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Mount Buffalo Climate

Mount Buffalo Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
20.6 21.1 17.7 12.9 8.6 6.4 4.5 5.2 7.9 12.0 14.7 17.9 12.6
Mean Min (°C)
11.5 12.4 9.8 6.1 3.0 0.9 -0.4 0.0 1.5 4.2 6.1 9.0 5.5
Mean Rain (mm)
88.6 89.2 100.4 126.1 190.9 213.3 228.9 223.7 194.2 186.4 132.3 112.5 1871.2
Median Rain (mm)
63.7 56.1 71.8 99.8 154.2 179.6 205.9 204.1 190.5 155.0 110.6 91.0 1793.1
Mean Rain Days
6.4 6.5 7.2 8.7 11.9 12.9 13.3 13.9 12.9 12.2 9.9 8.7 119.9

Mount Buffalo Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
31.7 31.9 28.3 24.4 18.9 15.0 14.0 16.0 19.6 21.5 26.1 29.5 31.9
Low Max (°C)
5.3 8.9 5.0 3.0 -2.0 -1.6 -2.0 -1.7 -2.8 0.8 2.1 4.4 -2.8
High Min (°C)
22.5 25.6 21.2 16.0 12.2 7.8 7.5 9.1 11.7 15.0 17.2 20.7 25.6
Low Min (°C)
0.8 1.5 -0.8 -3.5 -7.2 -5.0 -5.6 -6.0 -6.6 -8.1 -2.5 -1.1 -8.1
High Rain (mm)
193.0 178.8 174.0 189.7 173.0 216.7 157.0 145.4 195.0 212.0 108.6 123.0 216.7

Mount Buffalo Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
24.5 23.9 19.6 14.5 10.5 8.9 7.2 7.3 10.6 14.3 16.5 21.0 13.0
Low Mn. Max (°C)
18.1 18.8 15.3 11.2 6.3 4.9 2.9 3.3 5.2 9.5 12.3 15.5 11.8
High Mn. Min (°C)
14.9 14.5 11.8 8.8 4.6 3.6 1.2 1.6 3.7 6.8 7.7 11.5 6.0
Low Mn. Min (°C)
9.2 9.8 8.0 4.2 1.7 -0.2 -1.7 -0.8 -0.4 0.2 4.3 7.2 4.4
High Rain (mm)
364.7 421.9 418.1 764.1 614.0 607.4 717.4 557.7 496.0 525.3 323.1 374.6 3283.3
Low Rain (mm)
1.3 0.0 4.8 0.0 0.0 26.9 2.3 21.4 19.0 4.0 10.4 5.1 606.2

Mount Buffalo Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

MOUNT BUFFALO CHALET

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

Mount Buffalo 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
0.1 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5
≤ 2.0°C
0.5 0.2 0.8 3.4 13.4 20.0 26.4 23.6 17.6 9.9 5.8 2.2 107.7
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.2 1.1 5.8 10.9 19.7 17.2 10.6 5.4 2.9 0.6 64.4

Mount Buffalo 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
25.0 25.0 22.0 17.0 12.0 9.7 7.5 8.7 11.8 16.5 19.5 23.0 21.0
Low Max
16.1 16.5 13.3 8.3 5.0 2.6 1.3 1.8 4.0 7.0 9.8 12.4 4.9
High Min
16.0 16.5 13.5 9.5 6.9 3.6 1.7 2.6 4.7 8.6 10.6 13.8 12.2
Low Min
6.6 8.4 6.0 2.2 -0.3 -1.8 -2.8 -2.4 -1.9 -0.1 1.1 3.8 -0.6

Mount Buffalo Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
16 14 14 14 14 13 13 13 13 14 14 15 13.8
Earliest Entry
1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965
Latest Entry
1980 1980 1980 1980 1979 1979 1979 1979 1979 1979 1979 1979 1980
Years of Maxima
15 14 14 14 14 13 13 14 12 13 14 15 13.6
Earliest Entry
1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965
Latest Entry
1980 1980 1980 1980 1979 1979 1979 1979 1979 1979 1979 1979 1980
Years of Rainfall
100 101 101 100 98 96 95 90 95 96 95 98 97.0
Earliest Entry
1911 1911 1911 1911 1911 1911 1911 1911 1910 1910 1910 1910 1910
Latest Entry
2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2012 2012 2012 2011 2012 2013

Station Details

MOUNT BUFFALO CHALET
North East, Victoria
36.7220°S 146.8189°E 1350m AMSL
Commenced 1910
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12:41 EDT

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12:18 EDT

As the mercury soars in Sydney today, spare a thought for the people of Moree in northern New South Wales, who are in the midst of a record-breaking heatwave.