Yongala Climate

Yongala Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
31.0 30.5 27.2 22.4 17.2 13.9 13.0 14.6 17.9 22.1 26.0 28.6 22.0
Mean Min (°C)
13.6 13.6 10.8 7.3 4.6 2.8 2.1 2.6 4.0 6.1 9.2 11.6 7.3
Mean Rain (mm)
23.6 22.4 16.8 25.0 35.9 37.9 40.6 44.0 39.1 33.0 27.7 24.7 370.0
Median Rain (mm)
14.1 10.2 9.1 20.6 31.0 32.6 39.0 43.9 34.6 27.7 23.0 18.1 352.5
Mean Rain Days
3.6 3.4 3.8 5.8 9.8 12.3 13.3 12.9 9.8 8.0 6.1 5.0 87.3

Yongala Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
43.5 44.0 39.5 36.0 27.6 23.3 25.6 28.2 32.8 37.6 41.8 41.5 44.0
Low Max (°C)
14.9 14.2 11.4 10.0 6.5 6.4 4.2 6.5 8.2 8.2 11.8 10.6 4.2
High Min (°C)
29.6 31.1 24.5 18.9 16.7 12.5 11.3 12.0 16.7 20.6 26.1 26.3 31.1
Low Min (°C)
2.6 3.7 1.1 -2.5 -6.6 -8.1 -8.2 -6.0 -4.5 -3.0 -2.0 1.3 -8.2
High Rain (mm)
57.9 128.2 96.5 63.5 40.1 45.2 35.3 39.1 51.6 62.2 66.4 70.4 128.2

Yongala Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
36.0 34.0 30.5 26.7 21.0 18.2 16.1 19.4 22.2 28.5 30.1 32.1 23.3
Low Mn. Max (°C)
27.9 26.5 23.3 18.1 12.9 11.4 10.9 11.9 13.2 17.6 21.5 24.4 20.5
High Mn. Min (°C)
18.1 17.6 14.7 10.5 7.8 6.7 4.1 4.7 6.9 9.9 13.1 14.9 8.7
Low Mn. Min (°C)
9.0 10.7 7.5 4.5 0.1 -2.0 -1.3 0.2 1.7 3.9 6.0 8.1 5.9
High Rain (mm)
135.6 196.6 125.2 109.4 133.4 108.8 97.7 134.0 117.4 116.2 138.3 103.4 671.0
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.4 0.8 0.0 1.3 3.8 0.3 0.0 0.0 164.0

Yongala Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

YONGALA

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

Yongala Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
1.2 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.3 2.3
≥ 35.0°C
7.8 6.2 1.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 2.2 4.6 22.6
≥ 30.0°C
17.5 15.9 9.7 1.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 2.8 8.0 12.9 67.5
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.2 2.4 8.5 12.5 14.5 13.7 9.7 5.0 1.0 0.1 66.1
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 4.3 8.0 9.5 8.5 5.1 1.4 0.2 0.0 36.8

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
37.0 36.2 32.8 28.1 21.7 16.9 16.0 18.4 23.3 28.0 32.6 35.1 31.6
Low Max
25.0 24.4 21.5 17.2 13.3 11.0 10.1 11.0 12.8 15.9 19.4 22.2 13.1
High Min
18.8 18.3 15.2 11.4 8.9 7.2 6.0 6.2 8.0 10.4 14.0 16.4 13.8
Low Min
8.9 9.0 6.4 2.8 0.0 -1.7 -1.9 -1.6 -0.3 1.7 4.5 7.0 1.0

Yongala Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
59 60 60 60 60 59 60 59 58 57 58 59 59.1
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
58 61 60 60 61 59 60 59 60 59 59 58 59.3
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
120 121 120 118 118 117 117 117 117 117 116 116 117.8
Earliest Entry
1882 1881 1882 1884 1884 1884 1884 1884 1884 1884 1884 1884 1881
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

YONGALA
Flinders, South Australia
33.0276°S 138.7560°E 521m AMSL
Commenced 1881
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A renowned angler says a mass fish kill in the parched Macquarie River in New South Wales this week left the waterway looking like "tomato soup." Tens of thousands of fish of all sizes and species are estimated to have perished near Dubbo, in the state's west, after much-needed rain washed sediment into the river, causing dissolved oxygen levels to drop rapidly.