Fairfax Media Network

Ross Climate

Ross Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
24.5 24.2 21.8 17.5 14.3 11.7 11.3 12.6 14.5 17.0 19.9 22.5 17.7
Mean Min (°C)
10.5 10.6 8.1 5.6 3.2 1.8 1.4 2.4 3.7 4.9 6.8 8.6 5.6
Mean Rain (mm)
43.6 39.5 35.4 36.4 28.5 39.3 39.7 48.4 52.1 43.6 49.9 37.7 494.4
Median Rain (mm)
36.7 34.7 27.6 38.0 22.3 25.5 36.4 40.4 50.1 39.0 41.2 31.0 480.5
Mean Rain Days
7.5 8.0 8.1 11.6 13.4 17.3 17.9 17.3 15.7 13.5 11.6 9.5 146.3

Ross Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
41.6 36.6 35.3 28.9 21.7 18.7 17.6 19.6 22.2 28.8 33.1 35.6 41.6
Low Max (°C)
13.6 13.1 11.9 9.8 7.6 5.7 4.0 7.0 7.7 10.0 9.6 13.4 4.0
High Min (°C)
22.2 20.9 18.6 16.0 13.2 12.5 10.1 11.2 13.4 14.0 17.0 19.0 22.2
Low Min (°C)
-0.4 0.6 -3.3 -5.6 -6.9 -6.7 -6.6 -6.3 -6.2 -5.6 -2.9 -2.5 -6.9
High Rain (mm)
51.8 37.4 34.6 32.0 57.4 39.0 36.8 64.8 55.0 33.0 38.8 47.6 64.8

Ross Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
26.6 27.4 24.6 19.2 16.0 12.8 12.6 13.6 16.0 18.3 23.4 25.5 18.7
Low Mn. Max (°C)
21.6 19.8 19.6 14.7 12.8 10.5 9.7 11.8 12.8 15.3 17.3 19.3 15.9
High Mn. Min (°C)
12.3 12.9 10.8 7.3 7.0 4.0 2.8 5.5 5.1 7.2 9.0 10.3 6.7
Low Mn. Min (°C)
7.8 8.5 5.9 3.8 1.2 -1.3 -0.3 0.8 1.8 2.9 4.4 6.1 4.6
High Rain (mm)
149.2 129.0 74.4 74.4 114.2 101.8 98.0 125.6 102.6 81.2 109.4 107.4 631.2
Low Rain (mm)
6.4 6.8 3.6 5.6 5.6 8.8 16.0 11.2 15.0 9.4 6.4 9.0 313.0

Ross Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

ROSS (THE BOULEVARDS)

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

Ross 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 0.0 0.7
≥ 30.0°C
3.7 2.4 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 1.1 8.1
≤ 2.0°C
0.6 0.4 2.5 6.7 13.3 15.0 17.7 14.3 9.7 7.5 3.7 1.3 89.1
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.4 3.3 8.1 11.7 12.3 9.1 5.1 3.8 1.6 0.4 53.5

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
29.2 29.0 25.7 21.0 17.0 14.0 13.5 14.8 16.9 20.3 24.2 27.1 24.2
Low Max
19.2 19.2 17.5 13.6 11.6 9.6 9.3 10.2 11.8 13.9 15.9 18.3 11.6
High Min
14.6 14.3 12.3 9.8 8.6 6.5 5.6 6.6 7.4 8.8 10.7 12.4 11.1
Low Min
6.4 6.8 3.4 0.7 -1.6 -2.9 -2.4 -2.3 -0.6 0.3 2.4 4.3 -0.2

Ross Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
21 21 21 21 21 21 21 21 21 22 22 22 21.2
Earliest Entry
1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1993 1993 1993 1993
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
21 21 21 21 21 21 21 21 21 22 22 22 21.2
Earliest Entry
1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1993 1993 1993 1993
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
21 21 21 21 21 21 21 21 21 21 22 22 21.2
Earliest Entry
1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1993 1993 1993 1993
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

ROSS (THE BOULEVARDS)
Midlands, Tasmania
42.0250°S 147.4953°E 186m AMSL
Commenced 1993
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Cyclone Debbie eye reaches coast; BOM warns storm may last 24 hours

15:32 EDT

The eye of Cyclone Debbie has made landfall along the north Queensland coastline near Airlie Beach, after the eye of the slow-moving category four system passed Hayman Island and hurricane-force winds battered the Whitsunday Islands.

Cyclone Debbie: Residents share stories as torrential rain and wind pummels region

15:32 EDT

Panicked residents in areas affected by Cyclone Debbie have relayed their experiences to the ABC as torrential rain and wind gusts pummel the region.

Cyclone Debbie: What you need to know at a glance

15:16 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Debbie has made landfall on the north Queensland coast.