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Phillip Island Climate

Phillip Island Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
23.6 23.8 22.6 19.6 16.7 14.4 13.6 14.5 16.1 17.8 19.8 21.6 18.5
Mean Min (°C)
13.8 14.0 12.9 10.8 9.2 7.5 7.0 7.4 8.3 9.0 10.5 12.0 10.1
Mean Rain (mm)
32.9 34.5 54.0 73.7 79.8 96.4 89.3 92.7 79.5 76.9 72.2 52.8 838.6
Median Rain (mm)
22.2 20.2 37.4 61.5 59.4 52.2 64.5 65.2 63.7 48.3 55.4 35.0 604.7
Mean Rain Days
6.6 6.0 8.8 10.4 11.7 12.3 13.9 14.4 13.1 11.5 8.9 7.4 120.8

Phillip Island Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
41.5 39.2 37.2 33.0 25.1 21.8 21.8 23.8 27.8 30.0 34.2 39.2 41.5
Low Max (°C)
16.4 16.6 14.9 12.8 10.9 8.3 8.8 8.9 10.2 10.5 12.0 14.3 8.3
High Min (°C)
25.8 22.7 24.2 20.3 17.7 14.3 14.0 14.0 16.9 19.4 21.0 22.3 25.8
Low Min (°C)
4.0 4.4 1.6 -1.5 -0.2 -1.5 -2.3 -2.0 -1.0 -2.5 -0.5 1.5 -2.5
High Rain (mm)
27.6 119.0 69.0 116.6 43.4 47.2 58.0 36.0 42.0 62.5 60.0 154.9 154.9

Phillip Island Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
25.0 24.7 24.6 21.0 17.1 14.7 14.9 16.3 16.8 19.2 20.9 23.9 19.0
Low Mn. Max (°C)
21.3 22.2 20.4 17.5 15.6 13.3 12.6 13.4 14.7 16.1 18.4 19.5 17.1
High Mn. Min (°C)
15.4 15.3 15.0 12.3 10.5 8.8 8.0 9.0 10.0 10.3 12.6 13.7 10.9
Low Mn. Min (°C)
12.6 13.1 12.5 9.2 7.8 5.4 5.6 5.5 7.3 7.9 8.8 11.0 9.8
High Rain (mm)
79.8 156.6 104.7 99.0 150.6 134.8 121.8 156.1 127.6 120.4 123.4 176.5 995.6
Low Rain (mm)
3.6 0.0 11.0 19.3 25.9 22.3 41.7 20.8 36.9 16.4 17.0 6.8 492.6

Phillip Island Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

PHILLIP ISLAND PENGUIN RESERVE

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

Phillip Island 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
0.9 0.6 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 1.8
≥ 30.0°C
3.4 2.7 2.1 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.8 1.7 10.0
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.7 1.8 1.5 1.5 0.9 0.8 0.2 0.1 7.1
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.2

Phillip Island 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
31.0 29.9 28.3 23.7 19.3 16.1 15.2 16.8 19.4 22.0 24.7 27.8 23.5
Low Max
19.0 19.5 18.4 16.2 14.5 12.6 11.8 12.5 13.2 14.5 15.8 17.4 13.6
High Min
16.5 17.0 15.9 14.3 12.5 10.8 9.8 10.0 11.1 12.2 13.5 15.0 14.3
Low Min
10.5 10.4 9.2 6.3 4.8 3.5 3.2 4.0 4.5 5.3 6.9 8.4 5.6

Phillip Island Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
19 21 20 20 21 21 21 22 21 20 21 20 20.4
Earliest Entry
1982 1982 1981 1981 1981 1981 1981 1981 1981 1981 1981 1981 1981
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
20 21 21 21 21 23 23 24 22 22 22 20 21.5
Earliest Entry
1982 1982 1981 1981 1981 1981 1981 1981 1981 1981 1981 1981 1981
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
23 24 25 25 25 24 25 26 27 27 26 26 25.2
Earliest Entry
1982 1982 1981 1981 1981 1981 1981 1981 1981 1981 1981 1981 1981
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

PHILLIP ISLAND PENGUIN RESERVE
Central, Victoria
38.5058°S 145.1503°E 7m AMSL
Commenced 1981
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