Norah Head Climate

Norah Head Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
26.1 26.0 25.1 22.9 20.3 18.0 17.3 18.8 21.0 22.7 23.7 24.9 22.2
Mean Min (°C)
19.7 20.0 18.9 15.9 13.1 11.1 9.7 10.5 12.8 14.8 16.8 18.4 15.1
Mean Rain (mm)
89.7 115.3 123.8 139.3 141.7 148.4 89.4 73.6 72.7 58.4 96.3 70.3 1223.3
Median Rain (mm)
72.4 64.2 75.4 95.0 126.7 97.4 69.8 51.8 45.2 42.0 85.9 53.4 1067.3
Mean Rain Days
12.3 12.0 13.3 13.8 13.6 13.5 11.4 9.0 11.5 10.5 12.5 11.3 140.7

Norah Head Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
44.0 39.7 37.2 33.6 28.1 24.8 24.7 29.4 33.5 36.5 40.3 40.7 44.0
Low Max (°C)
19.6 19.1 19.1 16.8 13.7 11.2 11.1 11.4 12.6 14.9 15.6 18.0 11.1
High Min (°C)
23.4 25.1 23.1 21.5 19.5 16.9 17.3 17.0 19.0 20.9 23.8 24.1 25.1
Low Min (°C)
14.5 13.9 12.7 7.9 6.9 5.3 4.0 4.6 6.1 8.5 8.8 11.2 4.0
High Rain (mm)
89.0 75.2 130.0 97.0 113.0 235.4 112.0 115.0 61.0 89.2 120.2 79.0 235.4

Norah Head Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
28.8 28.3 26.3 24.4 22.5 19.9 18.5 20.6 23.9 25.0 25.5 28.2 23.4
Low Mn. Max (°C)
22.9 24.2 23.5 21.0 18.6 16.8 15.9 16.7 18.5 21.0 21.1 22.4 20.9
High Mn. Min (°C)
21.0 21.5 20.1 17.7 14.1 12.4 11.2 11.9 14.9 16.7 18.4 19.8 15.8
Low Mn. Min (°C)
17.8 18.4 17.6 14.3 11.6 9.6 8.3 8.2 11.9 13.6 14.8 17.0 13.9
High Rain (mm)
232.2 387.4 283.6 404.6 522.2 574.6 383.6 218.2 169.2 234.0 305.2 133.8 1555.6
Low Rain (mm)
8.2 17.4 13.2 27.0 9.4 1.4 0.8 0.8 4.0 0.6 0.2 0.2 833.6

Norah Head Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

NORAH HEAD AWS

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

Norah Head Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.4
≥ 35.0°C
0.7 0.4 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.6 0.5 2.6
≥ 30.0°C
2.0 1.7 1.0 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 2.1 1.9 1.7 11.3
≤ 2.0°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
≤ 0.0°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

Norah Head 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
27.7 28.0 27.0 25.3 22.4 20.2 19.4 21.8 24.8 26.0 26.3 27.3 26.2
Low Max
23.0 23.0 22.2 20.1 17.8 15.7 15.1 15.7 17.3 18.8 19.8 21.8 17.4
High Min
21.3 21.7 20.9 18.0 15.8 13.7 12.0 13.2 15.8 17.4 19.0 20.4 19.8
Low Min
17.7 17.9 16.6 13.3 10.7 8.4 7.5 7.8 10.1 12.0 14.3 16.1 10.0

Norah Head Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
21 23 22 23 23 22 22 22 22 22 22 22 21.9
Earliest Entry
1996 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
21 23 22 23 23 22 22 22 22 21 22 22 21.9
Earliest Entry
1996 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
21 21 22 22 22 22 22 22 21 21 22 21 21.5
Earliest Entry
1996 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

NORAH HEAD AWS
Hunter, New South Wales ACT
33.2814°S 151.5766°E 19m AMSL
Commenced 1989
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14:40 EDT

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07:37 EDT

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