Braidwood Climate

Braidwood Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
26.9 25.5 22.9 19.4 15.9 12.6 12.0 13.4 16.4 19.2 22.2 24.7 19.2
Mean Min (°C)
12.2 12.3 10.0 5.8 2.7 1.2 0.2 0.6 3.3 5.6 8.3 10.5 6.0
Mean Rain (mm)
63.9 70.8 58.4 44.8 42.9 65.0 37.2 55.7 54.4 56.8 76.6 67.9 694.7
Median Rain (mm)
39.3 36.4 42.4 25.6 22.5 29.8 20.2 33.4 48.6 53.2 72.6 50.8 585.3
Mean Rain Days
12.0 10.9 12.2 11.5 11.5 13.7 13.2 11.1 11.1 10.9 12.5 10.9 130.0

Braidwood Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
40.8 39.9 36.6 30.3 23.6 20.3 18.5 22.3 26.2 30.4 38.4 38.5 40.8
Low Max (°C)
14.0 13.0 12.6 8.8 5.3 5.6 5.6 5.5 8.0 7.7 9.0 11.2 5.3
High Min (°C)
23.1 21.1 19.2 14.5 14.2 12.4 10.6 11.4 14.1 16.3 20.0 20.3 23.1
Low Min (°C)
1.2 1.7 -0.4 -5.6 -7.6 -9.3 -9.2 -9.8 -6.7 -6.5 -2.9 -0.4 -9.8
High Rain (mm)
65.8 70.0 70.0 128.4 64.0 87.6 59.6 68.0 61.6 72.0 63.4 50.6 128.4

Braidwood Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
29.7 28.2 25.3 22.3 17.6 14.2 13.8 15.9 18.7 22.7 26.5 27.9 20.2
Low Mn. Max (°C)
22.4 21.9 19.9 17.6 14.1 10.9 10.3 11.3 14.8 16.9 18.4 20.1 17.9
High Mn. Min (°C)
14.0 15.4 13.2 8.4 7.5 5.8 2.9 3.7 5.7 8.4 10.4 13.0 7.3
Low Mn. Min (°C)
8.9 10.8 7.4 3.0 -0.2 -1.5 -3.2 -2.5 -0.7 3.1 5.0 8.8 4.6
High Rain (mm)
161.0 198.6 227.8 254.8 142.4 219.2 94.4 212.4 125.4 153.6 200.2 146.4 916.2
Low Rain (mm)
4.8 2.2 0.8 0.6 1.8 1.2 4.6 0.8 13.6 3.0 9.8 3.6 362.8

Braidwood Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

BRAIDWOOD RACECOURSE AWS

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

Braidwood Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
≥ 35.0°C
2.4 1.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.5 4.1
≥ 30.0°C
9.4 5.8 2.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 2.3 4.9 23.2
≤ 2.0°C
0.1 0.0 0.4 5.1 14.1 15.9 19.6 17.9 11.5 6.6 2.1 0.5 88.0
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.1 2.2 9.4 11.4 14.6 13.3 6.8 3.1 0.7 0.1 57.9

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
33.5 31.6 28.2 23.8 19.1 15.2 14.2 16.6 20.5 23.9 27.9 30.6 26.6
Low Max
20.5 19.6 18.1 15.4 12.9 10.1 9.7 10.3 12.4 14.5 16.0 18.5 12.2
High Min
15.8 15.9 13.6 9.9 8.0 6.1 4.9 5.4 7.9 9.9 12.4 14.0 12.6
Low Min
7.6 8.3 5.6 1.0 -2.4 -4.1 -4.5 -4.5 -1.4 0.8 3.4 6.4 -0.9

Braidwood Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
25 25 26 27 26 25 26 26 27 27 26 27 26.1
Earliest Entry
1991 1991 1991 1991 1991 1991 1990 1985 1985 1985 1985 1985 1985
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
25 25 26 26 27 25 26 26 27 27 26 27 26.0
Earliest Entry
1991 1991 1991 1991 1991 1991 1990 1985 1985 1985 1985 1985 1985
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
24 23 25 23 24 23 24 25 26 26 24 25 24.4
Earliest Entry
1986 1986 1986 1988 1986 1986 1986 1985 1985 1985 1985 1985 1985
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

BRAIDWOOD RACECOURSE AWS
Southern Tablelands, New South Wales ACT
35.4253°S 149.7835°E 665m AMSL
Commenced 1985
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Weather News

Warm September night for Tasmania ahead of front

13:25 EST

Tasmania just had a very warm September night, the second night in a row that minimum temperatures across the state were reporting well above average.  Warm air from mainland Australia has filtered down to the southeastern parts of the country, forced further south by strong winds from the interior associated with an approaching cold front.

Low making a warm, windy, stormy mark on southeastern Australia

12:37 EST

A low pressure system and associated front are crossing New South Wales, Victoria and Tasmania today bringing strong winds, rain, thunderstorms and high temperatures.

Barnaby Joyce says he sent 'an awful lot' of special drought envoy reports to PM

18:49 EST

The Federal Government's former special drought envoy, Barnaby Joyce, says he sent "an awful lot" of reports to the Prime Minister about issues relating to drought-affected communities, during his appointment.