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Burrinjuck Dam Climate

Burrinjuck Dam Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
30.2 29.4 26.4 21.5 16.6 12.9 11.9 13.7 16.9 20.7 24.2 27.7 21.0
Mean Min (°C)
16.3 16.5 13.9 9.9 6.9 4.5 3.3 4.1 6.1 8.7 11.6 14.0 9.6
Mean Rain (mm)
62.0 58.0 62.2 65.2 80.2 96.0 102.9 98.1 83.4 84.1 72.3 63.7 928.4
Median Rain (mm)
47.4 45.6 44.1 48.8 75.8 86.9 90.5 93.8 80.8 75.4 63.6 53.7 916.0
Mean Rain Days
6.3 5.8 6.2 7.0 9.4 12.0 13.4 13.6 11.1 10.3 8.5 7.4 109.4

Burrinjuck Dam Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
42.5 42.4 39.0 34.0 29.0 21.5 20.6 24.5 30.0 34.0 39.4 40.9 42.5
Low Max (°C)
16.3 13.6 13.3 9.5 4.7 5.0 4.4 5.5 6.1 9.4 10.6 14.0 4.4
High Min (°C)
25.8 26.8 25.5 19.5 16.6 13.4 12.0 13.6 14.5 20.0 22.6 22.6 26.8
Low Min (°C)
5.9 7.0 3.1 0.9 -0.7 -2.6 -7.0 -3.7 -6.1 0.0 2.6 5.6 -7.0
High Rain (mm)
162.4 92.0 128.0 128.3 116.1 61.7 86.1 74.7 61.0 81.0 94.0 111.0 162.4

Burrinjuck Dam Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
34.7 33.5 29.8 26.5 19.8 14.8 13.8 17.1 20.9 25.9 30.2 31.1 23.7
Low Mn. Max (°C)
25.3 25.7 23.5 18.1 12.6 10.8 9.9 11.4 13.2 16.9 20.3 24.3 19.4
High Mn. Min (°C)
19.1 19.4 16.3 13.4 10.3 7.6 5.4 6.7 8.5 10.7 15.7 16.7 10.8
Low Mn. Min (°C)
13.3 13.5 11.5 7.4 3.6 2.0 1.1 2.0 3.1 6.5 7.6 11.2 8.0
High Rain (mm)
339.8 205.0 384.2 300.0 322.7 314.1 253.4 280.3 212.0 225.8 206.3 260.5 1684.7
Low Rain (mm)
1.1 0.0 0.5 0.0 0.0 5.0 6.0 1.3 12.0 4.8 0.2 0.2 358.1

Burrinjuck Dam Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

BURRINJUCK DAM

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

Burrinjuck Dam Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.5 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.7
≥ 35.0°C
5.7 3.5 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.7 2.2 12.6
≥ 30.0°C
16.1 12.6 6.2 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6 3.8 10.4 49.1
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.5 6.4 11.4 8.2 2.3 0.4 0.0 0.0 29.6
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 1.5 3.6 2.1 0.4 0.1 0.0 0.0 7.8

Burrinjuck Dam 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
35.6 34.5 31.0 25.5 20.1 15.5 14.4 16.7 21.0 25.2 29.4 33.0 29.9
Low Max
24.5 24.5 22.0 17.4 13.1 10.0 9.3 10.5 12.8 16.0 18.9 22.4 12.5
High Min
19.5 19.5 17.2 13.5 10.8 8.0 6.5 7.2 9.4 12.4 15.4 17.5 16.2
Low Min
12.6 13.5 10.0 6.3 3.3 1.3 0.5 1.0 2.8 5.3 7.8 10.4 3.3

Burrinjuck Dam Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
48 48 48 48 48 48 48 48 49 48 49 49 48.3
Earliest Entry
1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
48 48 48 48 49 47 48 47 49 47 48 48 48.0
Earliest Entry
1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2013 2014
Years of Rainfall
105 106 105 105 105 105 106 106 106 106 106 106 105.5
Earliest Entry
1909 1909 1909 1909 1909 1909 1908 1908 1908 1908 1908 1908 1908
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

BURRINJUCK DAM
Southern Tablelands, New South Wales/ACT
34.9997°S 148.5984°E 390m AMSL
Commenced 1908
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