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Cape Sorell Climate

Cape Sorell Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
19.0 19.1 18.2 16.1 13.7 12.7 11.9 12.5 13.5 14.7 15.9 17.4 15.4
Mean Min (°C)
12.3 12.5 12.0 10.8 9.2 8.1 7.4 7.3 7.9 8.6 9.8 11.1 9.8
Mean Rain (mm)
68.3 67.1 83.9 106.5 130.9 139.6 154.7 146.9 122.8 105.8 86.6 81.8 1294.3
Median Rain (mm)
67.2 60.8 73.7 107.5 117.3 133.3 143.7 142.5 118.0 110.7 87.0 77.5 1302.5
Mean Rain Days
14.9 13.4 16.9 19.7 22.5 21.6 23.4 23.7 22.0 21.3 18.5 17.5 227.9

Cape Sorell Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
32.5 28.2 29.4 23.5 20.4 18.1 17.7 18.3 20.8 22.5 26.1 27.3 32.5
Low Max (°C)
13.3 13.1 11.7 10.0 8.7 7.7 7.6 7.1 7.2 8.9 10.4 11.1 7.1
High Min (°C)
22.8 20.9 20.1 18.1 16.3 13.9 12.7 13.7 13.5 15.6 17.0 18.9 22.8
Low Min (°C)
6.1 5.1 6.1 3.9 1.7 1.7 1.4 1.7 2.3 2.2 4.7 5.2 1.4
High Rain (mm)
57.7 55.9 58.2 46.5 66.0 78.0 62.0 43.7 54.0 48.5 54.0 66.0 78.0

Cape Sorell Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
21.2 21.1 20.9 17.8 15.0 14.0 13.5 14.5 15.2 16.1 18.1 19.5 16.5
Low Mn. Max (°C)
16.7 17.8 16.2 14.4 12.4 11.3 10.8 11.3 11.8 13.1 14.0 14.7 14.4
High Mn. Min (°C)
14.1 14.1 13.7 12.0 10.2 9.8 9.2 9.6 9.2 10.5 10.8 12.2 10.5
Low Mn. Min (°C)
10.8 11.3 10.7 8.7 7.4 6.6 6.1 5.8 6.1 7.2 8.6 9.7 9.1
High Rain (mm)
197.2 174.3 179.8 201.0 326.2 293.1 296.1 288.1 251.0 191.5 165.9 176.7 1996.9
Low Rain (mm)
16.0 10.9 28.8 13.3 26.5 20.6 49.0 53.0 27.2 15.4 10.4 9.5 769.4

Cape Sorell Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

CAPE SORELL

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

Cape Sorell 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
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
≥ 30.0°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
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4
≤ 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

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
21.8 21.7 20.6 18.3 15.4 14.4 13.1 13.9 15.0 16.7 17.9 19.8 18.9
Low Max
15.7 15.8 15.0 13.3 11.7 10.4 10.0 10.4 11.1 11.9 12.8 13.9 11.7
High Min
14.4 14.4 13.9 13.3 11.3 11.1 9.4 9.4 10.0 10.7 11.7 13.1 12.8
Low Min
10.0 10.0 9.4 7.9 6.6 4.9 4.6 4.7 5.4 6.1 7.2 8.3 6.4

Cape Sorell Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
21 20 20 20 20 19 20 20 20 20 20 20 20.0
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 Maxima
21 20 20 20 20 20 20 19 20 20 20 20 19.9
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
93 90 92 90 92 91 91 91 92 92 92 90 91.3
Earliest Entry
1901 1902 1901 1901 1901 1901 1901 1901 1901 1901 1901 1901 1901
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

CAPE SORELL
West & Sth Coast, Tasmania
42.1986°S 145.1700°E 19m AMSL
Commenced 1899
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