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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 13.5 14.7 15.9 17.3 15.2
Mean Min (°C)
11.8 12.2 11.5 10.0 8.5 7.0 6.3 6.4 7.2 8.1 9.4 10.5 9.1
Mean Rain (mm)
60.6 54.2 67.0 80.1 82.0 89.9 94.2 92.3 78.7 83.9 73.7 74.5 930.4
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 20.4 21.6 21.0 18.8 19.9 17.4 16.3 207.7

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 14.7 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 18.3 16.2 13.3 12.9 14.0 16.0 16.8 17.7 19.6 16.3
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)
13.5 14.7 13.4 11.5 10.5 8.5 7.8 8.0 9.0 9.7 11.3 12.5 9.9
Low Mn. Min (°C)
9.7 10.5 9.6 7.9 6.6 5.4 5.1 4.8 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 0.5 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 0.1 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
59 58 60 59 59 59 58 59 59 59 59 59 58.8
Earliest Entry
1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
61 61 61 61 60 60 60 60 60 59 60 60 60.0
Earliest Entry
1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
124 122 122 122 121 122 120 120 120 120 120 120 121.1
Earliest Entry
1880 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1880
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

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