Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
19.3 20.8 19.3 13.7 7.3 4.9 3.0 4.5 5.9 13.0 16.0 16.6 9.2
Low Mn. Max (°C)
12.3 13.2 10.9 6.1 1.6 -0.1 -2.2 -1.7 0.4 4.2 7.9 11.4 6.8
High Mn. Min (°C)
10.4 8.7 6.8 3.9 0.7 -1.5 -3.3 -2.3 -0.2 4.1 6.3 7.6 1.7
Low Mn. Min (°C)
3.1 4.4 2.4 -0.9 -3.4 -5.4 -6.7 -6.7 -5.5 -2.2 -0.5 1.5 -0.4
High Rain (mm)
264.2 412.2 483.0 349.5 323.8 269.5 368.4 318.2 362.0 332.4 331.4 242.2 2552.3
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 7.3 10.4 30.2 19.8 6.8 4.6 12.0 9.9 22.6 25.2 9.4 657.6

Thredbo Top Station Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

THREDBO AWS

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

Thredbo Top Station 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
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
≥ 30.0°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
≤ 2.0°C
3.9 2.8 6.8 15.9 24.9 24.3 29.6 29.9 27.3 18.1 11.8 7.4 170.9
≤ 0.0°C
2.2 1.2 3.3 9.3 19.5 22.5 29.1 29.0 24.3 13.3 7.8 3.9 142.8

Thredbo Top Station 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
20.4 20.4 17.5 13.3 9.2 5.0 2.8 3.7 7.0 11.7 16.8 18.8 16.0
Low Max
11.4 11.8 9.0 5.1 0.4 -1.6 -2.7 -2.5 -1.0 2.1 6.0 9.2 -0.7
High Min
11.0 11.0 9.0 5.1 2.1 -0.5 -2.7 -2.0 0.5 3.6 7.0 9.4 6.8
Low Min
2.0 2.8 0.8 -2.0 -5.0 -7.0 -8.0 -7.9 -6.6 -4.6 -2.5 0.0 -6.0

Thredbo Top Station Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
35 36 35 35 34 38 47 49 49 37 29 30 37.7
Earliest Entry
1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1966 1966 1966
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
35 36 34 34 33 38 47 49 49 37 29 30 37.4
Earliest Entry
1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1966 1966 1966
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
31 32 31 32 32 37 45 45 45 34 27 27 34.8
Earliest Entry
1971 1971 1971 1971 1970 1971 1971 1971 1971 1971 1971 1971 1970
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

THREDBO AWS
Snowy Mountains, New South Wales/ACT
36.4917°S 148.2859°E 1957m AMSL
Commenced 1966
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