Fowlers Gap Climate

Fowlers Gap Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
36.2 34.7 31.2 26.3 21.2 16.9 16.9 19.6 23.8 28.4 31.4 33.8 26.8
Mean Min (°C)
22.0 20.6 17.5 12.7 8.1 5.6 4.5 5.7 9.3 13.2 16.9 19.4 13.0
Mean Rain (mm)
43.9 26.3 25.8 11.1 18.3 22.3 19.2 11.8 18.9 15.3 27.1 27.1 267.6
Median Rain (mm)
10.2 1.0 9.4 5.8 0.6 18.0 9.4 4.4 1.0 2.7 26.4 5.0 188.6
Mean Rain Days
3.8 3.2 3.6 2.6 4.4 7.3 4.8 4.2 4.6 3.6 4.3 4.1 45.4

Fowlers Gap Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
46.8 45.9 43.2 36.2 29.6 26.3 26.5 30.4 37.2 41.4 44.9 45.4 46.8
Low Max (°C)
21.4 17.2 18.3 15.7 13.4 9.4 10.0 10.6 13.1 13.3 17.6 18.8 9.4
High Min (°C)
31.6 33.1 28.2 25.4 18.0 15.9 16.2 18.8 24.7 24.0 31.4 31.4 33.1
Low Min (°C)
12.0 11.0 6.3 2.1 -1.9 -3.0 -2.2 -1.9 1.0 5.3 6.7 10.3 -3.0
High Rain (mm)
111.6 51.0 56.2 28.2 25.0 22.8 40.6 18.2 28.6 22.4 35.8 39.6 111.6

Fowlers Gap Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
39.0 36.6 34.4 30.0 23.1 18.0 19.2 22.0 28.5 32.9 34.2 35.6 27.8
Low Mn. Max (°C)
33.0 32.1 27.5 23.8 19.0 14.3 15.7 16.7 19.4 25.0 27.3 31.2 24.9
High Mn. Min (°C)
25.1 22.0 20.3 14.9 10.9 7.3 5.9 6.9 12.0 15.9 20.4 20.8 13.6
Low Mn. Min (°C)
20.7 17.2 15.1 9.8 5.6 2.4 3.0 4.1 7.6 10.5 14.8 18.1 11.7
High Rain (mm)
193.4 91.8 107.6 46.2 67.6 59.0 51.8 41.0 101.2 60.8 121.4 77.8 526.2
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 97.8

Fowlers Gap Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

FOWLERS GAP AWS

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

Fowlers Gap Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
7.8 4.2 0.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 2.2 3.0 17.1
≥ 35.0°C
18.5 14.3 6.8 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 3.8 8.2 12.6 60.1
≥ 30.0°C
27.1 22.9 18.8 6.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 3.9 11.2 16.5 24.1 121.6
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.2 5.0 7.7 4.3 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 15.8
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 2.0 2.3 1.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 4.8

Fowlers Gap 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
41.0 39.6 37.2 31.3 25.2 19.8 20.1 23.5 28.9 34.1 38.6 39.0 36.2
Low Max
31.4 28.8 26.0 21.6 17.3 14.0 13.6 15.4 18.6 22.3 25.4 28.5 17.0
High Min
26.6 24.6 21.5 16.9 12.4 9.4 8.5 9.2 14.0 18.0 22.5 23.6 21.0
Low Min
17.5 16.1 13.4 8.5 4.3 1.3 1.6 2.0 5.5 8.4 12.4 15.0 4.8

Fowlers Gap Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
13 13 13 13 13 12 12 12 12 12 12 13 12.4
Earliest Entry
2005 2005 2005 2005 2005 2005 2005 2005 2005 2004 2004 2004 2004
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
13 13 13 13 13 12 12 12 12 12 12 13 12.4
Earliest Entry
2005 2005 2005 2005 2005 2005 2005 2005 2005 2004 2004 2004 2004
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
13 13 13 13 13 12 12 12 12 12 12 13 12.4
Earliest Entry
2005 2005 2005 2005 2005 2005 2005 2005 2005 2004 2004 2004 2004
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

FOWLERS GAP AWS
Upper Western, New South Wales ACT
31.0863°S 141.7008°E 181m AMSL
Commenced 2004
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