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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 21.6 20.2 17.3 14.5 12.0 11.8 13.1 15.1 17.0 18.7 20.4 16.9
Mean Min (°C)
11.9 12.0 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)
44.9 40.9 45.2 52.5 45.3 52.5 53.0 53.8 53.2 62.4 53.1 56.4 613.3
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 11.3 12.5 14.0 15.1 16.0 15.8 15.2 16.2 14.2 12.8 162.5

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 14.4 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 19.6 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)
14.0 14.8 13.5 11.3 9.9 7.5 6.6 8.1 8.4 9.5 11.7 12.8 9.5
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°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°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°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°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.8 3.6 4.8 2.9 1.1 0.2 0.0 0.0 13.5
≤ 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 1.6

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
120 120 119 120 121 121 122 121 123 123 123 122 121.2
Earliest Entry
1883 1883 1883 1882 1882 1882 1882 1882 1882 1882 1882 1882 1882
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
120 120 119 121 121 121 121 121 123 123 122 122 121.2
Earliest Entry
1883 1883 1883 1882 1882 1882 1882 1882 1882 1882 1882 1882 1882
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
121 121 121 121 121 122 122 122 122 122 122 121 121.5
Earliest Entry
1894 1894 1894 1894 1894 1893 1893 1893 1893 1893 1893 1893 1893
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

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