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Wilsons Promontory Climate

Wilsons Promontory Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
20.6 20.7 19.5 17.3 15.1 13.1 12.3 12.7 14.2 15.8 17.2 18.7 16.4
Mean Min (°C)
14.5 15.2 14.6 13.1 11.5 9.8 8.7 8.7 9.3 10.3 11.7 12.9 11.7
Mean Rain (mm)
50.7 46.7 69.7 84.6 113.2 120.3 122.5 122.1 98.9 92.3 71.6 64.6 1057.2
Median Rain (mm)
45.6 36.7 55.6 78.6 100.5 115.6 109.2 112.6 96.7 84.9 67.9 55.2 1057.9
Mean Rain Days
9.9 9.1 12.1 14.9 17.8 18.9 19.4 19.6 17.7 16.1 13.4 12.0 179.2

Wilsons Promontory Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
41.4 42.0 36.9 32.2 25.7 22.2 22.0 24.4 30.0 32.8 36.7 37.1 42.0
Low Max (°C)
12.8 13.9 11.7 11.3 8.3 8.5 8.2 7.8 8.3 8.9 10.4 12.8 7.8
High Min (°C)
27.1 25.0 24.4 23.4 21.0 14.6 15.0 19.3 22.0 25.8 21.4 24.5 27.1
Low Min (°C)
5.6 7.2 5.4 3.3 3.3 -0.6 0.0 0.6 0.6 2.3 1.7 2.8 -0.6
High Rain (mm)
80.0 92.5 110.0 116.1 123.2 64.0 86.6 75.8 47.2 77.5 68.6 65.4 123.2

Wilsons Promontory Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
23.5 24.1 22.0 20.4 17.3 15.3 14.9 14.7 16.9 17.6 20.3 21.9 17.8
Low Mn. Max (°C)
18.1 18.4 17.6 15.1 12.9 11.9 10.9 11.4 11.5 13.8 15.0 16.5 15.6
High Mn. Min (°C)
16.4 17.4 16.5 14.9 13.3 11.3 10.7 10.3 11.3 11.9 14.0 14.7 12.8
Low Mn. Min (°C)
11.7 13.4 12.7 10.9 8.9 7.6 5.4 6.3 6.7 7.6 9.5 8.6 9.8
High Rain (mm)
186.7 210.6 499.5 246.3 349.4 258.9 338.8 354.4 219.8 234.5 170.8 185.4 1490.4
Low Rain (mm)
0.3 0.8 8.4 6.4 9.7 22.4 19.6 31.8 6.2 5.1 7.5 4.7 634.0

Wilsons Promontory Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE

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

Wilsons Promontory Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
≥ 35.0°C
0.5 0.3 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.2 1.2
≥ 30.0°C
2.1 1.5 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.6 1.0 6.0
≤ 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 0.3
≤ 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 0.0

Wilsons Promontory 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
25.6 25.0 23.1 20.4 17.6 14.9 13.9 15.0 17.3 20.0 21.5 22.8 20.5
Low Max
16.9 17.2 16.3 14.4 12.8 11.4 10.6 10.6 11.5 12.5 13.9 15.5 12.0
High Min
16.7 17.4 16.8 15.2 13.5 11.5 10.3 10.4 11.0 12.2 13.7 15.0 15.0
Low Min
12.2 13.0 12.3 11.0 9.4 8.0 7.0 6.7 7.2 8.3 9.4 10.7 8.4

Wilsons Promontory Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
56 58 57 57 56 56 57 57 56 57 57 56 56.5
Earliest Entry
1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
56 58 58 58 57 56 58 58 57 58 58 58 57.4
Earliest Entry
1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
141 141 140 141 140 141 142 142 142 142 142 143 141.3
Earliest Entry
1873 1873 1873 1873 1873 1873 1873 1873 1873 1873 1872 1872 1872
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE
W & S Gippsland, Victoria
39.1297°S 146.4244°E 95m AMSL
Commenced 1872
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