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Heathcote Climate

Heathcote Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
28.8 29.3 25.3 20.0 16.2 13.4 12.7 13.6 15.4 19.8 22.7 26.6 19.9
Mean Min (°C)
13.6 14.2 11.5 8.7 5.9 2.8 3.0 3.5 5.0 6.8 8.8 10.8 7.7
Mean Rain (mm)
30.6 33.5 34.4 38.5 53.3 57.0 58.1 57.7 53.3 48.0 40.3 33.2 536.4
Median Rain (mm)
19.6 22.2 21.6 29.2 46.2 48.9 51.4 49.7 42.2 37.8 32.0 21.1 512.6
Mean Rain Days
3.8 3.6 4.3 5.5 8.4 10.0 11.2 11.0 9.2 8.1 5.9 4.8 84.9

Heathcote Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
40.0 38.8 36.0 27.4 28.3 19.8 22.0 21.2 23.8 29.1 33.0 37.4 40.0
Low Max (°C)
17.7 18.4 12.9 12.7 9.7 8.7 7.1 8.4 7.4 12.7 11.7 12.6 7.1
High Min (°C)
23.0 24.8 20.1 17.1 21.6 11.5 12.1 11.3 14.8 20.0 16.7 23.2 24.8
Low Min (°C)
3.4 4.9 0.9 0.0 -1.0 -3.7 -3.9 -4.3 -1.8 -1.1 1.0 3.3 -4.3
High Rain (mm)
57.9 179.1 69.3 90.7 104.1 60.7 52.8 46.0 102.9 63.8 53.8 87.6 179.1

Heathcote Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
29.5 31.3 28.1 21.0 18.4 14.4 14.1 13.9 16.6 21.1 23.5 27.5 20.2
Low Mn. Max (°C)
27.2 28.0 22.6 18.9 14.6 12.6 11.8 12.7 13.7 18.2 21.6 25.2 19.7
High Mn. Min (°C)
16.3 15.4 15.0 9.9 8.0 4.1 5.1 4.3 6.1 7.7 9.1 13.2 8.6
Low Mn. Min (°C)
10.2 13.7 8.3 7.5 4.4 0.6 1.9 3.0 3.7 5.8 8.3 9.4 7.5
High Rain (mm)
152.6 221.3 120.4 204.0 176.7 155.5 166.9 140.7 158.6 137.0 181.2 212.2 1031.2
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.6 0.0 3.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 143.1

Heathcote Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

HEATHCOTE

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

Heathcote Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.2 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
2.2 2.3 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.8 5.6
≥ 30.0°C
12.2 12.3 5.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.7 8.2 31.9
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.2 0.6 4.8 12.5 13.0 9.3 6.8 3.8 0.7 0.0 45.0
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 1.0 7.0 6.0 5.4 3.0 0.6 0.0 0.0 20.6

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
33.9 33.7 30.8 24.7 18.9 15.8 14.8 16.2 18.8 23.8 27.7 32.6 29.1
Low Max
22.9 23.8 19.4 16.5 13.3 10.8 10.0 11.0 11.9 15.8 18.0 20.8 12.7
High Min
18.6 18.3 16.0 12.8 9.8 6.2 6.8 7.4 8.6 11.1 12.4 15.3 13.8
Low Min
8.8 10.4 7.0 4.1 1.6 -1.2 -1.0 -0.6 0.3 2.2 4.9 6.2 1.5

Heathcote Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
5 6 5 4 6 6 6 6 6 5 5 5 5.3
Earliest Entry
1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969
Latest Entry
1975 1975 1975 1975 1975 1975 1975 1975 1975 1974 1974 1974 1975
Years of Maxima
5 6 5 4 6 6 6 6 6 5 5 5 5.3
Earliest Entry
1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969
Latest Entry
1975 1975 1975 1975 1975 1975 1975 1975 1975 1974 1974 1974 1975
Years of Rainfall
132 134 131 127 130 126 126 127 130 129 129 130 129.1
Earliest Entry
1882 1882 1882 1882 1882 1882 1882 1882 1882 1882 1882 1882 1882
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

HEATHCOTE
Northern Country, Victoria
36.9579°S 144.6935°E 294m AMSL
Commenced 1858
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Frosty start to Tuesday

17:18 EST

Cold air, clear skies and light winds will cause widespread frost across multiple states and territories on Tuesday morning.

Did this cold snap break records?

12:27 EST

A pulse of wintry weather has sent shivers across southeastern Australia during the last few days.

Could Ord Valley hay be the solution to feed shortages in drought-stricken SE Australia?

06:21 EST

Could fodder grown in Western Australia's remote Ord River Irrigation Scheme be the solution to the feed shortage on drought-stricken farmland in South Eastern Australia? The sub-tropical climate and access to irrigation allows farmers in the Ord to produce significant tonnages of Rhodes Grass hay for the local cattle industry, yields up to 30 tonnes per hectare a year.