Dorrigo Climate

Dorrigo Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
24.2 23.8 22.4 19.8 17.1 14.9 14.5 16.1 19.2 21.3 22.3 23.8 20.0
Mean Min (°C)
15.0 15.1 13.6 10.7 7.4 5.4 4.5 4.8 7.6 9.8 12.2 13.9 10.0
Mean Rain (mm)
298.5 286.9 313.5 138.8 112.8 133.9 57.6 109.6 80.1 121.2 187.7 172.9 2022.2
Median Rain (mm)
212.5 188.2 268.8 75.4 62.7 83.3 44.4 28.3 66.9 96.9 181.3 161.4 1687.4
Mean Rain Days
15.4 16.1 17.8 14.0 11.2 10.4 9.5 7.7 9.3 11.9 15.8 16.6 151.6

Dorrigo Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
36.3 38.0 34.1 28.0 25.0 25.0 22.8 29.5 32.0 34.6 36.3 34.5 38.0
Low Max (°C)
16.5 15.0 14.9 13.3 9.2 8.4 8.8 8.0 9.1 10.8 12.0 13.3 8.0
High Min (°C)
23.8 22.0 19.0 17.5 15.1 12.7 13.5 17.5 19.0 18.0 20.4 20.7 23.8
Low Min (°C)
7.5 8.5 6.0 1.0 -3.0 -3.5 -3.0 -3.2 -0.4 -0.7 3.9 3.6 -3.5
High Rain (mm)
206.6 332.0 329.0 213.6 213.0 175.0 149.3 206.2 142.6 212.0 87.0 106.0 332.0

Dorrigo Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
26.8 27.0 24.9 21.3 20.6 16.2 16.3 19.2 22.0 23.5 25.3 27.4 21.0
Low Mn. Max (°C)
21.4 21.6 20.9 17.7 15.7 13.4 13.1 14.5 17.3 17.8 18.4 19.8 18.3
High Mn. Min (°C)
17.0 16.8 15.2 12.2 8.6 6.5 5.9 6.9 9.2 11.0 14.4 15.2 10.4
Low Mn. Min (°C)
13.1 13.1 11.1 8.9 5.2 3.6 2.4 2.3 6.3 8.5 9.4 11.7 9.3
High Rain (mm)
881.6 738.3 1052.7 402.2 524.5 565.2 353.7 528.5 360.6 485.9 293.3 387.2 2965.0
Low Rain (mm)
71.5 106.2 55.4 33.0 7.0 8.8 0.0 1.7 5.0 22.8 21.3 72.6 1105.9

Dorrigo Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

DORRIGO (OLD CORAMBA RD)

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

Dorrigo Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
≥ 35.0°C
0.3 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.5
≥ 30.0°C
3.0 1.3 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 1.0 1.9 2.7 10.4
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.5 5.0 7.5 5.8 1.5 0.2 0.0 0.0 20.4
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 1.6 2.9 2.0 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 6.6

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
28.7 27.8 26.0 22.5 19.6 18.0 17.4 19.5 23.8 25.6 26.9 28.5 25.2
Low Max
19.6 19.7 18.9 16.5 14.5 12.1 11.6 12.7 15.2 16.4 16.5 19.5 14.4
High Min
17.6 17.3 15.9 13.1 10.5 8.7 7.8 8.0 11.0 12.9 15.0 16.5 15.0
Low Min
12.0 12.8 11.0 7.8 4.0 1.8 1.0 1.3 4.0 6.6 8.7 10.9 4.2

Dorrigo Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
21 21 21 21 21 20 20 20 20 20 20 20 20.3
Earliest Entry
1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
21 21 21 21 21 20 20 20 20 20 20 20 20.3
Earliest Entry
1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
20 21 21 21 21 20 20 20 20 20 20 20 20.3
Earliest Entry
1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

DORRIGO (OLD CORAMBA RD)
Mid North Coast, New South Wales ACT
30.3444°S 152.7187°E 746m AMSL
Commenced 1996
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