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Scamander Climate

Scamander Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
22.1 21.7 20.7 18.8 16.6 14.4 13.9 14.8 16.3 17.4 19.0 20.3 18.0
Mean Min (°C)
12.7 13.0 11.9 9.6 7.5 5.5 4.5 5.2 6.6 8.0 10.3 11.4 8.8
Mean Rain (mm)
55.2 45.4 65.8 68.4 53.1 54.1 54.2 63.6 54.2 62.0 63.2 57.2 696.2
Median Rain (mm)
40.1 24.9 53.0 37.3 34.7 39.2 45.8 41.8 48.2 42.6 53.0 47.2 659.4
Mean Rain Days
8.7 8.2 10.8 8.8 9.5 10.5 11.3 11.5 11.7 11.6 10.4 10.6 118.2

Scamander Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
42.2 39.8 34.8 29.3 24.7 20.1 21.8 24.9 29.7 31.7 34.7 35.6 42.2
Low Max (°C)
15.0 13.6 14.7 12.4 10.1 7.0 7.6 8.6 9.9 11.0 12.2 12.8 7.0
High Min (°C)
19.8 20.5 20.0 17.7 17.1 13.8 14.1 12.7 17.4 18.4 16.7 18.0 20.5
Low Min (°C)
5.1 5.3 2.6 2.0 0.0 -2.2 -3.0 -1.2 -0.2 0.1 1.8 3.8 -3.0
High Rain (mm)
265.0 90.0 118.0 199.0 91.2 80.4 73.4 60.0 105.2 138.8 108.1 105.8 265.0

Scamander Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
25.0 24.2 22.8 20.1 18.7 15.9 15.0 17.4 18.8 19.7 22.6 22.6 19.2
Low Mn. Max (°C)
19.9 19.9 19.7 16.9 15.0 12.6 12.9 12.9 14.7 14.6 16.6 17.6 16.5
High Mn. Min (°C)
14.3 15.8 14.5 11.2 10.1 7.4 6.1 7.5 8.0 9.2 12.1 12.4 9.9
Low Mn. Min (°C)
10.9 11.3 9.4 7.3 6.3 3.9 2.9 4.1 4.6 6.2 8.9 9.9 8.1
High Rain (mm)
364.8 227.4 171.4 439.2 181.2 169.8 161.2 188.6 173.2 273.0 172.6 202.4 1377.9
Low Rain (mm)
1.8 1.5 12.8 8.2 1.8 8.8 11.6 2.8 10.2 1.4 3.2 2.6 335.6

Scamander Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

SCAMANDER

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

Scamander 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
0.2 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.5
≥ 30.0°C
1.6 1.1 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.8 0.4 4.2
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.7 2.4 4.9 3.0 1.4 0.6 0.0 0.0 12.5
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.5 0.7 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.4

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
26.1 24.8 23.7 21.7 19.1 16.6 15.9 17.3 19.2 20.7 22.7 23.6 21.9
Low Max
18.3 18.6 17.7 16.0 14.0 12.2 11.8 12.4 13.6 14.4 15.5 17.0 13.8
High Min
15.4 15.8 14.9 13.0 10.8 8.4 7.2 8.0 9.8 11.1 13.4 14.1 13.3
Low Min
9.8 9.8 8.7 6.1 4.4 2.9 1.9 2.4 3.6 5.0 7.2 8.6 4.2

Scamander Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
28 29 31 28 30 30 29 29 29 29 28 28 28.9
Earliest Entry
1975 1975 1974 1974 1974 1974 1974 1974 1974 1974 1974 1974 1974
Latest Entry
2013 2013 2013 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2013
Years of Maxima
29 29 31 29 30 30 29 29 29 29 29 29 29.1
Earliest Entry
1975 1975 1974 1974 1974 1974 1974 1974 1974 1974 1974 1974 1974
Latest Entry
2013 2013 2013 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2013
Years of Rainfall
30 30 31 29 30 30 30 29 29 29 29 29 29.5
Earliest Entry
1975 1975 1974 1974 1974 1974 1974 1974 1974 1974 1974 1974 1974
Latest Entry
2013 2013 2013 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2013

Station Details

SCAMANDER
East Coast, Tasmania
41.4639°S 148.2644°E 3m AMSL
Commenced 1974 / Closed 2013
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Weather News

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.