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Orbost Climate

Orbost Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
26.5 25.4 23.9 20.9 17.7 15.4 15.1 16.2 18.4 19.8 22.2 23.7 20.4
Mean Min (°C)
14.6 14.5 12.9 10.7 8.4 6.6 5.6 6.1 7.6 9.1 11.4 12.6 10.0
Mean Rain (mm)
39.4 63.4 56.0 80.7 55.0 107.1 58.5 62.3 54.8 62.9 79.3 72.0 791.8
Median Rain (mm)
35.8 40.2 30.2 54.8 38.2 46.4 47.8 48.4 39.4 41.6 76.6 52.8 658.6
Mean Rain Days
8.6 9.5 10.9 14.0 16.1 16.9 16.1 14.3 14.6 13.1 10.8 11.7 147.6

Orbost Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
43.3 45.7 39.0 35.1 25.6 23.9 22.6 26.2 29.5 34.0 39.8 41.3 45.7
Low Max (°C)
16.6 16.0 14.2 11.2 11.5 8.7 9.4 9.1 10.2 11.6 13.0 13.5 8.7
High Min (°C)
28.0 24.9 21.2 22.6 16.3 13.1 12.5 16.1 17.0 21.8 22.5 22.1 28.0
Low Min (°C)
6.0 6.2 5.0 2.9 2.2 0.3 -0.5 0.0 0.4 2.3 3.0 5.6 -0.5
High Rain (mm)
48.0 87.6 34.6 60.8 47.0 91.8 74.8 88.0 54.6 47.4 64.4 44.0 91.8

Orbost Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
28.1 27.5 25.6 23.2 20.0 16.8 16.1 18.1 19.9 21.2 25.8 26.0 21.1
Low Mn. Max (°C)
23.8 23.4 22.3 19.1 16.0 13.2 14.1 14.6 16.6 17.1 19.5 20.6 19.8
High Mn. Min (°C)
16.4 16.2 14.0 12.1 9.9 7.8 6.8 7.3 9.2 9.8 13.3 13.7 10.5
Low Mn. Min (°C)
13.3 12.9 11.3 8.6 7.7 5.6 4.3 4.9 6.6 7.2 9.5 11.6 9.4
High Rain (mm)
87.0 140.2 157.6 167.0 122.2 343.2 144.8 116.6 108.0 108.8 170.8 127.4 1081.0
Low Rain (mm)
3.8 10.4 9.2 21.4 11.4 15.2 14.2 7.8 22.2 10.2 34.8 13.0 550.8

Orbost Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

ORBOST

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

Orbost Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
1.1 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.3
≥ 35.0°C
3.9 1.7 1.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6 1.3 8.3
≥ 30.0°C
8.8 6.2 4.2 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.9 3.3 4.4 27.1
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.2 2.5 1.5 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 5.3
≤ 0.0°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 0.1

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
34.6 31.0 29.1 25.7 21.3 18.4 17.8 19.9 23.4 25.3 29.3 30.1 26.7
Low Max
20.4 20.0 19.1 17.0 14.7 12.7 12.4 13.0 14.1 15.0 16.8 19.0 14.5
High Min
18.4 17.8 15.9 13.7 11.0 9.0 8.3 8.5 10.4 12.0 15.1 15.7 14.9
Low Min
10.5 10.9 9.6 7.6 5.8 3.7 2.8 3.3 4.3 5.9 8.0 9.2 5.3

Orbost Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
14 14 14 14 14 14 14 14 14 13 14 15 14.0
Earliest Entry
2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2000 2000 2000
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
14 14 14 14 14 14 14 14 14 13 14 15 13.9
Earliest Entry
2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2000 2000 2000
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
14 14 14 14 14 14 14 14 14 13 14 15 13.9
Earliest Entry
2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2000 2000 2000
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

ORBOST
East Gippsland, Victoria
37.6922°S 148.4667°E 63m AMSL
Commenced 2000
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Cyclone threat intensifies for Townsville as tropical low tracks toward the north Queensland city

11:01 EDT

A tropical low off the north Queensland coast is tracking towards Townsville and could cross the coast as a category four cyclone early next week, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) is warning.

Category four cyclone possible for north Queensland as tropical low strengthens: BOM

11:00 EDT

A tropical low brewing 600 kilometres north-east of the Queensland coast could make landfall somewhere between Cairns and Townsville early next week as a category four cyclone or higher, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says.

Cyclone brewing in north Queensland prompting new residents to prepare early

16:26 EDT

Cyclone preparation comes second nature to many north Queenslanders.