Balranald Climate

Balranald Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
33.3 32.3 28.8 24.1 19.5 16.3 15.7 17.6 20.7 24.5 28.0 30.9 24.4
Mean Min (°C)
17.1 16.9 13.8 9.9 6.9 4.6 3.9 4.7 7.0 9.9 12.9 14.9 10.2
Mean Rain (mm)
22.4 24.7 22.0 23.9 31.1 29.2 26.1 29.4 28.9 30.7 28.6 25.4 324.5
Median Rain (mm)
10.3 11.5 12.6 15.0 24.5 22.9 21.3 24.1 22.8 20.4 19.0 13.4 280.9
Mean Rain Days
3.0 2.9 3.4 4.0 6.2 7.6 8.0 7.9 6.6 5.8 4.5 3.7 63.8

Balranald Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
47.4 46.0 42.2 39.0 30.9 25.4 27.0 30.1 37.6 38.6 44.6 46.2 47.4
Low Max (°C)
19.6 12.5 14.0 13.3 10.6 7.1 7.5 9.1 11.5 11.5 13.9 16.7 7.1
High Min (°C)
30.2 29.2 29.5 24.0 18.8 16.5 13.0 14.4 20.6 22.9 27.6 29.4 30.2
Low Min (°C)
7.5 7.0 0.6 0.8 -3.0 -3.5 -4.8 -2.7 -2.2 -3.9 3.5 5.5 -4.8
High Rain (mm)
90.2 81.3 62.7 93.3 57.9 70.6 41.0 53.3 55.6 61.0 84.7 64.6 93.3

Balranald Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
38.0 35.9 32.1 28.6 22.6 18.6 18.4 20.7 24.9 30.5 32.5 34.1 25.9
Low Mn. Max (°C)
30.3 28.4 25.3 21.0 16.8 14.5 13.5 15.0 16.9 20.6 24.4 26.8 22.7
High Mn. Min (°C)
20.3 20.6 16.7 12.6 9.3 6.5 5.9 6.6 9.7 12.3 17.2 18.2 11.1
Low Mn. Min (°C)
13.6 14.0 11.6 6.7 3.7 2.4 1.5 2.7 4.5 6.9 10.1 12.0 8.8
High Rain (mm)
137.6 141.5 133.3 125.7 117.4 137.5 82.3 85.2 106.6 130.0 125.0 145.3 692.3
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 0.0 0.4 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 121.7

Balranald Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

BALRANALD (RSL)

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

Balranald Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
3.8 1.8 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6 1.7 8.4
≥ 35.0°C
10.9 8.3 3.7 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.9 3.5 7.1 34.9
≥ 30.0°C
21.3 17.7 11.8 3.4 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.1 5.1 9.8 15.6 85.3
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 2.5 6.8 8.9 6.8 2.3 0.1 0.0 0.0 27.3
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6 2.5 3.1 1.9 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 8.2

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
39.1 38.3 35.0 29.3 23.8 19.1 18.2 21.1 25.6 30.0 33.9 36.9 33.2
Low Max
26.7 27.0 23.4 19.2 15.6 13.5 13.0 14.0 15.8 19.1 21.8 24.4 15.7
High Min
21.5 21.1 18.1 14.0 11.2 8.0 7.0 8.0 10.8 14.2 17.1 19.0 16.6
Low Min
12.0 12.0 9.4 5.5 3.0 1.0 0.5 1.4 2.9 5.1 8.0 10.3 3.3

Balranald Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
31 35 36 32 38 35 35 36 36 36 37 36 36.0
Earliest Entry
1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965
Latest Entry
2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2020 2020 2020 2021
Years of Maxima
33 35 37 32 38 35 34 37 36 36 38 36 36.0
Earliest Entry
1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965
Latest Entry
2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2020 2020 2020 2021
Years of Rainfall
143 143 143 143 142 141 141 142 140 140 141 137 140.0
Earliest Entry
1879 1879 1879 1879 1879 1879 1879 1879 1879 1879 1879 1879 1879
Latest Entry
2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2020 2020 2020 2021

Station Details

BALRANALD (RSL)
Lower Western, New South Wales/ACT
34.6398°S 143.5610°E 61m AMSL
Commenced 1879
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