Scoresby Climate

Scoresby Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
26.5 26.8 24.3 20.3 16.5 13.8 13.2 14.4 16.6 19.4 21.9 24.3 19.8
Mean Min (°C)
13.7 14.1 12.6 10.2 8.4 6.4 6.0 6.5 7.7 8.9 10.6 12.1 9.8
Mean Rain (mm)
52.9 53.2 52.8 68.7 86.4 68.5 72.2 79.9 83.5 82.5 80.9 75.4 858.5
Median Rain (mm)
48.9 37.5 44.7 58.2 83.1 63.2 70.9 83.1 82.4 79.9 72.2 71.8 834.7
Mean Rain Days
8.8 7.9 10.3 13.1 17.5 18.6 19.7 18.9 16.5 15.4 13.6 11.4 171.9

Scoresby Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
43.8 46.1 39.8 33.4 26.6 22.2 22.2 24.3 30.8 35.0 39.4 41.8 46.1
Low Max (°C)
14.6 14.0 13.0 10.3 7.2 5.7 4.2 6.1 7.6 9.6 11.6 13.9 4.2
High Min (°C)
29.2 27.2 26.1 23.1 17.6 15.7 14.0 15.9 20.3 24.2 25.6 27.6 29.2
Low Min (°C)
3.6 4.8 2.2 0.3 -0.3 -2.7 -3.6 -2.3 -0.9 0.1 1.5 2.8 -3.6
High Rain (mm)
69.6 145.4 89.4 78.2 57.6 74.2 58.9 41.0 67.1 63.6 55.9 108.2 145.4

Scoresby Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
31.2 31.2 27.8 23.6 18.8 15.4 15.0 16.8 19.1 24.7 26.5 29.3 21.1
Low Mn. Max (°C)
21.7 23.3 20.5 17.3 13.9 12.4 11.7 12.8 13.3 16.3 19.3 20.5 18.6
High Mn. Min (°C)
16.2 16.5 15.6 12.4 11.3 8.8 7.5 8.1 9.7 10.3 13.3 14.3 11.0
Low Mn. Min (°C)
9.9 11.9 10.2 7.0 6.1 4.1 3.7 5.1 5.8 7.0 8.8 9.4 8.3
High Rain (mm)
192.5 212.4 184.8 201.2 168.3 171.6 180.5 168.0 186.6 171.2 178.3 186.6 1237.1
Low Rain (mm)
2.2 0.3 4.0 18.4 12.4 13.7 25.5 28.2 28.6 13.4 19.1 3.7 512.8

Scoresby Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

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

Scoresby Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.6 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.0
≥ 35.0°C
3.2 2.4 0.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 1.4 8.4
≥ 30.0°C
8.6 8.5 5.1 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.7 2.5 5.3 31.1
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.7 3.0 3.4 2.1 0.9 0.4 0.0 0.0 10.7
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.8 0.7 0.5 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.1

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
33.6 33.5 30.5 24.9 19.9 15.9 15.2 17.1 20.2 24.1 27.6 30.6 26.9
Low Max
20.0 20.4 18.8 15.8 13.4 11.5 10.8 11.7 13.0 14.6 16.2 18.1 13.2
High Min
17.2 18.1 16.6 14.2 11.9 9.8 8.8 9.4 10.9 12.8 14.4 15.4 14.4
Low Min
9.6 10.2 8.7 6.1 4.7 2.8 2.5 3.4 4.3 5.0 6.6 8.5 5.1

Scoresby Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
51 52 52 52 52 53 52 52 52 54 51 52 51.0
Earliest Entry
1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965
Latest Entry
2021 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2021
Years of Maxima
52 53 53 53 53 53 54 53 54 54 53 52 51.0
Earliest Entry
1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965
Latest Entry
2021 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2021
Years of Rainfall
69 70 70 70 71 71 71 71 71 71 71 70 69.0
Earliest Entry
1948 1948 1948 1948 1948 1948 1948 1948 1948 1948 1948 1948 1948
Latest Entry
2021 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2021

Station Details

SCORESBY RESEARCH INSTITUTE
Melbourne, Victoria
37.8710°S 145.2561°E 80m AMSL
Commenced 1948
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