Cobar Climate

Cobar Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
34.2 33.4 30.1 25.3 20.1 16.5 15.8 18.0 22.0 26.2 29.7 32.6 25.3
Mean Min (°C)
20.6 20.2 17.2 12.9 9.0 6.2 5.1 6.2 9.1 12.7 16.0 18.8 12.8
Mean Rain (mm)
45.6 42.3 35.7 25.7 33.8 30.4 28.8 26.9 25.8 33.7 35.3 35.8 399.8
Median Rain (mm)
19.2 23.4 27.8 9.0 26.4 23.3 20.7 18.2 17.9 31.8 20.4 17.6 390.0
Mean Rain Days
5.8 4.7 5.0 4.3 6.4 7.7 7.1 6.2 5.8 6.5 6.0 5.3 69.5

Cobar Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
47.0 46.6 41.5 36.0 29.6 26.3 25.7 30.5 38.0 39.9 45.4 44.1 47.0
Low Max (°C)
15.9 16.8 16.6 13.4 10.1 6.6 6.2 8.6 9.8 12.9 13.8 18.4 6.2
High Min (°C)
32.1 31.9 28.9 22.6 18.9 16.4 16.8 17.9 22.3 26.1 28.8 29.7 32.1
Low Min (°C)
10.3 8.4 6.2 3.2 0.4 -2.0 -2.3 -2.5 -0.3 2.9 4.4 8.1 -2.5
High Rain (mm)
102.2 89.7 108.8 71.4 59.4 38.8 44.6 56.9 44.4 44.6 56.6 74.8 108.8

Cobar Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
38.5 36.9 33.9 30.2 23.1 18.9 18.7 22.3 26.4 32.3 34.6 35.9 26.8
Low Mn. Max (°C)
28.5 29.0 26.3 21.2 16.0 14.0 13.6 15.2 17.6 21.9 25.8 28.1 23.7
High Mn. Min (°C)
24.4 22.8 19.4 16.6 11.7 9.4 7.3 8.8 11.9 17.0 20.4 20.8 13.9
Low Mn. Min (°C)
17.3 17.5 13.8 9.9 6.0 3.8 3.2 3.8 6.5 10.2 12.9 16.3 11.1
High Rain (mm)
233.8 188.9 217.6 201.4 144.0 112.2 102.4 76.3 104.6 104.6 157.1 151.6 710.2
Low Rain (mm)
0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 1.4 101.6

Cobar Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

COBAR MO

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

Cobar Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
3.3 1.8 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6 1.4 7.1
≥ 35.0°C
14.5 10.7 4.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.4 4.9 10.4 45.3
≥ 30.0°C
25.2 22.4 17.1 3.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.7 7.5 14.1 22.2 112.0
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 2.8 5.0 2.6 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 11.0
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.9 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.7

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
39.2 37.9 34.5 29.6 24.2 19.6 19.0 21.8 27.4 31.7 35.3 37.8 34.3
Low Max
28.7 28.6 25.2 20.5 15.9 13.2 12.7 14.0 16.9 20.4 23.9 27.2 16.1
High Min
24.7 23.7 21.1 16.9 13.2 9.6 8.5 9.8 13.2 17.2 20.5 23.2 20.4
Low Min
16.3 16.3 12.8 8.7 5.1 2.7 1.7 2.8 5.2 8.2 11.4 14.4 5.2

Cobar Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
55 55 55 55 55 55 55 55 55 55 55 55 55.0
Earliest Entry
1963 1963 1963 1963 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
55 55 55 55 55 55 55 55 55 55 55 55 55.0
Earliest Entry
1963 1963 1963 1963 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
55 55 55 55 55 55 55 55 55 55 55 55 55.0
Earliest Entry
1963 1963 1963 1963 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

COBAR MO
Upper Western, New South Wales ACT
31.4840°S 145.8294°E 260m AMSL
Commenced 1962
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