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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)
22.0 21.9 20.6 18.4 15.7 13.3 13.1 14.0 15.8 17.3 18.6 20.4 17.6
Mean Min (°C)
11.8 12.0 10.7 8.4 6.2 4.2 3.5 4.3 5.6 7.2 9.1 10.6 7.8
Mean Rain (mm)
46.9 45.2 46.0 57.2 57.5 52.7 57.2 61.7 51.0 59.1 66.2 63.1 663.8
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 10.3 11.4 12.6 12.8 14.0 13.8 13.0 13.7 13.8 12.0 143.5

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 37.2 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 13.1 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)
98.8 91.9 91.1 72.4 89.9 118.6 81.8 83.6 77.6 64.0 79.5 108.0 118.6

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 20.5 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 5.4 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 1.0 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.4 0.5 3.5
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6 2.5 7.8 9.7 6.9 3.5 1.0 0.2 0.0 31.8
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 2.1 2.8 1.4 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 7.3

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
45 46 46 46 45 45 45 46 45 46 47 45 45.5
Earliest Entry
1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1968 1969 1968 1968 1968 1968
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
46 46 46 46 46 45 46 46 45 46 47 46 45.7
Earliest Entry
1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1968 1969 1968 1968 1968 1968
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
62 62 62 62 62 62 62 62 62 62 62 62 61.9
Earliest Entry
1951 1951 1951 1951 1951 1951 1951 1951 1951 1951 1951 1951 1951
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

ORFORD (AUBIN COURT)
East Coast, Tasmania
42.5519°S 147.8753°E 14m AMSL
Commenced 1951
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12:58 EST

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