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Scoresby Climate

Scoresby Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
26.3 26.8 24.3 20.2 16.5 13.7 13.1 14.4 16.6 19.3 21.7 24.2 19.7
Mean Min (°C)
13.6 14.1 12.7 10.2 8.4 6.5 6.0 6.5 7.8 8.9 10.6 12.1 9.7
Mean Rain (mm)
52.4 53.5 52.8 67.4 87.4 70.3 73.2 79.8 84.4 84.5 81.0 73.5 860.4
Median Rain (mm)
48.9 37.5 44.7 58.2 83.1 63.2 70.9 83.1 82.4 79.9 72.2 71.8 834.7
Mean Rain Days
8.7 7.8 10.3 13.0 17.3 18.5 19.7 18.6 16.3 15.5 13.6 11.1 166.0

Scoresby Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
43.8 46.1 39.8 33.4 26.6 22.2 22.2 24.3 30.0 35.0 39.1 41.5 46.1
Low Max (°C)
14.6 14.0 13.0 10.3 7.2 5.7 4.2 6.1 7.6 9.6 11.6 13.9 4.2
High Min (°C)
29.2 27.2 26.1 23.1 17.6 15.7 14.0 15.9 20.2 24.2 25.6 27.6 29.2
Low Min (°C)
3.6 4.8 2.2 0.3 -0.3 -2.7 -3.6 -2.3 -0.9 0.1 1.5 2.8 -3.6
High Rain (mm)
69.6 145.4 89.4 78.2 57.6 74.2 58.9 41.0 67.1 63.6 55.9 68.0 145.4

Scoresby Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
29.3 31.2 27.8 23.6 18.8 15.4 15.0 16.8 19.1 24.7 26.2 29.3 21.1
Low Mn. Max (°C)
21.7 23.3 20.5 17.3 13.9 12.4 11.7 12.8 13.3 16.3 19.3 20.5 18.6
High Mn. Min (°C)
16.2 16.6 15.6 12.4 11.3 8.8 7.5 8.1 9.7 10.3 13.3 13.8 11.0
Low Mn. Min (°C)
9.9 11.9 10.2 7.0 6.1 4.1 3.7 5.1 5.8 7.0 8.8 9.4 8.3
High Rain (mm)
192.5 212.4 184.8 177.4 168.3 171.6 180.5 168.0 182.2 171.2 178.3 156.4 1237.1
Low Rain (mm)
2.2 0.3 4.0 18.4 12.4 13.7 21.2 20.0 28.6 13.4 19.1 3.7 512.8

Scoresby Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

SCORESBY RESEARCH INSTITUTE

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

Scoresby Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.4 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.8
≥ 35.0°C
3.0 2.5 0.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 1.3 7.7
≥ 30.0°C
8.3 8.6 5.1 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.7 2.2 5.1 29.0
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.6 2.8 3.3 2.0 0.9 0.4 0.0 0.0 9.9
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.7 0.7 0.4 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.0

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
33.6 33.5 30.5 24.9 19.9 15.9 15.2 17.1 20.2 24.1 27.6 30.6 26.9
Low Max
20.0 20.4 18.8 15.8 13.4 11.5 10.8 11.7 13.0 14.6 16.2 18.1 13.2
High Min
17.2 18.1 16.6 14.2 11.9 9.8 8.8 9.4 10.9 12.8 14.4 15.4 14.4
Low Min
9.6 10.2 8.7 6.1 4.7 2.8 2.5 3.4 4.3 5.0 6.6 8.5 5.1

Scoresby Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
48 49 49 49 50 49 48 48 49 49 48 48 48.7
Earliest Entry
1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
49 50 49 50 50 49 49 49 50 49 48 48 49.1
Earliest Entry
1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
66 66 66 66 67 66 66 66 66 66 66 65 66.0
Earliest Entry
1948 1948 1948 1948 1948 1948 1948 1948 1948 1948 1948 1948 1948
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

SCORESBY RESEARCH INSTITUTE
Melbourne, Victoria
37.8710°S 145.2561°E 80m AMSL
Commenced 1948
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Weather News

Oppressive heat targets northern WA

16:29 EDT

Some northern parts of Western Australia will experience an extreme heatwave this week as temperatures climb into the mid forties for a number of days.

Sweaty week ahead in Sydney

13:34 EDT

The Sydney Basin's first 40C of the season will occur this week and the city could experience its warmest spell of December days in 17 years.

Warming up in Canberra

16:35 EDT

Summer has taken a while to get going in Canberra this year but the nation's capital will get its fair share of heat during the next week.