Latrobe Valley Climate

Latrobe Valley Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
26.6 26.6 24.5 20.5 16.9 14.2 13.6 14.9 17.0 19.6 22.0 24.3 20.1
Mean Min (°C)
12.8 12.9 11.3 8.7 6.5 4.5 3.8 4.4 5.9 7.4 9.5 11.2 8.2
Mean Rain (mm)
48.8 46.0 48.5 57.7 54.1 63.9 65.3 65.4 74.2 72.3 74.4 66.5 735.6
Median Rain (mm)
43.6 33.2 42.5 52.8 44.3 58.6 68.0 58.7 67.2 63.3 68.0 59.6 724.0
Mean Rain Days
9.4 8.8 11.6 14.3 17.7 20.1 21.1 19.8 17.5 15.4 13.2 12.3 177.6

Latrobe Valley Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
45.1 46.3 40.4 35.0 26.7 23.5 21.8 26.8 31.0 35.1 38.6 42.2 46.3
Low Max (°C)
14.1 14.4 13.0 11.2 7.4 6.7 7.6 7.8 7.4 8.9 11.2 12.4 6.7
High Min (°C)
22.5 22.4 19.9 17.4 14.6 14.5 13.1 12.5 15.7 16.6 20.2 22.0 22.5
Low Min (°C)
1.8 1.9 1.9 -0.5 -2.6 -3.6 -3.5 -3.4 -2.1 -2.3 0.6 1.7 -3.6
High Rain (mm)
62.4 55.0 58.0 70.0 56.8 43.2 36.4 40.8 33.4 33.6 57.2 56.6 70.0

Latrobe Valley Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
30.1 30.9 27.5 23.8 18.9 15.7 14.9 16.6 18.7 23.7 27.0 28.9 21.2
Low Mn. Max (°C)
22.7 23.3 21.2 17.4 15.0 12.9 12.5 13.4 14.3 16.4 19.4 20.5 18.7
High Mn. Min (°C)
14.7 15.3 14.2 11.3 8.8 6.9 6.1 6.1 7.7 8.9 12.3 12.9 9.2
Low Mn. Min (°C)
10.5 10.4 9.7 6.1 3.4 2.1 1.5 2.2 4.5 4.9 7.9 9.6 7.4
High Rain (mm)
200.0 145.0 125.0 132.6 138.0 151.2 119.2 115.2 162.8 175.2 135.8 203.2 947.4
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 7.0 8.8 10.2 11.4 8.4 24.8 33.0 25.6 13.0 26.8 9.8 464.0

Latrobe Valley Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

LATROBE VALLEY AIRPORT

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

Latrobe Valley Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.6 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.0
≥ 35.0°C
3.1 2.6 1.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 1.4 8.5
≥ 30.0°C
7.6 7.3 4.9 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.8 2.7 4.9 28.4
≤ 2.0°C
0.1 0.0 0.1 1.0 3.4 8.5 10.2 7.7 4.1 1.8 0.4 0.1 36.5
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.7 3.6 4.5 2.8 1.1 0.2 0.0 0.0 12.9

Latrobe Valley 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
33.0 33.0 30.2 25.0 19.9 16.2 16.0 17.7 20.6 24.4 27.6 30.2 26.8
Low Max
20.6 20.8 19.0 16.4 14.0 12.0 11.4 12.2 13.4 15.2 16.9 18.7 13.6
High Min
16.4 16.5 14.9 12.3 10.3 8.4 7.5 7.6 9.2 10.7 13.0 14.5 13.2
Low Min
8.7 9.0 7.4 4.6 2.4 0.3 0.0 0.6 2.0 3.6 5.7 7.4 2.8

Latrobe Valley Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
33 34 34 34 34 33 33 33 33 32 33 33 33.0
Earliest Entry
1984 1984 1984 1984 1984 1984 1984 1984 1984 1984 1984 1984 1984
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
34 34 34 34 34 33 33 33 33 32 33 33 33.1
Earliest Entry
1984 1984 1984 1984 1984 1984 1984 1984 1984 1984 1984 1984 1984
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
34 34 34 34 34 33 32 33 33 32 33 33 33.1
Earliest Entry
1984 1984 1984 1984 1984 1984 1984 1984 1984 1984 1984 1984 1984
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

LATROBE VALLEY AIRPORT
W S Gippsland, Victoria
38.2094°S 146.4746°E 56m AMSL
Commenced 1984
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Weather News

La Nina making its presence felt

13:19 EDT

The southeast of the country is today witnessing what a La Niña summer looks like, with widespread storms, showers and strong winds forecast from South Australia across to Victoria and New South Wales.  A vigorous trough is crossing the southeast, currently situated near the Victorian-South Australian border, and brought wind gusts close to 100km/h about elevated areas this morning.

Tropical activity ramping up in the northwest

11:24 EDT

Australia's northwest could be in for severe weather next week, with the possibility of the first tropical cyclone of the season forming over Australian waters.