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Bull Bay Climate

Bull Bay Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
21.3 21.2 19.9 17.3 15.1 12.7 12.5 13.4 14.8 16.5 17.8 19.9 16.9
Mean Min (°C)
12.2 12.5 11.4 9.6 8.1 6.2 5.9 6.0 6.8 8.0 9.3 10.7 8.9
Mean Rain (mm)
50.5 41.3 44.3 48.7 41.7 47.2 54.8 57.0 56.6 55.3 51.9 58.8 608.5
Median Rain (mm)
39.2 26.6 35.0 36.0 35.6 36.4 51.2 59.5 49.4 52.0 48.8 44.7 592.6
Mean Rain Days
10.5 9.6 11.6 12.8 13.7 15.6 16.3 15.4 14.5 14.4 13.0 11.9 152.4

Bull Bay Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
41.0 38.5 37.0 28.3 25.0 20.0 19.0 22.5 26.5 33.5 33.5 38.0 41.0
Low Max (°C)
12.5 13.5 12.0 9.4 8.0 6.5 6.5 5.5 7.0 10.0 10.5 12.5 5.5
High Min (°C)
21.0 21.8 19.4 17.5 16.8 13.0 11.5 13.6 16.5 19.1 17.0 20.0 21.8
Low Min (°C)
6.0 1.3 2.8 2.5 2.0 1.2 0.8 0.0 0.4 1.0 2.2 4.8 0.0
High Rain (mm)
84.0 88.0 70.0 75.0 35.0 71.0 65.0 37.6 51.0 38.8 44.0 62.0 88.0

Bull Bay Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
24.1 24.0 21.9 19.1 17.3 13.7 13.9 14.5 16.7 18.3 19.2 22.8 17.4
Low Mn. Max (°C)
18.8 18.7 18.4 15.0 13.5 11.2 10.8 11.9 12.1 14.7 15.6 17.4 15.8
High Mn. Min (°C)
13.8 14.2 13.2 10.9 9.8 7.7 6.9 8.0 8.7 9.4 11.5 11.8 9.7
Low Mn. Min (°C)
10.2 11.0 10.4 7.2 6.4 4.3 4.5 4.9 4.8 6.6 7.6 9.0 8.0
High Rain (mm)
141.2 154.4 188.4 199.4 119.6 161.7 119.6 105.8 131.6 131.4 112.0 197.8 852.2
Low Rain (mm)
2.8 6.4 8.6 13.2 8.6 15.4 8.8 11.2 13.8 15.6 8.6 3.2 375.6

Bull Bay Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

BULL BAY (LAURISTON)

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

Bull Bay 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 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.8
≥ 30.0°C
1.1 0.8 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.5 0.7 3.5
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.7 0.6 0.7 0.7 0.1 0.0 0.0 2.7
≤ 0.0°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

Bull Bay 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
25.0 24.5 23.4 20.5 18.0 15.0 14.5 16.0 18.0 20.0 21.0 23.5 21.5
Low Max
17.5 17.5 16.0 13.7 12.0 10.3 10.0 10.5 11.5 13.0 14.5 16.0 12.0
High Min
15.0 15.2 14.0 12.1 10.8 8.5 7.8 8.5 9.4 10.8 12.0 13.0 12.5
Low Min
9.5 9.8 8.8 6.5 5.5 3.8 3.8 3.5 4.0 5.0 6.5 8.0 5.0

Bull Bay Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
21 22 22 22 22 21 20 21 19 20 22 21 21.0
Earliest Entry
1992 1992 1992 1992 1992 1992 1992 1992 1992 1991 1991 1991 1991
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2013 2013 2012 2013 2013 2014
Years of Maxima
22 22 22 22 22 22 20 21 19 20 22 21 21.2
Earliest Entry
1992 1992 1992 1992 1992 1992 1992 1992 1992 1991 1991 1991 1991
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2013 2013 2012 2013 2013 2014
Years of Rainfall
33 32 32 31 32 32 32 32 32 33 33 33 32.1
Earliest Entry
1984 1984 1984 1984 1984 1984 1984 1983 1983 1983 1983 1983 1983
Latest Entry
2016 2015 2015 2015 2015 2015 2015 2015 2015 2015 2015 2015 2016

Station Details

BULL BAY (LAURISTON)
Lower Derwent, Tasmania
43.0903°S 147.3611°E 46m AMSL
Commenced 1983
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