Orbost Climate

Orbost Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
26.4 25.4 24.0 20.9 17.8 15.3 15.0 16.0 18.2 20.0 22.1 24.0 20.5
Mean Min (°C)
14.7 14.6 13.1 10.7 8.4 6.5 5.6 6.1 7.7 9.1 11.4 12.8 10.1
Mean Rain (mm)
43.4 57.1 56.1 83.3 83.8 109.4 64.3 62.6 61.2 62.9 82.9 69.6 836.0
Median Rain (mm)
35.8 40.2 30.2 54.8 38.2 46.4 47.8 48.4 39.4 41.6 76.6 52.8 658.6
Mean Rain Days
9.0 9.5 11.3 13.9 15.4 16.7 16.1 14.4 14.8 12.9 10.7 11.2 143.0

Orbost Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
43.3 45.7 39.0 35.1 26.0 23.9 22.7 26.2 29.5 34.6 39.8 41.3 45.7
Low Max (°C)
15.7 16.0 14.2 11.2 11.2 8.7 9.4 9.1 10.2 11.6 13.0 13.5 8.7
High Min (°C)
28.0 24.9 22.1 22.6 16.3 13.1 12.5 16.1 17.0 21.8 22.5 22.4 28.0
Low Min (°C)
6.0 6.2 5.0 2.9 2.2 0.3 -0.5 0.0 0.4 2.3 3.0 5.6 -0.5
High Rain (mm)
48.0 87.6 34.6 60.8 536.6 91.8 74.8 88.0 59.6 47.4 88.1 44.0 536.6

Orbost Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
28.1 27.5 25.8 23.2 20.0 16.8 16.1 18.1 19.9 22.8 25.8 26.4 21.1
Low Mn. Max (°C)
23.8 23.4 22.3 18.8 16.0 13.2 13.8 13.9 16.6 17.1 19.5 20.6 19.8
High Mn. Min (°C)
16.4 16.2 15.5 12.1 9.9 7.8 6.8 7.3 9.2 10.8 13.3 14.3 10.5
Low Mn. Min (°C)
13.3 12.9 11.3 8.6 7.7 5.0 4.3 4.9 6.6 7.2 9.5 11.6 9.4
High Rain (mm)
87.0 140.2 157.6 186.4 580.8 343.2 144.8 116.6 149.0 108.8 170.8 127.4 1081.0
Low Rain (mm)
3.8 10.4 9.2 21.4 11.4 15.2 14.2 7.8 22.2 10.2 34.8 13.0 550.8

Orbost Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

ORBOST

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

Orbost Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.9 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 1.3
≥ 35.0°C
3.6 1.6 1.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6 1.5 8.1
≥ 30.0°C
8.2 6.2 4.3 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.1 3.2 4.8 26.7
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.4 2.5 1.4 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 5.1
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
34.6 31.0 29.1 25.7 21.3 18.4 17.8 19.9 23.4 25.3 29.3 30.1 26.7
Low Max
20.4 20.0 19.1 17.0 14.7 12.7 12.4 13.0 14.1 15.0 16.8 19.0 14.5
High Min
18.4 17.8 15.9 13.7 11.0 9.0 8.3 8.5 10.4 12.0 15.1 15.7 14.9
Low Min
10.5 10.9 9.6 7.6 5.8 3.7 2.8 3.3 4.3 5.9 8.0 9.2 5.3

Orbost Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
17 17 17 17 17 16 16 16 16 15 16 16 16.2
Earliest Entry
2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2000 2000 2000
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
17 17 17 17 17 16 16 16 16 15 16 16 16.2
Earliest Entry
2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2000 2000 2000
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
17 17 17 17 17 16 16 16 16 15 16 16 16.2
Earliest Entry
2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2000 2000 2000
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

ORBOST
East Gippsland, Victoria
37.6922°S 148.4667°E 63m AMSL
Commenced 2000
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

IOD reaches new (dry) heights

13:48 EDT

The strongest positive Indian Ocean Dipole of the last two decades is limiting rainfall in Australia this spring.

Feral cat in Simpson Desert eats entire kangaroo carcass, surprising researchers

06:48 EDT

A PhD student studying the environmental impact of animal carcasses has filmed a feral cat eating an entire kangaroo in the Simpson Desert.

Queensland's weather outlook for summer forecasts fewer cyclones, more severe bushfires

00:06 EDT

Fewer cyclones are forecast but the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has warned a "dangerous cocktail" is brewing for the remainder of Queensland's fire season.