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Cape Bruny Climate

Cape Bruny Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
18.8 19.0 17.9 16.0 13.8 12.0 11.5 12.1 13.4 14.7 15.9 17.2 15.2
Mean Min (°C)
11.8 12.1 11.4 9.9 8.5 7.0 6.3 6.5 7.2 8.1 9.3 10.5 9.0
Mean Rain (mm)
60.9 55.0 67.5 81.2 80.7 89.9 94.6 92.7 79.4 84.1 74.2 75.0 934.7
Median Rain (mm)
54.9 47.1 61.1 72.5 74.4 78.0 90.4 77.3 72.8 82.1 72.1 66.9 923.4
Mean Rain Days
14.1 12.3 15.6 17.3 19.9 20.5 21.7 21.0 18.9 19.9 17.5 16.3 209.2

Cape Bruny Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
38.0 39.0 35.2 28.0 24.0 20.0 19.1 22.4 26.4 31.4 35.0 35.2 39.0
Low Max (°C)
11.1 10.0 10.0 8.2 5.0 4.6 6.4 5.6 5.0 7.7 8.0 9.4 4.6
High Min (°C)
20.4 22.3 19.2 18.3 16.0 14.4 12.8 15.0 16.5 17.5 17.7 18.9 22.3
Low Min (°C)
3.5 3.3 2.9 1.9 0.0 0.3 -1.1 -0.1 -2.0 -1.7 2.1 3.3 -2.0
High Rain (mm)
64.8 113.4 88.9 91.9 50.5 61.0 61.2 76.6 67.3 57.4 68.6 136.4 136.4

Cape Bruny Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
20.9 22.1 20.2 17.7 16.2 13.3 12.9 14.0 16.0 16.8 17.7 19.6 16.0
Low Mn. Max (°C)
15.7 16.7 15.9 13.5 11.2 10.6 9.9 10.3 11.1 12.7 14.1 15.0 14.0
High Mn. Min (°C)
13.2 14.7 13.2 11.5 10.5 8.5 7.8 8.0 9.0 9.7 11.3 12.5 9.8
Low Mn. Min (°C)
9.7 10.5 9.6 7.9 6.6 5.4 5.1 4.9 5.3 6.5 7.3 8.9 7.7
High Rain (mm)
149.0 239.0 192.4 234.9 197.5 225.0 245.4 228.4 191.7 195.2 173.7 227.8 1295.7
Low Rain (mm)
9.0 11.0 17.1 7.8 13.7 28.2 32.9 32.1 19.9 20.4 9.6 3.5 647.7

Cape Bruny Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

CAPE BRUNY LIGHTHOUSE

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

Cape Bruny 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
0.1 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3
≥ 30.0°C
0.6 0.6 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.3 1.9
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.4 0.3 0.5 0.3 0.1 0.0 0.0 1.6
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2

Cape Bruny 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
22.8 22.8 21.7 19.0 16.3 14.2 13.4 14.4 16.3 18.0 19.3 21.0 19.2
Low Max
15.0 15.0 14.4 12.8 11.1 9.6 9.4 9.4 10.5 11.4 12.5 13.8 11.1
High Min
14.0 14.5 13.8 12.2 10.8 9.4 8.4 8.5 9.4 10.5 11.6 12.8 12.2
Low Min
9.4 10.0 8.9 7.5 6.1 4.5 4.2 4.4 4.8 5.6 7.0 8.3 5.6

Cape Bruny Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
56 55 57 56 56 57 56 57 57 57 57 57 56.4
Earliest Entry
1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
58 58 58 58 57 58 58 58 58 57 58 58 57.6
Earliest Entry
1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
121 119 119 119 118 120 119 118 118 118 118 118 118.6
Earliest Entry
1880 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1880
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

CAPE BRUNY LIGHTHOUSE
Lower Derwent, Tasmania
43.4892°S 147.1453°E 55m AMSL
Commenced 1871
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