Broken Hill Ap Climate

Broken Hill Ap Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
33.5 32.5 29.0 24.3 19.2 16.0 15.5 17.8 21.7 25.6 28.9 31.5 24.6
Mean Min (°C)
19.2 18.5 15.3 11.3 7.8 5.7 4.8 5.5 8.4 11.5 14.7 17.2 11.6
Mean Rain (mm)
30.5 20.0 21.1 22.1 21.2 15.8 18.9 18.9 23.5 24.7 20.0 22.7 259.7
Median Rain (mm)
16.1 7.2 7.6 10.2 11.0 11.5 17.8 12.8 14.9 17.0 12.0 13.5 232.6
Mean Rain Days
3.5 2.7 3.2 3.2 4.8 4.9 5.6 4.9 4.7 4.3 4.2 3.5 43.3

Broken Hill Ap Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
45.3 45.5 41.3 35.4 29.9 31.9 36.4 37.0 37.0 39.0 43.5 44.2 45.5
Low Max (°C)
20.6 17.0 15.4 14.5 11.0 9.1 6.9 8.0 11.1 7.5 14.9 17.4 6.9
High Min (°C)
33.2 32.4 28.0 24.1 19.7 19.1 15.0 20.1 21.5 28.6 29.6 31.3 33.2
Low Min (°C)
-0.8 0.0 -1.2 -1.3 -3.0 -2.1 -4.6 -2.6 -3.8 1.0 0.0 0.3 -4.6
High Rain (mm)
75.2 82.4 129.0 85.6 53.6 58.4 29.0 44.5 78.4 48.0 57.0 49.8 129.0

Broken Hill Ap Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
37.8 35.8 32.8 28.3 21.6 17.9 18.2 20.5 26.7 30.9 32.6 34.3 26.2
Low Mn. Max (°C)
28.4 28.6 24.8 21.6 15.7 13.0 13.2 15.3 18.2 21.5 24.5 26.4 22.7
High Mn. Min (°C)
23.3 22.0 18.1 14.7 10.7 8.9 6.6 7.8 11.1 14.7 19.4 19.9 12.6
Low Mn. Min (°C)
13.4 15.9 10.4 8.2 5.5 3.3 2.3 3.2 6.0 8.9 11.4 14.4 9.8
High Rain (mm)
165.8 121.4 233.6 216.3 84.2 77.2 61.6 74.5 136.0 109.1 94.2 106.1 714.3
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 70.2

Broken Hill Ap Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

BROKEN HILL AIRPORT AWS

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

Broken Hill Ap Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
3.2 1.9 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.7 1.6 6.8
≥ 35.0°C
12.2 9.4 4.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.4 4.9 8.5 36.3
≥ 30.0°C
22.0 18.4 13.2 3.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.6 6.7 12.0 17.6 84.7
≤ 2.0°C
0.1 0.0 0.1 0.2 1.1 4.6 6.1 4.3 0.8 0.0 0.1 0.1 15.5
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.2 1.3 1.7 0.9 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.9

Broken Hill Ap 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
38.8 37.5 34.6 29.5 23.2 19.3 18.5 21.6 27.3 31.0 35.4 37.2 33.7
Low Max
27.3 26.5 23.6 19.3 15.3 12.7 12.2 14.0 16.6 19.7 22.4 25.6 15.6
High Min
24.1 23.6 20.3 16.1 12.0 9.5 8.4 9.1 12.6 16.2 20.0 22.2 19.2
Low Min
13.7 13.3 10.5 6.9 3.8 1.9 1.6 2.0 4.6 7.2 9.7 12.5 4.4

Broken Hill Ap Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
29 29 28 29 28 28 29 29 30 28 28 28 28.5
Earliest Entry
1960 1960 1960 1960 1960 1960 1959 1960 1957 1960 1960 1960 1957
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
29 29 29 28 28 28 29 29 30 28 28 28 28.5
Earliest Entry
1960 1960 1960 1960 1960 1960 1959 1960 1957 1960 1960 1960 1957
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
55 55 53 53 53 54 54 54 55 54 55 54 53.9
Earliest Entry
1949 1948 1952 1952 1952 1952 1950 1950 1947 1949 1950 1950 1947
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

BROKEN HILL AIRPORT AWS
Lower Western, New South Wales ACT
32.0012°S 141.4694°E 281m AMSL
Commenced 1947
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