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Cressy Climate

Cressy Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
25.2 25.2 22.8 18.2 14.8 12.4 11.9 13.0 14.8 17.1 20.4 22.7 18.1
Mean Min (°C)
10.1 10.4 8.3 5.6 3.4 1.8 1.6 2.6 4.1 5.1 7.1 8.4 5.6
Mean Rain (mm)
30.6 26.6 44.2 44.0 43.9 60.5 60.5 73.4 63.7 51.0 55.6 42.5 599.7
Median Rain (mm)
27.7 16.8 26.6 48.2 35.0 50.2 47.4 59.4 54.2 31.8 45.1 29.4 536.6
Mean Rain Days
6.3 6.7 7.0 9.4 13.8 15.6 17.3 17.1 14.4 11.6 9.4 9.4 136.8

Cressy Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
41.4 36.0 34.4 27.5 21.8 17.7 16.7 19.0 22.0 26.1 31.6 33.3 41.4
Low Max (°C)
15.0 15.5 12.4 11.2 7.8 3.6 5.5 6.9 9.3 10.9 10.0 14.8 3.6
High Min (°C)
20.3 20.0 18.4 15.9 12.7 11.8 10.2 11.0 12.1 15.0 17.2 18.0 20.3
Low Min (°C)
-0.1 -1.0 -2.5 -5.0 -6.3 -6.5 -6.0 -6.6 -4.4 -4.9 -2.0 -2.2 -6.6
High Rain (mm)
27.6 36.6 82.0 28.6 49.8 38.0 45.0 71.6 42.4 72.0 46.6 37.0 82.0

Cressy Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
27.1 27.6 25.2 20.4 16.1 13.1 12.9 13.7 15.9 18.2 23.6 24.1 18.9
Low Mn. Max (°C)
23.0 23.0 20.9 15.4 13.4 11.0 11.1 12.4 13.1 15.5 18.1 19.6 17.7
High Mn. Min (°C)
11.5 13.1 10.6 7.1 7.2 3.6 2.5 5.6 6.0 7.3 9.0 10.2 6.5
Low Mn. Min (°C)
8.1 8.6 5.3 2.9 0.9 -1.7 0.5 0.8 2.4 3.2 4.2 6.5 4.4
High Rain (mm)
78.6 82.2 131.0 82.6 109.4 133.4 133.4 170.2 106.4 142.6 142.0 100.8 829.8
Low Rain (mm)
5.6 0.2 7.2 9.8 9.2 3.2 24.2 17.6 24.2 4.8 7.2 8.2 371.2

Cressy Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

CRESSY RESEARCH STATION

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

Cressy 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
0.7 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.7
≥ 30.0°C
3.2 2.3 1.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.6 7.1
≤ 2.0°C
0.7 0.3 2.5 6.9 12.9 16.4 17.3 14.1 8.9 7.2 3.6 2.1 92.8
≤ 0.0°C
0.2 0.1 0.7 3.6 8.7 11.9 11.9 8.9 5.2 3.2 1.4 0.4 56.1

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
29.0 29.0 26.3 21.0 17.4 14.7 14.0 15.0 17.0 20.0 24.8 26.7 24.9
Low Max
21.0 21.3 19.0 14.9 12.1 10.0 10.0 11.0 12.2 14.0 17.0 19.0 12.0
High Min
14.1 14.8 12.9 10.5 8.8 6.8 5.7 7.0 7.8 9.0 11.2 12.4 11.0
Low Min
5.0 5.9 3.0 0.3 -2.0 -3.0 -2.8 -2.0 -0.1 0.6 2.8 4.0 -0.1

Cressy Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
15 15 15 16 16 16 16 16 16 16 16 16 15.6
Earliest Entry
2000 2000 2000 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
15 15 15 16 16 16 16 16 16 16 16 16 15.7
Earliest Entry
2000 2000 2000 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
15 15 15 16 16 16 16 16 16 16 16 15 15.6
Earliest Entry
2000 2000 2000 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

CRESSY RESEARCH STATION
Central North, Tasmania
41.7256°S 147.0794°E 148m AMSL
Commenced 1999
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Weather News

Wet weather sees Mount Todd gold mine owned by Vista Gold discharging contaminated water into Edith River

09:24 EDT

A gold mine north of Katherine has started deliberately discharging contaminated water into a river due to the heavy rainfall in the area.

Outback pilots deliver goods to remote NT communities and check properties as wet weather continues

18:19 EDT

Aircraft companies are flat out dropping off food and supplies to Northern Territory communities stranded by continuing wet weather.

NT weather: Crocs, floods, and food drops as Top End residents brace for more heavy rainfall

17:37 EDT

The Katherine River is set to flood as an active monsoon trough causes heavy rains and squally showers across the Northern Territory, registering the wettest day in five years.