Mt Read Climate

Mt Read Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
14.2 14.4 12.0 9.0 6.4 4.7 3.7 4.1 5.7 7.5 10.6 12.0 8.8
Mean Min (°C)
5.8 6.2 5.1 3.5 2.2 1.0 0.2 0.1 0.6 1.3 3.0 4.1 2.8
Mean Rain (mm)
201.0 178.4 281.8 292.9 436.4 348.1 403.5 373.4 385.0 383.2 237.5 289.6 3783.2
Median Rain (mm)
206.5 174.0 234.0 247.5 401.6 275.3 347.4 338.6 347.0 369.1 202.8 245.2 3363.4
Mean Rain Days
17.9 17.4 22.8 24.3 27.0 24.0 24.8 23.3 24.6 21.7 20.5 20.2 247.7

Mt Read Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
30.4 29.5 25.5 19.0 15.3 11.4 10.0 12.5 16.2 19.7 24.5 27.6 30.4
Low Max (°C)
2.7 4.2 0.0 -0.2 -0.2 -1.1 -2.0 -3.4 -1.6 -1.2 -1.1 1.4 -3.4
High Min (°C)
19.1 17.3 17.0 12.5 10.0 7.2 6.1 7.4 9.3 11.4 15.0 16.3 19.1
Low Min (°C)
-1.2 -0.8 -4.7 -4.5 -3.9 -5.2 -5.0 -5.0 -5.1 -5.0 -4.0 -2.3 -5.2
High Rain (mm)
68.0 162.6 104.2 105.0 140.6 105.6 112.0 136.6 111.2 113.2 69.0 78.0 162.6

Mt Read Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
15.8 19.0 15.4 11.0 8.4 5.9 5.2 6.3 7.5 10.9 14.0 14.5 9.7
Low Mn. Max (°C)
10.3 11.1 8.8 6.8 5.0 3.4 2.6 2.7 2.9 4.9 7.4 8.9 7.8
High Mn. Min (°C)
7.0 8.6 8.0 5.1 4.3 2.2 1.2 2.0 1.8 2.5 5.9 5.4 3.4
Low Mn. Min (°C)
3.4 4.0 2.8 1.5 0.2 -1.0 -1.1 -0.6 -1.4 0.1 0.8 2.3 1.9
High Rain (mm)
391.6 387.4 533.6 495.4 919.2 731.2 646.6 514.4 586.0 618.4 443.8 601.8 4998.4
Low Rain (mm)
63.0 29.8 142.8 90.8 152.6 19.6 141.6 102.4 131.8 48.4 36.4 126.8 3085.2

Mt Read Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

MOUNT READ

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

Mt Read 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
0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
≤ 2.0°C
3.9 3.8 5.4 9.2 14.1 20.5 24.2 21.4 20.1 17.6 12.2 9.1 145.4
≤ 0.0°C
0.7 0.5 1.5 4.0 6.5 10.2 13.2 13.2 11.9 10.6 5.2 3.0 72.3

Mt Read 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
20.0 20.4 16.8 12.5 9.3 7.0 5.4 6.6 8.7 12.8 16.7 18.0 15.1
Low Max
7.8 8.2 6.7 5.2 4.0 2.4 1.6 1.0 2.5 2.7 5.7 6.0 3.4
High Min
9.6 10.9 8.7 6.7 4.8 3.2 2.0 2.2 2.7 4.1 7.1 7.2 6.6
Low Min
2.0 1.9 1.5 -0.1 -0.6 -1.4 -2.0 -2.3 -2.1 -1.6 -0.3 0.4 -0.8

Mt Read Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
19 20 20 20 19 19 18 16 18 18 19 19 18.6
Earliest Entry
1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
19 20 20 20 19 18 18 16 18 18 18 19 18.5
Earliest Entry
1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
20 20 20 21 21 19 18 16 17 18 19 19 18.9
Earliest Entry
1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

MOUNT READ
West & Sth Coast, Tasmania
41.8444°S 145.5417°E 1120m AMSL
Commenced 1996
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