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St Arnaud Climate

St Arnaud Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
30.1 29.6 26.2 21.3 16.1 13.3 12.3 14.1 16.6 20.4 24.2 27.3 20.8
Mean Min (°C)
13.9 13.9 11.6 8.5 5.8 3.9 2.9 4.0 5.6 7.6 9.5 11.9 8.2
Mean Rain (mm)
26.2 26.0 26.8 34.6 51.1 56.8 55.1 55.1 48.3 45.0 34.8 28.8 487.3
Median Rain (mm)
15.3 12.2 17.0 25.0 42.3 54.9 49.1 47.9 42.3 36.0 26.2 21.5 461.4
Mean Rain Days
3.4 3.2 4.0 5.4 8.8 10.4 11.8 11.7 9.7 7.9 5.9 4.8 86.9

St Arnaud Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
44.3 42.9 39.3 32.8 27.0 22.8 22.2 26.1 31.7 35.6 39.9 42.2 44.3
Low Max (°C)
15.8 17.2 11.3 8.9 6.2 5.6 1.7 6.1 7.1 9.1 12.8 14.6 1.7
High Min (°C)
26.7 26.7 21.7 20.3 15.6 12.0 10.1 12.6 15.1 20.7 22.2 25.6 26.7
Low Min (°C)
5.6 4.4 -0.6 0.0 -1.6 -3.7 -4.0 -2.4 -4.8 -0.4 1.2 3.3 -4.8
High Rain (mm)
146.1 71.1 67.0 90.2 57.6 52.1 58.2 43.2 65.0 61.7 72.6 67.6 146.1

St Arnaud Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
33.8 31.5 28.8 23.7 18.1 16.9 14.4 18.0 19.3 23.9 28.6 29.9 22.2
Low Mn. Max (°C)
27.1 27.2 22.9 18.3 13.3 11.8 10.9 12.5 13.4 17.7 21.7 23.3 19.9
High Mn. Min (°C)
16.6 15.9 14.3 10.9 8.1 6.3 4.5 5.4 7.5 9.5 12.0 15.3 9.0
Low Mn. Min (°C)
11.2 11.6 9.2 6.9 4.4 1.5 0.9 2.7 3.9 5.8 5.8 8.9 7.7
High Rain (mm)
225.8 170.9 136.0 135.4 161.9 137.2 143.7 146.9 120.8 263.6 154.5 126.8 949.4
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 7.1 1.8 1.8 1.1 0.0 1.0 0.3 204.4

St Arnaud Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

ST ARNAUD

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

St Arnaud Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40°C
1.0 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 1.8
≥ 35°C
5.9 4.7 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.8 3.2 15.3
≥ 30°C
14.7 12.2 6.7 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.2 4.6 9.5 49.2
≤ 2°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 3.4 8.0 10.5 6.6 3.4 0.9 0.1 0.0 32.4
≤ 0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 3.5 4.9 2.2 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 11.5

St Arnaud 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
36.1 35.6 31.2 26.2 19.9 15.6 14.4 16.8 20.6 26.0 30.6 34.2 30.0
Low Max
24.2 23.6 21.1 16.6 12.8 11.0 10.1 11.2 12.9 15.6 18.3 20.9 12.8
High Min
18.4 18.3 15.6 12.2 9.1 7.2 5.9 6.7 8.7 11.5 13.6 16.6 13.7
Low Min
10.0 10.0 7.8 5.2 2.2 0.4 -0.1 1.1 2.2 4.1 5.8 7.9 2.8

St Arnaud Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
23 23 23 23 23 24 23 24 23 24 25 22 23.3
Earliest Entry
1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957
Latest Entry
1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982
Years of Maxima
24 24 24 24 24 24 25 25 25 25 24 23 24.2
Earliest Entry
1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957
Latest Entry
1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982
Years of Rainfall
132 131 130 130 128 127 127 129 130 130 131 131 129.6
Earliest Entry
1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1880 1880 1880 1880 1880 1880 1880 1880
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

ST ARNAUD
Wimmera, Victoria
36.6175°S 143.2644°E 240m AMSL
Commenced 1880
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