Mt Gambier Climate

Mt Gambier Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
25.3 25.3 23.2 19.5 16.1 13.9 13.2 14.1 15.9 18.0 20.5 23.0 19.0
Mean Min (°C)
11.2 11.7 10.6 8.8 7.4 5.8 5.2 5.5 6.3 7.1 8.4 10.0 8.2
Mean Rain (mm)
27.6 25.2 35.7 54.7 72.2 84.9 100.2 95.1 72.1 60.6 46.2 38.3 712.0
Median Rain (mm)
17.1 21.2 26.1 43.8 64.9 78.5 96.4 86.2 72.7 56.3 47.0 34.2 697.7
Mean Rain Days
8.5 8.0 11.7 15.3 19.7 20.8 22.8 22.1 19.6 17.1 13.4 11.9 189.4

Mt Gambier Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
44.1 44.9 41.3 35.8 28.5 21.6 22.4 26.6 32.2 33.3 41.2 43.3 44.9
Low Max (°C)
14.3 13.9 12.3 9.8 8.3 7.2 7.3 7.7 8.2 8.8 11.2 12.8 7.2
High Min (°C)
27.5 27.7 24.6 21.1 16.4 13.9 12.7 14.2 17.7 20.3 22.7 23.3 27.7
Low Min (°C)
1.4 2.8 0.0 -1.8 -2.8 -3.9 -3.9 -2.6 -3.4 -1.6 -0.8 1.2 -3.9
High Rain (mm)
84.6 90.7 62.2 65.6 42.4 50.0 43.8 48.0 53.2 41.1 76.6 78.8 90.7

Mt Gambier Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
29.4 29.7 27.0 22.7 18.4 16.6 14.6 16.1 18.1 23.7 26.2 28.7 20.5
Low Mn. Max (°C)
21.3 19.8 19.2 16.0 13.5 12.0 11.9 12.3 13.8 15.3 17.6 18.7 17.1
High Mn. Min (°C)
14.4 14.3 14.1 11.6 10.4 8.0 6.9 7.6 8.5 8.9 11.8 13.0 9.3
Low Mn. Min (°C)
7.1 8.9 7.1 6.4 5.0 3.0 2.5 2.6 3.9 5.2 6.5 7.9 6.5
High Rain (mm)
126.2 128.0 159.4 155.5 160.3 163.0 189.5 177.8 129.0 140.2 110.8 118.4 970.9
Low Rain (mm)
1.6 0.3 2.6 6.2 10.4 14.3 29.9 18.2 26.7 3.6 11.4 5.8 365.2

Mt Gambier Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

MOUNT GAMBIER AERO

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

Mt Gambier Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.6 0.3 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 1.1
≥ 35.0°C
3.1 2.4 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 1.5 8.4
≥ 30.0°C
7.1 6.3 4.3 0.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 2.1 4.5 25.4
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.1 0.6 1.8 3.8 4.1 3.5 2.4 1.8 0.7 0.0 18.7
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.4 1.3 1.4 0.9 0.4 0.3 0.0 0.0 4.8

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
32.9 32.8 29.8 24.3 18.9 15.7 15.0 16.5 19.3 22.9 26.7 30.0 25.5
Low Max
19.4 19.3 18.1 15.4 13.4 11.9 11.3 11.8 12.9 14.1 15.6 17.6 13.2
High Min
14.8 15.3 14.1 12.2 10.6 8.9 8.0 8.4 9.7 10.5 12.0 13.5 12.3
Low Min
7.1 7.8 6.7 5.0 3.7 2.3 2.1 2.4 2.8 3.4 4.7 6.2 4.0

Mt Gambier Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
75 76 76 76 76 75 75 75 75 75 75 75 75.2
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
Years of Maxima
75 76 76 76 76 75 75 75 75 75 75 75 75.2
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
Years of Rainfall
76 76 76 76 76 75 75 75 75 75 75 75 75.3
Earliest Entry
1942 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

MOUNT GAMBIER AERO
Lower South East, South Australia
37.7473°S 140.7739°E 63m AMSL
Commenced 1941
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Weather News

The cold mornings continue for NSW

12:42 EST

Clearer skies and calmer winds have meant that New South Wales has seen minimum temperatures below the average in many places for the past couple of days.

Murray-Darling Basin in 'most severe' two-to-three year drought conditions in 120 years of records, BOM says

23:57 EST

Every drought is different, but when it comes to the current drought conditions across the Murray-Darling Basin, BOM says it is now "the most severe in 120 years of records".

'Flash droughts' strike fast and hard, and researchers are still racing to identify them before they happen

19:31 EST

It is November 2017 — you just had some good rain, the paddocks have a hint of green about them, there is water in the dam, you are doing okay.