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Wonthaggi Climate

Wonthaggi Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
23.9 24.6 22.7 19.7 16.7 14.2 13.5 14.5 16.1 18.1 20.0 21.9 18.8
Mean Min (°C)
13.0 13.4 12.2 10.4 8.6 6.7 6.2 6.8 7.7 8.8 10.4 11.6 9.6
Mean Rain (mm)
48.2 45.0 60.4 78.5 97.6 96.3 98.3 101.2 88.8 87.1 69.6 60.6 932.6
Median Rain (mm)
39.9 35.0 51.9 71.0 90.0 87.3 91.0 100.5 88.5 77.9 66.6 57.2 895.4
Mean Rain Days
7.5 6.8 9.5 12.1 15.0 15.5 17.0 16.8 14.8 13.5 11.0 9.4 147.1

Wonthaggi Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
43.7 45.0 39.3 32.8 25.7 23.0 21.0 24.0 29.5 34.0 36.1 39.7 45.0
Low Max (°C)
15.0 15.7 14.0 12.0 10.0 8.3 7.8 7.8 8.1 10.8 12.0 13.0 7.8
High Min (°C)
25.0 23.5 22.0 22.8 17.3 14.0 13.5 14.5 19.0 21.0 21.6 23.5 25.0
Low Min (°C)
4.0 3.1 3.3 0.5 -1.0 -1.8 -2.2 -1.5 -0.6 0.0 0.5 2.0 -2.2
High Rain (mm)
90.7 117.5 94.7 58.2 69.6 67.8 59.9 56.9 59.9 58.4 59.4 102.9 117.5

Wonthaggi Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
26.8 28.0 26.0 22.0 18.9 15.8 14.8 16.3 18.0 19.5 23.8 24.8 20.1
Low Mn. Max (°C)
20.7 22.2 20.3 16.9 14.6 13.0 12.1 13.1 13.2 16.1 18.2 18.4 17.6
High Mn. Min (°C)
15.2 16.2 14.9 12.9 11.0 9.4 8.1 8.1 10.0 10.3 12.8 13.6 10.9
Low Mn. Min (°C)
10.0 10.9 9.9 8.4 7.0 4.0 3.2 5.5 5.6 7.4 8.7 9.9 8.3
High Rain (mm)
182.5 187.4 209.8 224.9 232.2 249.3 209.4 215.8 218.8 164.6 167.0 143.2 1379.0
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 0.2 0.0 1.0 11.0 14.6 25.8 21.7 18.0 4.0 7.3 4.6 483.9

Wonthaggi Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

WONTHAGGI

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

Wonthaggi Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40°C
0.3 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4
≥ 35°C
1.6 1.4 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.8 4.3
≥ 30°C
5.1 5.4 3.1 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 1.4 2.9 18.0
≤ 2°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.3 2.2 2.4 1.1 0.6 0.3 0.1 0.0 7.1
≤ 0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.6 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.3

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
30.5 31.1 28.5 24.0 19.7 16.0 15.5 17.0 19.5 23.0 25.5 27.8 24.5
Low Max
18.8 19.3 18.0 16.0 14.0 12.2 11.6 12.0 13.0 14.2 15.6 17.3 13.5
High Min
16.1 16.6 15.0 13.4 11.5 9.5 8.7 9.0 10.0 11.5 13.1 14.4 13.5
Low Min
9.4 9.7 8.8 6.8 5.3 3.1 3.0 4.0 4.9 5.6 7.2 8.5 5.5

Wonthaggi Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
45 46 45 46 46 46 47 47 47 47 46 46 45.9
Earliest Entry
1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
45 46 45 46 46 46 47 47 47 47 46 46 46.0
Earliest Entry
1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
101 102 102 100 101 103 102 102 103 103 102 100 101.6
Earliest Entry
1912 1912 1912 1912 1912 1912 1912 1912 1911 1911 1911 1911 1911
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

WONTHAGGI
Central, Victoria
38.6078°S 145.5965°E 52m AMSL
Commenced 1911
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