Oakey Climate

Oakey Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
31.0 30.1 28.9 26.1 22.4 19.3 19.0 20.7 24.4 26.8 29.1 30.5 25.7
Mean Min (°C)
18.1 17.9 16.1 11.7 7.4 4.5 3.0 3.7 7.6 11.7 14.8 17.0 11.0
Mean Rain (mm)
79.3 81.2 50.9 28.7 38.4 29.6 28.0 25.6 30.4 57.9 72.3 90.3 610.9
Median Rain (mm)
45.2 63.9 31.5 17.2 26.4 17.0 23.0 18.1 21.8 40.0 63.0 67.1 575.1
Mean Rain Days
7.8 6.8 6.4 4.9 5.6 5.9 5.7 4.5 5.2 7.1 7.5 8.2 75.6

Oakey Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
41.8 42.8 38.7 35.0 31.6 29.9 27.1 34.4 37.4 39.1 39.8 40.7 42.8
Low Max (°C)
21.0 18.2 19.7 14.2 10.3 8.9 7.7 10.2 11.3 16.5 16.5 17.6 7.7
High Min (°C)
27.1 25.9 23.0 21.7 18.7 17.4 15.2 17.2 17.5 20.7 23.8 23.9 27.1
Low Min (°C)
9.2 8.6 2.3 -1.1 -4.4 -6.9 -7.2 -7.5 -4.1 -2.2 2.0 5.8 -7.5
High Rain (mm)
130.0 115.2 65.4 98.6 102.0 64.0 46.3 45.8 48.0 73.0 101.8 114.3 130.0

Oakey Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
33.9 34.4 32.4 28.3 25.5 21.1 21.2 24.9 28.0 29.8 33.4 34.7 27.8
Low Mn. Max (°C)
27.9 27.1 26.5 24.0 20.5 16.3 17.0 17.0 20.1 23.3 25.3 26.4 23.6
High Mn. Min (°C)
20.2 20.1 18.5 14.0 10.5 7.6 8.1 7.9 11.2 15.1 17.7 19.1 12.2
Low Mn. Min (°C)
15.7 16.1 13.5 8.3 4.3 1.2 -1.6 0.8 4.6 9.0 11.8 14.1 9.1
High Rain (mm)
265.4 262.4 160.4 228.8 189.8 134.8 136.3 84.4 105.2 195.8 252.2 304.2 900.0
Low Rain (mm)
1.4 0.3 0.0 0.0 1.8 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.2 1.2 13.4 169.6

Oakey Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

OAKEY AERO

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

Oakey Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.1 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.5
≥ 35.0°C
4.2 2.6 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.6 2.1 3.9 14.6
≥ 30.0°C
18.2 14.2 10.6 2.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.2 2.5 6.8 11.9 17.0 83.5
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 4.4 10.1 14.6 12.3 4.1 0.4 0.0 0.0 47.2
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 2.0 6.0 9.6 8.2 1.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 27.9

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
34.1 33.2 31.7 28.6 24.9 22.1 21.4 23.8 28.1 30.9 32.8 34.3 31.3
Low Max
27.5 26.6 25.9 23.3 19.4 15.8 15.2 17.0 19.9 22.4 24.5 26.6 19.2
High Min
20.5 20.4 18.8 16.0 13.4 9.8 9.0 9.6 12.6 15.4 18.0 19.8 18.0
Low Min
15.0 15.0 12.6 7.8 2.5 -1.2 -2.7 -1.4 1.7 7.0 10.7 13.3 2.3

Oakey Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
35 33 34 35 36 36 36 36 36 36 36 34 35.0
Earliest Entry
1974 1974 1974 1974 1973 1973 1973 1973 1973 1973 1973 1973 1973
Latest Entry
2021 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2021
Years of Maxima
35 33 34 35 36 36 35 37 37 37 37 34 35.0
Earliest Entry
1974 1974 1974 1974 1973 1973 1973 1973 1973 1973 1973 1973 1973
Latest Entry
2021 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2021
Years of Rainfall
50 50 50 50 50 50 50 51 50 51 51 51 50.0
Earliest Entry
1971 1971 1971 1971 1971 1971 1971 1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1970
Latest Entry
2021 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2021

Station Details

OAKEY AERO
Darling Downs, Queensland
27.4034°S 151.7413°E 406m AMSL
Commenced 1970
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