Rutherglen Climate

Rutherglen Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
31.3 30.8 27.4 21.9 17.0 13.4 12.4 14.1 17.2 21.0 25.4 29.2 21.7
Mean Min (°C)
13.6 13.9 10.9 7.0 4.3 2.5 2.0 2.7 4.2 6.2 8.7 11.4 7.3
Mean Rain (mm)
37.5 38.0 38.9 40.3 51.6 57.2 61.8 60.4 54.5 57.9 44.7 44.3 586.6
Median Rain (mm)
26.6 23.2 26.4 33.4 44.7 50.4 52.6 62.1 51.1 55.9 37.3 34.7 565.6
Mean Rain Days
5.1 4.9 5.3 6.8 9.8 12.4 14.4 13.9 10.8 9.7 7.5 6.2 106.0

Rutherglen Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
46.8 45.6 40.2 35.5 27.8 22.2 22.5 24.9 32.2 38.9 41.8 45.6 46.8
Low Max (°C)
15.6 11.5 13.1 10.0 6.5 4.9 3.0 5.3 8.3 10.6 10.3 14.4 3.0
High Min (°C)
29.0 28.9 26.0 21.3 16.3 14.4 13.1 13.6 17.8 22.3 25.7 29.2 29.2
Low Min (°C)
1.9 1.2 -0.9 -3.2 -6.1 -7.5 -6.6 -6.1 -5.3 -5.1 -2.8 0.0 -7.5
High Rain (mm)
114.3 114.0 80.6 69.9 63.6 50.3 49.3 39.0 52.2 56.9 67.8 100.8 114.3

Rutherglen Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
35.8 34.8 32.6 26.3 20.3 17.3 14.4 17.7 20.3 28.2 30.8 32.3 23.4
Low Mn. Max (°C)
27.3 26.3 22.4 18.7 13.9 11.5 10.5 12.0 14.3 16.6 20.7 25.7 20.2
High Mn. Min (°C)
18.0 17.8 15.2 11.2 9.1 7.4 5.1 5.4 7.1 9.1 14.4 15.9 9.1
Low Mn. Min (°C)
9.1 8.8 6.5 3.3 0.6 -2.4 -1.9 -0.4 1.2 3.2 4.7 7.5 5.8
High Rain (mm)
181.9 252.0 227.1 162.3 172.8 174.0 176.2 141.7 141.3 179.4 138.4 187.3 1125.1
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 0.0 0.0 1.3 0.0 8.0 10.4 1.5 6.6 0.0 1.1 0.0 240.4

Rutherglen Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

RUTHERGLEN RESEARCH

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

Rutherglen Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
1.2 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.3 2.0
≥ 35.0°C
7.0 4.9 1.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.2 3.9 18.3
≥ 30.0°C
19.2 16.9 8.7 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.1 5.6 13.9 64.9
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.3 3.2 10.8 14.4 15.9 14.2 10.3 5.7 1.4 0.1 74.9
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.8 5.7 9.6 10.9 8.8 4.8 1.5 0.2 0.0 41.5

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
36.4 35.6 32.1 26.2 20.8 16.1 14.8 16.8 20.9 25.5 31.0 34.7 31.1
Low Max
25.8 25.7 22.4 17.3 13.3 10.7 10.0 11.2 13.6 16.3 19.8 23.6 12.9
High Min
18.9 19.0 16.3 12.1 9.5 7.2 6.5 7.0 8.9 11.7 14.0 16.8 14.2
Low Min
8.6 8.9 5.9 2.5 -0.4 -2.2 -2.2 -1.4 0.0 1.7 3.9 6.5 0.6

Rutherglen Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
99 99 98 98 98 97 97 98 98 96 96 95 97.4
Earliest Entry
1913 1913 1913 1913 1913 1913 1913 1913 1913 1913 1912 1912 1912
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
99 99 98 99 98 97 98 97 97 96 97 96 97.4
Earliest Entry
1913 1913 1913 1913 1913 1913 1913 1913 1913 1913 1912 1912 1912
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
105 105 105 105 105 104 103 104 104 103 104 104 104.0
Earliest Entry
1913 1913 1913 1913 1913 1913 1913 1913 1913 1913 1913 1913 1913
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

RUTHERGLEN RESEARCH
North East, Victoria
36.1047°S 146.5094°E 175m AMSL
Commenced 1913
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