Elliston Climate

Elliston Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
25.8 25.6 24.2 22.3 19.5 17.1 16.4 17.2 19.3 21.7 23.5 24.7 21.4
Mean Min (°C)
15.7 15.9 14.3 12.2 10.4 8.4 7.9 8.3 9.5 11.1 13.1 14.6 11.8
Mean Rain (mm)
10.7 13.4 15.2 26.9 51.8 72.8 70.8 58.3 40.0 29.8 19.3 16.7 425.2
Median Rain (mm)
6.2 7.1 8.7 22.0 45.6 65.5 68.4 56.8 35.9 25.4 15.7 12.0 433.2
Mean Rain Days
3.3 3.2 4.4 7.5 11.9 14.5 15.5 14.4 11.0 8.7 5.7 4.5 103.2

Elliston Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
43.2 43.5 42.2 39.1 33.0 28.6 30.0 29.5 34.5 42.3 44.0 42.4 44.0
Low Max (°C)
17.8 17.4 17.2 15.6 11.4 9.9 9.8 10.9 12.1 13.4 15.0 15.2 9.8
High Min (°C)
30.5 29.8 25.7 25.1 20.5 16.9 15.3 15.4 20.5 25.1 28.1 28.0 30.5
Low Min (°C)
5.7 6.4 4.0 1.6 0.0 -0.8 -0.2 -0.6 -1.0 2.2 4.2 4.8 -1.0
High Rain (mm)
60.6 77.5 57.7 51.6 50.8 54.6 47.0 40.9 36.6 77.5 49.3 49.8 77.5

Elliston Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
29.5 29.1 29.4 25.4 22.0 18.4 17.8 19.9 22.1 24.5 28.3 28.8 22.9
Low Mn. Max (°C)
22.8 22.5 21.8 19.8 17.7 15.3 15.0 15.1 16.5 18.5 20.9 21.8 20.2
High Mn. Min (°C)
18.2 19.5 17.2 14.8 12.8 10.9 9.9 10.0 12.0 13.2 16.8 16.6 12.8
Low Mn. Min (°C)
13.1 14.1 12.3 9.1 8.3 4.5 5.1 6.6 7.8 9.6 11.5 12.7 11.1
High Rain (mm)
97.2 123.6 63.6 132.5 148.7 193.5 179.5 137.7 126.0 96.9 127.2 78.6 674.0
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 9.5 3.8 11.1 11.7 3.1 1.0 0.0 0.0 183.8

Elliston Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

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

Elliston Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.8 0.3 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.3 1.6
≥ 35.0°C
3.5 2.5 1.4 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 1.5 2.4 11.8
≥ 30.0°C
6.6 5.8 4.9 1.6 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6 3.0 5.0 6.1 33.3
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.8 0.8 0.5 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.4
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2

Elliston 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
33.5 32.6 30.6 27.2 22.5 18.8 18.3 20.0 24.2 28.2 31.0 31.5 27.1
Low Max
21.2 21.2 20.2 18.9 16.9 15.2 14.6 14.6 15.6 17.0 18.6 19.9 16.2
High Min
18.9 18.9 17.6 15.7 13.8 12.0 11.1 11.4 12.7 14.4 16.4 17.7 16.2
Low Min
12.0 12.5 10.3 8.4 6.7 4.7 4.5 4.7 5.8 7.2 9.4 11.0 6.9

Elliston Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
55 54 55 55 56 53 54 55 55 54 53 55 54.4
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
55 54 55 55 56 54 55 55 55 55 53 55 54.7
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
133 135 134 133 134 133 133 133 133 133 133 133 133.2
Earliest Entry
1884 1882 1884 1884 1884 1884 1884 1884 1884 1884 1884 1884 1882
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

ELLISTON
West Coast, South Australia
33.6501°S 134.8880°E 7m AMSL
Commenced 1882
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Weather News

The week ahead for NSW

15:11 EST

A cold front is passing over southern parts of New South Wales, with cold air in its wake and unusually warm air ahead of the system over central and northern areas.

Dry winds elevate the risk of fire in the Top End

13:07 EST

With strong winds and temperatures on the rise, there has been severe fire danger declared for the Darwin and Adelaide River and Northern Fire Protection Area fire forecast areas.

Country towns close to reaching 'day zero', as water supplies dry up in the drought

12:19 EST

Across New South Wales and Queensland's southern downs, country towns are approaching their own 'day zero', as water supplies dry up in the drought.