Tocal Climate

Tocal Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
30.0 29.0 27.1 24.3 20.8 17.8 17.4 19.4 22.5 25.2 26.9 29.1 24.1
Mean Min (°C)
17.8 17.6 15.8 12.6 9.7 7.6 6.2 6.6 8.9 11.5 14.0 16.3 12.0
Mean Rain (mm)
107.2 118.8 121.8 85.4 68.8 77.7 39.6 37.0 47.4 66.8 82.3 81.6 930.7
Median Rain (mm)
76.2 79.9 96.6 60.6 58.7 50.1 30.1 27.1 32.3 47.6 70.9 67.7 920.1
Mean Rain Days
11.7 11.6 12.5 10.8 11.4 12.3 10.0 7.9 8.1 9.8 11.3 10.4 127.5

Tocal Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
46.0 47.0 41.2 37.3 29.5 26.1 27.3 30.4 36.2 40.1 43.9 45.0 47.0
Low Max (°C)
18.3 18.4 17.6 15.6 12.7 11.6 10.2 10.5 12.6 13.6 15.0 16.7 10.2
High Min (°C)
28.6 27.1 24.0 20.5 18.4 16.0 15.4 16.3 21.3 21.5 27.1 25.6 28.6
Low Min (°C)
8.6 9.4 7.7 1.3 0.5 0.0 -4.7 -1.5 -0.6 2.2 5.3 6.2 -4.7
High Rain (mm)
178.6 194.4 140.4 242.6 81.6 200.2 60.4 50.4 73.6 96.0 171.0 122.0 242.6

Tocal Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
35.3 33.2 30.1 27.1 23.8 20.1 19.5 22.4 26.8 28.8 31.1 33.5 26.4
Low Mn. Max (°C)
26.5 25.8 24.5 21.8 19.0 16.0 15.4 17.4 19.6 21.4 23.2 24.2 22.8
High Mn. Min (°C)
20.5 19.7 18.5 15.9 12.8 10.7 8.2 9.1 11.1 13.4 16.3 17.9 13.2
Low Mn. Min (°C)
15.5 15.4 13.9 10.4 6.9 5.6 2.8 4.7 7.2 9.6 11.3 13.3 10.9
High Rain (mm)
443.8 487.0 350.2 529.7 226.4 413.1 136.2 145.8 169.2 288.2 336.0 224.7 1349.6
Low Rain (mm)
2.8 7.8 9.6 1.6 3.4 3.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.3 10.6 2.0 483.4

Tocal Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

PATERSON (TOCAL AWS)

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

Tocal Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.9 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.6 2.4
≥ 35.0°C
5.9 2.9 0.9 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.8 2.2 4.3 17.3
≥ 30.0°C
14.1 10.2 6.4 1.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.5 5.4 7.9 12.8 59.3
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 1.4 3.5 1.8 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 6.8
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6 0.3 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.8

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
35.6 33.6 31.0 27.5 23.4 20.0 19.6 22.3 26.7 30.2 32.3 34.8 30.4
Low Max
24.4 24.1 23.2 21.0 18.0 15.4 15.0 16.3 18.0 19.8 21.0 23.2 17.6
High Min
20.6 20.4 18.7 16.1 13.6 11.0 9.8 10.4 12.4 15.1 17.4 19.6 17.8
Low Min
14.2 14.5 12.7 9.1 5.9 3.8 2.3 3.0 5.1 7.5 10.2 12.6 5.9

Tocal Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
52 51 51 50 49 50 50 51 50 51 51 52 50.0
Earliest Entry
1968 1971 1971 1971 1971 1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1967 1967 1967
Latest Entry
2021 2021 2021 2021 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2021
Years of Maxima
50 49 50 49 48 49 49 51 50 50 49 51 49.0
Earliest Entry
1968 1971 1971 1971 1971 1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1967 1967 1967
Latest Entry
2021 2021 2021 2021 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2021
Years of Rainfall
54 54 54 53 53 53 53 53 53 53 53 53 53.0
Earliest Entry
1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1967 1967 1967
Latest Entry
2021 2021 2021 2021 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2021

Station Details

PATERSON (TOCAL AWS)
Hunter, New South Wales/ACT
32.6296°S 151.5919°E 30m AMSL
Commenced 1967
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