Flinders Island Climate

Flinders Island Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
22.2 22.7 21.4 18.8 16.3 14.1 13.4 13.8 15.2 16.8 18.6 20.3 17.7
Mean Min (°C)
13.4 13.8 12.6 10.7 9.0 7.1 6.3 6.6 7.6 8.6 10.3 11.9 9.8
Mean Rain (mm)
44.8 38.1 50.3 58.0 78.8 72.8 82.0 76.0 63.2 58.1 55.5 57.4 735.2
Median Rain (mm)
38.4 27.3 39.5 51.9 66.1 63.5 78.4 68.6 59.8 47.8 49.8 50.6 701.1
Mean Rain Days
8.7 7.8 10.0 13.0 16.8 18.0 19.5 18.5 15.4 13.8 11.5 10.5 160.5

Flinders Island Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
41.5 39.4 35.6 31.7 27.4 20.3 21.4 22.7 29.5 32.7 35.1 38.3 41.5
Low Max (°C)
14.5 15.0 14.3 11.1 10.3 9.0 8.6 9.0 9.3 10.6 11.3 12.2 8.6
High Min (°C)
24.2 21.8 23.3 21.8 17.6 15.9 14.4 14.0 18.3 20.6 20.4 22.4 24.2
Low Min (°C)
2.6 4.0 1.6 -0.4 -1.5 -2.5 -3.5 -3.0 -2.5 -1.4 0.5 2.5 -3.5
High Rain (mm)
107.0 62.2 119.4 65.0 79.8 77.2 94.7 69.9 50.4 81.8 92.7 72.9 119.4

Flinders Island Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
24.6 24.9 23.9 21.3 17.7 15.7 14.6 15.8 17.1 20.2 21.5 23.4 18.9
Low Mn. Max (°C)
19.2 20.0 19.4 16.2 14.7 13.1 12.1 12.5 12.7 14.7 16.5 17.5 16.7
High Mn. Min (°C)
15.2 16.1 14.6 12.5 12.1 9.9 8.4 8.8 9.8 10.4 12.5 13.7 11.0
Low Mn. Min (°C)
10.4 11.3 9.5 8.8 6.5 4.6 3.5 4.9 4.8 6.7 8.3 9.5 8.9
High Rain (mm)
147.2 164.9 162.0 136.8 212.5 195.8 219.2 174.6 134.4 168.1 184.5 204.8 1164.9
Low Rain (mm)
1.6 1.3 5.8 9.0 10.2 12.9 14.2 6.4 6.1 1.8 15.0 5.8 327.0

Flinders Island Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT

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

Flinders Island 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 0.1 0.1 0.8
≥ 30.0°C
1.8 1.2 0.7 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.5 0.9 5.1
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 1.3 3.8 5.2 4.4 2.8 1.5 0.3 0.0 19.4
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.3 0.9 2.0 1.5 0.7 0.2 0.0 0.0 5.6

Flinders Island 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
26.1 26.4 24.8 21.7 18.5 15.8 15.0 15.7 17.5 20.1 22.0 23.5 22.2
Low Max
18.6 19.2 18.1 16.1 14.0 12.2 11.7 11.9 12.8 13.9 15.6 17.2 13.3
High Min
16.6 17.5 16.2 14.4 12.8 11.1 10.0 10.2 10.8 11.8 13.5 14.9 14.4
Low Min
9.6 9.2 7.8 6.3 4.3 2.2 1.5 2.0 3.0 4.0 6.1 8.0 4.7

Flinders Island Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
54 54 54 54 53 53 54 54 54 53 53 53 53.5
Earliest Entry
1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
54 54 53 54 54 54 54 54 54 53 53 53 53.7
Earliest Entry
1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
74 75 75 75 75 74 75 75 74 74 74 74 74.3
Earliest Entry
1943 1942 1942 1942 1942 1942 1942 1942 1942 1942 1942 1942 1942
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT
Furneaux Islands, Tasmania
40.0911°S 148.0024°E 9m AMSL
Commenced 1942
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18:08 EDT

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16:41 EDT

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