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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 21.9 17.6 14.3 11.7 11.3 12.5 14.6 17.1 19.9 22.7 17.7
Mean Min (°C)
10.6 10.6 8.2 5.6 3.3 1.8 1.5 2.3 3.7 4.9 7.0 8.7 5.7
Mean Rain (mm)
45.7 36.9 35.1 34.9 33.0 41.6 40.5 46.4 52.9 43.7 47.2 37.9 495.0
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
7.6 7.9 8.4 11.2 13.7 17.6 17.8 17.2 15.3 13.3 11.5 9.3 142.1

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 22.4 28.8 33.1 39.4 41.6
Low Max (°C)
13.6 13.1 11.9 9.8 7.6 5.0 4.0 5.9 7.7 10.0 9.6 13.4 4.0
High Min (°C)
22.2 20.9 18.6 16.0 13.2 14.1 10.1 11.2 13.4 15.1 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)
60.0 37.4 34.6 32.0 57.4 39.0 36.8 64.8 55.0 33.4 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 19.7 16.0 12.8 12.6 13.6 16.0 20.3 23.4 25.6 18.7
Low Mn. Max (°C)
21.6 19.8 19.6 14.7 12.8 10.5 9.7 10.9 12.8 15.3 17.3 19.3 15.9
High Mn. Min (°C)
12.4 12.9 10.8 7.3 7.0 4.0 3.8 5.5 5.2 7.2 9.0 10.3 6.8
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 86.8 109.4 107.4 681.2
Low Rain (mm)
6.4 2.0 3.6 5.6 5.6 8.8 16.0 11.2 15.0 3.2 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
0.3 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.6
≥ 30.0°C
3.6 2.3 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 1.3 8.0
≤ 2.0°C
0.5 0.4 2.4 6.8 12.9 15.0 17.2 14.6 9.6 7.5 3.4 1.2 85.4
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.4 3.3 7.9 11.7 12.0 9.3 5.0 3.7 1.5 0.3 51.5

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
24 24 24 24 24 23 23 23 23 24 24 24 23.6
Earliest Entry
1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1993 1993 1993 1993
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
24 24 24 24 24 23 23 23 23 24 24 24 23.7
Earliest Entry
1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1993 1993 1993 1993
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
24 24 24 24 24 23 23 23 23 23 24 24 23.6
Earliest Entry
1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1993 1993 1993 1993
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

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