Peak Hill Climate

Peak Hill Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
33.5 32.6 29.5 25.1 20.1 16.3 15.4 17.1 20.7 25.0 28.5 31.7 24.5
Mean Min (°C)
19.6 19.3 16.5 12.4 8.7 6.1 4.9 5.7 8.1 11.6 14.7 17.4 12.0
Mean Rain (mm)
58.6 50.5 50.5 42.1 44.0 43.2 44.5 42.1 38.8 47.9 47.3 51.1 560.1
Median Rain (mm)
43.0 32.8 35.1 26.4 40.4 34.2 39.2 36.8 32.4 38.4 30.5 37.2 531.5
Mean Rain Days
5.1 4.9 4.7 4.4 5.8 7.6 7.7 7.0 6.2 6.3 5.4 5.2 70.3

Peak Hill Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
45.0 46.0 40.0 36.0 28.2 24.7 23.4 28.4 35.9 39.0 43.8 45.5 46.0
Low Max (°C)
18.7 18.4 15.1 12.0 8.2 7.0 4.3 7.3 9.4 10.7 11.0 15.1 4.3
High Min (°C)
31.0 31.2 26.6 22.0 18.8 15.9 16.2 19.0 22.4 23.6 28.2 27.8 31.2
Low Min (°C)
7.4 7.8 4.3 1.5 -0.7 -2.5 -3.0 -3.6 -1.0 1.7 3.8 6.2 -3.6
High Rain (mm)
120.7 133.9 116.8 105.4 89.2 123.2 55.6 60.5 48.8 71.4 60.2 88.0 133.9

Peak Hill Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
38.7 36.1 32.8 29.8 22.5 19.0 17.7 22.2 24.3 30.6 33.9 35.9 26.6
Low Mn. Max (°C)
28.5 28.4 25.8 22.2 15.4 14.0 13.0 14.5 16.0 19.9 24.5 27.3 22.3
High Mn. Min (°C)
24.3 22.0 19.3 16.1 11.8 9.4 7.4 8.0 11.1 15.4 19.9 19.8 13.4
Low Mn. Min (°C)
16.6 16.3 13.2 9.7 5.7 2.7 2.0 3.7 5.6 8.6 11.5 14.7 10.5
High Rain (mm)
237.6 328.7 279.4 323.8 175.0 186.5 142.2 107.1 187.9 202.1 221.1 209.8 1217.1
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 232.6

Peak Hill Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

PEAK HILL POST OFFICE

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

Peak Hill Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
2.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.8 4.2
≥ 35.0°C
12.4 8.2 2.5 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 3.1 7.8 34.2
≥ 30.0°C
23.6 21.3 15.3 2.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6 4.8 11.6 20.0 98.8
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.0 4.4 7.1 5.3 1.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 19.4
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.1 2.3 1.2 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 4.7

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
38.0 37.0 33.5 29.0 24.0 19.7 18.4 20.7 25.4 29.8 33.8 36.4 33.0
Low Max
28.3 28.2 25.0 20.5 16.0 12.7 12.0 13.1 15.7 19.5 22.7 26.5 15.7
High Min
23.2 23.0 20.2 16.7 13.4 10.4 8.8 10.0 12.6 16.4 19.4 21.9 19.4
Low Min
15.0 15.3 11.7 7.8 4.3 2.0 1.0 1.9 3.8 6.5 9.3 12.4 4.4

Peak Hill Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
55 54 55 54 55 55 55 56 54 55 54 54 54.0
Earliest Entry
1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965
Latest Entry
2021 2021 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2021
Years of Maxima
56 55 55 54 55 55 55 56 55 56 55 53 55.0
Earliest Entry
1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965
Latest Entry
2021 2021 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2021
Years of Rainfall
131 130 130 130 130 130 130 130 131 131 131 130 130.0
Earliest Entry
1891 1891 1891 1891 1891 1891 1891 1891 1890 1890 1890 1890 1890
Latest Entry
2021 2021 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2021

Station Details

PEAK HILL POST OFFICE
CW Slopes & Plains, New South Wales/ACT
32.7235°S 148.1902°E 285m AMSL
Commenced 1890
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