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Hobart Climate

Hobart Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
21.7 21.7 20.2 17.4 14.5 12.0 11.8 13.1 15.2 17.0 18.7 20.4 17.0
Mean Min (°C)
12.0 12.1 10.9 9.0 7.0 5.2 4.6 5.2 6.4 7.8 9.3 10.8 8.3
Mean Rain (mm)
45.7 40.3 45.0 51.6 45.8 53.0 53.0 53.5 53.3 62.1 53.1 56.2 612.5
Median Rain (mm)
35.7 32.4 37.2 47.3 36.8 42.4 46.0 45.5 42.0 54.5 47.1 47.3 595.0
Mean Rain Days
10.7 9.2 11.4 12.4 14.0 15.1 16.1 15.8 15.2 16.1 14.2 12.7 161.6

Hobart Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
41.8 40.1 37.3 31.0 25.7 20.6 22.1 24.5 31.0 34.6 36.8 40.6 41.8
Low Max (°C)
11.1 9.6 8.9 7.7 6.1 4.3 4.7 5.5 6.1 6.0 8.4 10.2 4.3
High Min (°C)
23.4 23.4 21.1 18.6 16.2 15.0 12.9 15.0 18.0 20.2 19.9 23.9 23.9
Low Min (°C)
3.3 3.4 1.8 0.7 -1.6 -2.8 -2.8 -1.8 -0.8 0.0 1.7 3.3 -2.8
High Rain (mm)
75.2 61.0 88.1 132.3 47.0 147.3 63.8 64.8 156.2 65.5 63.2 84.6 156.2

Hobart Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
25.0 25.2 22.9 20.4 17.3 14.1 13.9 15.7 17.9 19.7 21.5 24.0 18.3
Low Mn. Max (°C)
19.1 18.7 17.7 15.0 12.0 9.4 10.2 11.1 12.0 13.6 15.3 17.4 14.8
High Mn. Min (°C)
14.4 14.8 13.5 11.3 9.9 7.5 6.6 8.1 8.4 9.5 11.7 12.8 9.8
Low Mn. Min (°C)
10.1 9.5 8.2 6.6 4.7 2.9 2.2 2.9 4.1 5.8 7.4 8.7 7.0
High Rain (mm)
140.3 170.8 255.4 247.8 213.8 238.3 156.8 160.8 201.6 193.1 179.6 206.4 1104.2
Low Rain (mm)
2.8 3.0 4.6 1.8 3.9 1.8 4.4 5.8 10.0 8.6 1.6 0.4 346.6

Hobart Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD)

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

Hobart 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 0.1
≥ 35.0°C
0.4 0.4 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.2 1.1
≥ 30.0°C
1.9 1.6 0.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.7 1.2 6.2
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.8 3.6 4.7 2.9 1.1 0.2 0.0 0.0 13.4
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.6 0.7 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.5

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
26.3 26.1 24.6 21.1 17.6 14.8 14.3 15.8 18.4 20.9 22.9 24.6 22.2
Low Max
17.2 17.2 16.0 13.4 11.3 9.3 9.3 10.2 11.6 12.8 14.4 16.2 11.7
High Min
14.7 15.0 13.9 12.0 10.0 8.2 7.3 7.8 9.3 10.6 12.1 13.4 12.4
Low Min
9.0 9.0 7.8 5.8 4.0 2.2 1.8 2.5 3.4 4.8 6.4 7.9 4.1

Hobart Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
123 123 122 123 124 123 124 123 125 125 125 124 123.6
Earliest Entry
1883 1883 1883 1882 1882 1882 1882 1882 1882 1882 1882 1882 1882
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
123 123 122 124 124 123 123 123 125 125 124 124 123.6
Earliest Entry
1883 1883 1883 1882 1882 1882 1882 1882 1882 1882 1882 1882 1882
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
124 124 124 124 124 124 124 124 124 124 124 123 123.9
Earliest Entry
1894 1894 1894 1894 1894 1893 1893 1893 1893 1893 1893 1893 1893
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD)
Lower Derwent, Tasmania
42.8897°S 147.3278°E 51m AMSL
Commenced 1882
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