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Point Hicks Climate

Point Hicks Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
23.8 23.7 22.1 19.8 17.0 14.8 14.2 15.0 16.6 18.6 20.3 22.1 18.9
Mean Min (°C)
15.7 16.0 15.1 13.1 11.1 9.2 8.2 8.5 9.6 11.0 12.7 14.2 12.0
Mean Rain (mm)
61.6 59.2 67.7 85.3 96.0 112.1 97.5 79.3 75.9 76.3 80.9 74.6 967.0
Median Rain (mm)
49.8 45.1 53.5 67.7 75.2 80.5 75.3 73.8 68.0 64.9 68.6 62.0 898.8
Mean Rain Days
9.4 8.8 10.4 11.9 13.9 14.5 14.2 14.0 13.9 14.0 12.4 11.0 147.3

Point Hicks Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
42.7 41.0 37.8 35.6 27.5 22.7 24.0 29.2 31.1 34.8 39.0 39.6 42.7
Low Max (°C)
14.7 13.9 10.9 12.5 10.0 8.9 8.3 9.0 9.2 10.9 10.7 12.9 8.3
High Min (°C)
25.0 24.2 22.2 21.4 19.4 15.8 15.3 17.5 21.8 23.0 22.0 26.0 26.0
Low Min (°C)
1.6 6.6 7.2 6.0 2.8 0.0 -2.0 1.1 1.8 3.1 0.0 6.8 -2.0
High Rain (mm)
116.0 136.1 55.2 122.2 249.0 163.6 102.2 69.2 98.9 174.4 94.0 106.4 249.0

Point Hicks Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
26.2 26.1 24.2 22.3 19.5 16.3 15.9 17.1 19.0 20.6 24.3 24.5 20.1
Low Mn. Max (°C)
20.4 21.0 19.4 17.6 15.3 13.4 12.3 13.3 14.2 16.8 17.0 19.5 18.1
High Mn. Min (°C)
17.7 17.4 16.8 14.7 12.5 10.7 9.5 9.9 11.3 12.2 15.1 15.5 12.7
Low Mn. Min (°C)
13.8 14.7 13.6 10.7 9.6 7.3 6.1 6.4 7.4 9.7 11.1 12.9 11.1
High Rain (mm)
218.3 223.4 183.9 239.9 349.1 330.8 270.0 169.6 204.1 257.6 181.2 224.6 1681.4
Low Rain (mm)
3.6 1.3 10.0 13.2 12.2 17.1 15.4 5.4 18.6 15.8 3.8 4.0 593.3

Point Hicks Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

POINT HICKS (LIGHTHOUSE)

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

Point Hicks Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2
≥ 35.0°C
0.8 0.3 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.3 1.7
≥ 30.0°C
3.8 2.7 1.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.4 1.0 2.0 11.0
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2
≤ 0.0°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 0.1

Point Hicks 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
29.2 28.7 26.1 23.4 20.0 17.1 16.8 18.0 20.3 23.1 25.0 27.2 24.2
Low Max
19.0 19.5 18.4 16.5 14.4 12.6 11.8 12.1 13.0 14.6 16.0 17.6 13.7
High Min
18.2 18.4 17.5 15.6 13.6 11.1 10.2 10.6 11.8 13.5 15.4 16.7 16.0
Low Min
13.1 13.5 12.5 10.6 8.9 7.0 6.1 6.5 7.1 8.4 10.0 11.7 8.0

Point Hicks Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
45 47 46 47 44 46 47 46 45 46 47 45 45.9
Earliest Entry
1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
47 48 48 48 47 48 49 48 49 48 48 47 47.6
Earliest Entry
1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
52 52 52 52 52 53 53 53 53 53 53 53 52.5
Earliest Entry
1963 1963 1963 1963 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

POINT HICKS (LIGHTHOUSE)
East Gippsland, Victoria
37.8017°S 149.2747°E 27m AMSL
Commenced 1962
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Steamy night in Brisbane

14:29 EDT

In the early hours of the morning, Brisbane had its warmest minimum temperature since at least 1999, when the mercury halted its descent at 28 degrees just after 3am.