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Erica State Forest Climate

Erica State Forest Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
23.5 24.3 21.4 17.6 14.1 11.5 11.1 11.7 14.1 17.0 18.2 21.4 17.1
Mean Min (°C)
12.1 13.2 11.5 9.4 7.1 4.9 4.4 4.7 5.7 7.5 8.5 10.4 8.3
Mean Rain (mm)
70.6 69.4 78.3 91.8 85.3 91.0 81.7 95.8 100.7 111.0 109.5 100.5 1084.7
Median Rain (mm)
62.8 48.5 68.1 76.5 75.0 73.2 73.9 84.8 97.8 107.1 104.2 88.9 1029.1
Mean Rain Days
10.5 9.8 11.7 12.8 14.3 14.6 15.3 15.8 14.6 15.1 13.7 12.1 158.7

Erica State Forest Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
41.1 40.3 36.4 29.2 23.9 20.3 20.5 21.7 28.9 29.4 33.9 36.0 41.1
Low Max (°C)
10.6 13.3 9.0 8.3 4.4 4.8 2.8 5.5 3.9 7.0 7.8 11.1 2.8
High Min (°C)
25.5 25.6 22.8 17.8 14.4 13.0 11.5 11.1 17.5 17.2 18.9 22.8 25.6
Low Min (°C)
5.0 5.3 2.2 1.9 -0.6 -1.5 -1.7 -1.5 -0.6 0.0 -0.6 3.3 -1.7
High Rain (mm)
130.0 135.0 93.7 130.0 91.4 133.9 112.6 69.9 69.2 108.7 120.1 220.0 220.0

Erica State Forest Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
26.4 27.9 23.7 20.0 16.0 12.6 12.5 12.6 16.5 18.4 19.9 23.8 17.7
Low Mn. Max (°C)
20.3 21.9 19.2 14.3 12.2 10.4 9.8 10.8 10.9 15.1 16.9 19.5 16.7
High Mn. Min (°C)
14.0 14.5 13.3 11.4 8.6 6.1 5.9 5.9 7.4 9.1 9.6 12.3 8.8
Low Mn. Min (°C)
9.7 11.5 10.2 6.8 5.9 3.8 3.4 3.6 3.7 6.6 7.6 9.1 7.9
High Rain (mm)
238.6 329.3 206.3 320.8 299.7 450.0 172.8 222.6 171.8 243.2 271.6 326.7 1896.1
Low Rain (mm)
8.0 1.4 7.9 18.8 6.3 12.5 21.0 30.8 19.7 32.4 35.8 6.1 655.3

Erica State Forest Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

ERICA

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

Erica State Forest Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40°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°C
0.9 1.0 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 2.3
≥ 30°C
5.2 5.0 1.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 2.9 15.1
≤ 2°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.5 2.7 4.5 3.1 2.5 0.7 0.1 0.0 14.1
≤ 0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.4 0.6 0.5 0.7 0.1 0.1 0.0 2.5

Erica State Forest 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
30.5 30.6 27.8 22.2 18.5 14.4 13.9 14.7 18.3 23.0 24.1 28.3 24.4
Low Max
17.8 18.3 15.6 13.0 10.0 8.7 8.3 8.7 9.5 11.1 12.2 15.0 10.6
High Min
16.0 17.2 15.5 12.3 10.5 7.2 7.0 7.0 8.5 11.1 11.5 14.4 12.8
Low Min
8.5 9.4 8.0 6.1 3.9 2.8 2.0 2.5 2.8 4.4 5.6 7.0 3.9

Erica State Forest Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
11 11 11 10 11 11 11 11 10 10 10 10 10.3
Earliest Entry
1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965
Latest Entry
1975 1975 1975 1975 1975 1975 1975 1975 1975 1974 1974 1974 1975
Years of Maxima
11 11 11 11 11 11 11 11 10 10 10 10 10.4
Earliest Entry
1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965
Latest Entry
1975 1975 1975 1975 1975 1975 1975 1975 1975 1974 1974 1974 1975
Years of Rainfall
80 80 81 79 79 77 77 77 77 78 79 80 78.6
Earliest Entry
1932 1932 1932 1932 1932 1932 1932 1932 1931 1931 1931 1931 1931
Latest Entry
2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013

Station Details

ERICA
W & S Gippsland, Victoria
37.9743°S 146.3735°E 445m AMSL
Commenced 1931
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