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Walpeup Climate

Walpeup Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
32.0 31.8 28.2 23.3 18.7 15.4 14.8 16.6 19.8 23.7 27.3 30.0 23.4
Mean Min (°C)
15.4 15.6 13.3 10.4 8.0 5.7 4.9 5.5 7.0 8.9 11.6 13.7 10.0
Mean Rain (mm)
22.4 23.7 20.3 23.5 30.4 29.5 32.5 33.8 32.0 32.9 27.3 24.0 332.0
Median Rain (mm)
12.6 14.0 10.0 12.4 24.4 23.5 28.2 33.9 26.8 28.1 24.1 13.8 319.1
Mean Rain Days
3.9 3.6 4.0 5.7 10.1 12.6 14.3 12.9 9.8 8.3 6.2 4.7 95.4

Walpeup Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
46.6 48.1 41.7 37.4 30.0 25.4 28.8 29.7 35.4 40.2 44.7 45.9 48.1
Low Max (°C)
13.9 16.1 12.5 14.2 8.6 7.1 5.9 8.2 10.8 11.3 14.1 13.1 5.9
High Min (°C)
29.2 29.3 25.9 22.8 19.5 14.4 15.0 14.3 18.9 24.0 26.1 29.5 29.5
Low Min (°C)
5.0 4.2 3.8 1.7 -0.9 -1.0 -2.0 -1.2 -2.2 0.6 1.3 3.2 -2.2
High Rain (mm)
94.0 85.0 89.9 56.6 36.3 30.0 30.7 46.6 52.8 41.1 46.0 78.0 94.0

Walpeup Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
35.9 35.5 32.2 26.9 20.7 17.2 17.5 20.8 24.0 30.1 32.5 33.9 24.9
Low Mn. Max (°C)
29.0 29.2 25.7 20.3 15.5 13.0 13.0 14.0 16.0 19.7 23.2 26.6 21.9
High Mn. Min (°C)
18.8 19.0 16.3 12.5 10.4 8.6 7.0 7.0 9.5 12.3 15.9 16.9 10.8
Low Mn. Min (°C)
12.1 13.2 10.6 7.5 5.4 3.4 2.6 3.9 5.2 6.7 9.0 10.7 9.0
High Rain (mm)
128.0 139.0 126.6 100.9 93.7 75.1 84.0 84.0 128.2 134.5 75.4 141.6 692.1
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 3.7 0.7 2.4 0.0 0.0 0.6 107.7

Walpeup Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

WALPEUP RESEARCH

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

Walpeup Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
2.8 2.0 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6 1.3 7.1
≥ 35.0°C
9.4 8.1 3.4 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.8 3.2 6.2 31.0
≥ 30.0°C
18.5 17.3 10.4 2.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.8 4.0 8.9 14.4 76.3
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 2.3 3.9 3.0 1.7 0.4 0.0 0.0 11.4
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.6 0.6 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.6

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
38.2 37.8 34.2 28.7 22.5 17.8 17.3 19.9 24.2 29.1 33.8 36.4 32.3
Low Max
26.0 25.6 22.5 18.6 15.1 12.9 12.2 13.3 15.5 18.3 21.3 24.0 15.0
High Min
20.7 20.7 18.3 14.5 11.4 8.4 7.4 8.1 10.5 13.3 16.5 18.9 15.8
Low Min
10.4 10.5 8.5 6.2 4.5 2.8 2.2 2.6 3.5 4.7 6.7 8.8 4.4

Walpeup Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
51 52 52 52 52 51 51 51 51 51 51 51 51.3
Earliest Entry
1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
52 52 52 52 52 51 51 51 51 51 51 51 51.2
Earliest Entry
1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
79 79 79 79 78 77 77 77 78 77 78 78 77.9
Earliest Entry
1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

WALPEUP RESEARCH
Mallee, Victoria
35.1201°S 142.0040°E 105m AMSL
Commenced 1939
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