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Rutherglen Climate

Rutherglen Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
31.3 30.8 27.3 21.9 17.0 13.4 12.4 14.1 17.2 20.9 25.3 29.1 21.7
Mean Min (°C)
13.6 13.9 10.9 7.0 4.3 2.5 2.0 2.8 4.2 6.1 8.7 11.4 7.2
Mean Rain (mm)
37.1 38.6 39.7 40.5 51.2 57.1 61.8 60.0 54.1 58.2 45.1 44.8 587.9
Median Rain (mm)
26.6 23.2 26.4 33.4 44.7 50.4 52.6 62.1 51.1 55.9 37.3 34.7 565.6
Mean Rain Days
5.0 4.9 5.4 6.8 9.7 12.4 14.4 13.8 10.8 9.7 7.5 6.2 106.6

Rutherglen Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
46.8 45.6 40.2 35.5 27.8 22.2 22.5 24.9 32.2 38.9 41.8 45.6 46.8
Low Max (°C)
15.6 11.5 13.1 10.0 6.5 4.9 3.0 5.3 8.3 10.6 10.3 14.4 3.0
High Min (°C)
29.0 28.9 26.0 21.3 16.3 14.4 13.1 13.6 17.8 22.3 25.7 29.2 29.2
Low Min (°C)
1.9 1.2 -0.9 -3.2 -6.1 -7.5 -6.6 -6.1 -5.3 -5.1 -2.8 0.0 -7.5
High Rain (mm)
114.3 114.0 80.6 69.9 63.6 50.3 49.3 39.0 52.2 56.9 67.8 100.8 114.3

Rutherglen Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
35.8 34.8 32.6 26.3 20.3 17.3 14.4 17.7 20.3 28.2 30.8 32.3 23.4
Low Mn. Max (°C)
27.3 26.3 22.4 18.7 13.9 11.5 10.5 12.0 14.3 16.6 20.7 25.7 20.2
High Mn. Min (°C)
18.0 17.8 15.2 11.2 9.1 7.4 5.1 5.4 7.1 9.1 14.4 15.9 9.1
Low Mn. Min (°C)
9.1 8.8 6.5 3.3 0.6 -2.4 -1.9 -0.4 1.2 3.2 4.7 7.5 5.8
High Rain (mm)
181.9 252.0 227.1 162.3 172.8 174.0 176.2 141.7 141.3 179.4 138.4 187.3 1125.1
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 0.0 0.0 1.3 0.0 8.0 10.4 1.5 6.6 0.0 1.1 0.0 240.4

Rutherglen Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

RUTHERGLEN RESEARCH

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

Rutherglen Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
1.1 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.3 2.0
≥ 35.0°C
6.9 4.9 1.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.2 3.8 18.1
≥ 30.0°C
19.2 16.7 8.5 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.1 5.5 13.8 64.6
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.3 3.2 10.9 14.4 15.9 14.2 10.4 5.7 1.4 0.1 75.6
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.8 5.7 9.5 11.0 8.8 4.8 1.5 0.2 0.0 41.9

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
36.4 35.6 32.1 26.2 20.8 16.1 14.8 16.8 20.9 25.5 31.0 34.7 31.1
Low Max
25.8 25.7 22.4 17.3 13.3 10.7 10.0 11.2 13.6 16.3 19.8 23.6 12.9
High Min
18.9 19.0 16.3 12.1 9.5 7.2 6.5 7.0 8.9 11.7 14.0 16.8 14.2
Low Min
8.6 8.9 5.9 2.5 -0.4 -2.2 -2.2 -1.4 0.0 1.7 3.9 6.5 0.6

Rutherglen Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
96 96 95 96 95 95 96 96 96 94 94 93 95.1
Earliest Entry
1913 1913 1913 1913 1913 1913 1913 1913 1913 1913 1912 1912 1912
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
96 96 95 96 95 95 96 95 95 95 95 94 95.0
Earliest Entry
1913 1913 1913 1913 1913 1913 1913 1913 1913 1913 1912 1912 1912
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
102 102 102 102 102 102 102 102 102 101 102 102 101.7
Earliest Entry
1913 1913 1913 1913 1913 1913 1913 1913 1913 1913 1913 1913 1913
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

RUTHERGLEN RESEARCH
North East, Victoria
36.1047°S 146.5094°E 175m AMSL
Commenced 1913
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