Lake Eildon Climate

Lake Eildon Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
28.9 29.1 25.8 20.9 16.2 12.6 12.0 13.7 16.6 20.0 23.6 26.4 20.4
Mean Min (°C)
12.7 12.8 10.7 7.9 6.0 4.1 3.7 4.2 5.6 7.3 9.3 11.0 7.9
Mean Rain (mm)
47.1 42.7 52.2 59.5 78.1 92.6 94.1 99.0 82.0 77.4 67.6 56.8 849.2
Median Rain (mm)
39.7 31.2 41.9 48.7 75.0 86.3 90.7 97.2 80.6 76.6 60.8 46.3 840.7
Mean Rain Days
5.7 5.1 6.5 8.8 13.9 16.5 17.8 17.1 13.6 11.8 9.1 7.6 130.3

Lake Eildon Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
43.0 45.4 39.1 34.1 26.9 20.5 21.0 24.5 28.2 34.2 38.9 40.4 45.4
Low Max (°C)
16.2 11.9 12.2 10.0 5.2 3.5 3.5 6.6 8.6 9.8 9.3 11.7 3.5
High Min (°C)
25.1 23.3 22.4 18.0 15.1 13.0 12.1 14.0 18.7 19.0 21.5 22.7 25.1
Low Min (°C)
2.8 3.2 2.1 0.0 -1.8 -3.6 -4.3 -4.1 -1.8 -1.1 0.7 2.1 -4.3
High Rain (mm)
61.0 80.0 101.3 90.2 72.1 53.8 73.7 62.4 81.8 65.8 72.6 75.7 101.3

Lake Eildon Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
32.3 33.0 29.9 24.2 18.1 14.7 13.9 16.2 19.2 26.0 28.8 30.5 22.0
Low Mn. Max (°C)
25.3 25.5 22.0 17.8 14.3 10.9 9.6 12.0 13.6 17.0 20.4 23.3 17.4
High Mn. Min (°C)
15.7 15.5 13.7 10.6 9.1 7.3 5.8 6.0 8.2 9.4 13.2 13.5 9.0
Low Mn. Min (°C)
9.7 10.0 8.1 5.5 3.9 1.1 0.7 2.2 3.2 5.7 7.4 8.3 6.2
High Rain (mm)
181.1 229.3 189.8 205.9 204.9 240.3 189.0 222.8 180.2 167.0 199.6 180.8 1401.3
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.8 27.4 6.4 11.5 4.8 4.1 0.0 404.8

Lake Eildon Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

LAKE EILDON

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

Lake Eildon Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.4 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.7
≥ 35.0°C
4.0 2.7 0.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 1.6 9.3
≥ 30.0°C
13.6 13.1 6.1 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 3.2 8.1 44.1
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.7 4.4 8.5 9.4 7.4 4.5 1.6 0.4 0.0 36.3
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.9 3.4 4.0 2.5 1.1 0.2 0.0 0.0 11.8

Lake Eildon 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
34.4 34.0 30.8 25.4 19.5 15.4 14.4 16.6 20.2 24.3 29.0 32.1 29.1
Low Max
22.5 23.0 20.1 16.2 12.7 9.8 9.4 10.7 12.8 15.2 18.0 20.3 12.3
High Min
17.4 17.2 15.1 11.9 9.8 7.6 6.7 7.2 8.8 11.2 14.0 15.5 13.3
Low Min
8.0 8.0 6.2 4.0 2.1 0.5 0.1 1.0 1.8 3.2 5.0 6.6 2.8

Lake Eildon Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
47 47 48 48 48 47 47 47 47 47 47 47 47.1
Earliest Entry
1971 1971 1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1970
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
47 47 48 48 48 47 47 47 47 47 47 47 47.1
Earliest Entry
1971 1971 1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1970
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
126 129 129 128 129 128 128 127 128 129 128 126 127.8
Earliest Entry
1888 1888 1888 1888 1888 1888 1888 1888 1888 1887 1887 1887 1887
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

LAKE EILDON
North Central, Victoria
37.2313°S 145.9124°E 230m AMSL
Commenced 1887
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Weather News

Morning low cloud and fog blanket parts of southern Victoria

16:16 EDT

Early risers in Victoria were greeted to blanketing low cloud and areas of fog this morning, in the wake of a recent rainfall event.

Western Australia continuing to swelter this summer

13:02 EDT

The highest mean maximum temperature ever was recorded for WA this January, with hot temperatures looking to continue for the remainder of summer.

Volunteers drop fodder, supplies by helicopter in fight to save surviving cattle from floods

10:59 EDT

Amid the ongoing flood crisis in north-west Queensland, an army of volunteers and small businesses is making a difference in the fight to save surviving cattle from starvation.