Stanthorpe Climate

Stanthorpe Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
26.5 25.4 24.0 21.2 17.5 14.6 14.0 15.7 19.0 21.9 24.0 25.8 20.8
Mean Min (°C)
15.2 15.1 13.4 9.7 6.1 3.2 2.0 2.8 5.8 9.0 11.7 13.8 9.0
Mean Rain (mm)
99.5 83.3 72.4 44.4 49.1 39.1 43.5 42.8 44.2 70.9 81.0 98.2 768.4
Median Rain (mm)
76.8 71.6 59.2 31.0 41.8 33.7 42.4 31.9 40.7 62.0 73.0 80.8 737.2
Mean Rain Days
12.6 11.6 11.2 8.8 10.0 10.3 9.5 8.0 7.3 9.5 10.9 11.5 116.7

Stanthorpe Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
37.8 39.7 35.0 30.1 26.3 22.5 22.3 29.9 31.4 34.7 35.4 36.8 39.7
Low Max (°C)
16.2 15.7 15.5 11.7 6.9 4.9 2.9 7.0 7.2 10.9 11.6 13.0 2.9
High Min (°C)
23.0 23.0 19.7 17.3 16.0 14.0 14.8 17.3 19.0 20.2 22.5 21.0 23.0
Low Min (°C)
5.4 4.3 0.3 -3.5 -4.0 -7.8 -8.4 -6.6 -5.1 -2.2 0.0 3.7 -8.4
High Rain (mm)
122.0 185.2 70.6 87.0 82.4 57.0 51.0 52.2 49.0 70.0 58.5 71.0 185.2

Stanthorpe Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
29.3 31.0 28.9 23.6 21.1 17.0 16.0 20.2 23.0 25.8 28.9 29.7 22.7
Low Mn. Max (°C)
22.8 21.8 21.4 19.2 14.3 12.3 11.4 13.0 15.2 18.8 20.3 22.5 19.3
High Mn. Min (°C)
17.1 17.5 15.3 12.6 10.0 6.0 6.5 6.4 8.8 11.0 14.6 15.9 10.1
Low Mn. Min (°C)
13.7 12.9 11.2 7.0 2.5 -0.5 -2.4 0.4 3.9 6.6 9.6 11.9 7.5
High Rain (mm)
241.0 254.6 223.8 274.2 255.0 105.4 148.0 126.4 131.0 199.8 185.3 229.4 1070.0
Low Rain (mm)
13.2 6.8 1.4 1.2 5.0 1.6 2.0 0.0 0.6 2.0 22.9 23.0 433.8

Stanthorpe Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

APPLETHORPE

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

Stanthorpe 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
0.4 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.8
≥ 30.0°C
5.2 3.1 1.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.7 2.2 4.2 16.1
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.8 6.2 12.5 16.3 13.8 5.6 1.1 0.1 0.0 54.0
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 3.1 8.0 11.5 9.3 2.4 0.2 0.0 0.0 33.1

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
30.0 29.0 27.4 24.3 20.0 17.4 16.8 18.8 23.1 26.1 28.0 29.9 27.0
Low Max
22.5 21.7 20.6 18.2 14.8 12.0 11.0 12.4 14.9 17.5 19.4 21.7 14.5
High Min
17.7 17.3 16.0 13.3 11.4 8.5 7.1 7.9 10.1 12.8 15.0 17.0 15.2
Low Min
12.5 12.8 10.6 5.6 1.0 -1.5 -3.0 -1.9 1.2 4.9 8.0 10.8 1.5

Stanthorpe Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
47 47 47 48 47 46 47 47 47 47 46 47 46.9
Earliest Entry
1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
47 47 47 48 47 46 47 47 47 47 46 47 46.8
Earliest Entry
1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
48 47 48 49 49 46 48 48 47 48 48 48 47.6
Earliest Entry
1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

APPLETHORPE
Darling Downs, Queensland
28.6217°S 151.9533°E 872m AMSL
Commenced 1965
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