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Orford Climate

Orford Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
22.1 21.9 20.6 18.4 15.7 13.3 13.1 14.0 15.8 17.4 18.7 20.4 17.6
Mean Min (°C)
11.9 12.0 10.7 8.4 6.2 4.2 3.6 4.2 5.6 7.2 9.1 10.6 7.8
Mean Rain (mm)
50.9 44.6 45.4 55.5 57.6 55.2 56.6 60.7 52.5 58.4 66.2 62.3 665.5
Median Rain (mm)
39.2 32.2 37.1 45.3 43.8 45.0 53.1 49.9 41.4 52.9 60.8 53.2 626.6
Mean Rain Days
9.7 8.8 10.2 11.3 12.8 12.8 13.9 13.7 12.9 13.6 13.8 11.9 141.7

Orford Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
38.8 38.8 36.2 30.0 25.7 20.5 19.5 22.6 28.4 32.4 35.6 37.5 38.8
Low Max (°C)
13.8 13.2 12.2 10.0 7.2 4.9 4.4 5.4 7.7 9.2 11.2 12.5 4.4
High Min (°C)
20.5 23.0 19.9 18.5 16.2 14.9 11.9 11.6 16.0 16.3 17.8 23.3 23.3
Low Min (°C)
3.2 0.0 1.1 0.0 -2.1 -5.3 -3.3 -2.9 -2.6 0.0 0.4 3.2 -5.3
High Rain (mm)
140.5 91.9 91.1 72.4 89.9 118.6 81.8 83.6 77.6 64.0 79.5 108.0 140.5

Orford Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
24.5 24.4 22.8 20.6 17.6 15.2 14.4 16.9 18.5 20.1 22.3 22.9 18.9
Low Mn. Max (°C)
19.4 18.9 18.8 15.6 14.0 11.6 11.3 12.0 13.0 15.0 16.9 17.9 16.2
High Mn. Min (°C)
13.4 14.1 12.8 10.7 8.9 6.1 5.5 7.1 7.6 9.2 11.4 12.2 8.8
Low Mn. Min (°C)
10.0 9.9 8.4 6.5 4.1 1.8 0.6 2.5 3.5 5.3 7.2 8.6 6.7
High Rain (mm)
174.2 167.7 144.0 203.3 282.2 229.5 237.4 187.5 170.6 175.4 194.6 250.7 1140.1
Low Rain (mm)
7.0 2.4 1.3 5.8 1.4 7.4 8.4 5.6 11.3 13.4 8.8 3.2 375.6

Orford Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

ORFORD (AUBIN COURT)

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

Orford Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
≥ 35.0°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 0.8
≥ 30.0°C
1.2 0.9 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.4 0.6 3.5
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6 2.4 7.7 9.6 7.0 3.4 1.0 0.2 0.0 30.8
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 2.0 2.8 1.5 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 7.2

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
25.7 25.7 24.0 21.8 18.6 15.8 15.3 16.7 18.7 20.6 21.9 23.7 22.2
Low Max
18.2 18.4 17.3 15.0 12.9 10.8 10.7 11.3 12.6 14.1 15.4 17.0 12.9
High Min
14.8 15.1 14.0 12.0 9.6 7.5 6.4 7.2 8.9 10.4 12.3 13.4 12.4
Low Min
8.8 8.8 7.1 4.6 2.8 0.8 0.6 1.3 2.3 3.8 5.9 7.3 2.9

Orford Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
48 48 48 48 48 47 47 47 46 47 49 47 47.6
Earliest Entry
1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1968 1969 1968 1968 1968 1968
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
48 48 48 48 48 47 48 48 47 48 49 48 47.8
Earliest Entry
1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1968 1969 1968 1968 1968 1968
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
65 65 65 65 65 64 64 64 64 64 64 64 64.1
Earliest Entry
1951 1951 1951 1951 1951 1951 1951 1951 1951 1951 1951 1951 1951
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

ORFORD (AUBIN COURT)
East Coast, Tasmania
42.5519°S 147.8753°E 14m AMSL
Commenced 1951
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Hobart to break November heat record

19:58 EDT

Parts of southern Tasmania registered their highest November temperature in a decade today, while Hobart is one day away from a new November heat record.

Hot summer outlook provokes bushfire danger update

18:02 EDT

The prediction of a hotter-than-average summer has led to an update of the national bushfire outlook, with Australia's most highly populated areas — including regions around Sydney, Melbourne and Hobart — facing an above-average fire risk.

BOM announces short, weak La Nina probability for summer lacking rainfall but packing heatwaves

10:37 EDT

The Bureau of Meteorology's latest climate wrap has tilted the warning level over to a La Nina alert, the highest level below an official La Nina.