Cape Bruny Climate

Cape Bruny Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
18.4 18.6 17.7 15.6 13.5 11.7 11.3 12.0 13.3 14.5 15.7 17.1 14.9
Mean Min (°C)
11.5 11.8 11.2 9.7 8.3 6.8 6.2 6.3 7.1 8.0 9.1 10.4 8.8
Mean Rain (mm)
59.7 54.4 67.2 80.0 81.4 89.0 93.5 92.7 78.0 83.0 73.0 74.3 922.4
Median Rain (mm)
54.9 47.1 61.1 72.5 74.4 78.0 90.4 77.3 72.8 82.1 72.1 66.9 923.4
Mean Rain Days
14.0 12.3 15.6 17.3 19.8 20.3 21.6 21.0 18.9 19.7 17.4 16.2 214.2

Cape Bruny Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
38.0 39.0 39.0 28.5 24.0 20.0 19.1 22.4 26.4 31.4 35.0 38.0 39.0
Low Max (°C)
10.6 8.6 9.4 8.0 5.0 4.6 3.9 5.0 5.0 6.7 7.2 9.3 3.9
High Min (°C)
20.4 22.6 19.5 18.3 16.7 14.7 12.8 15.0 16.5 17.5 17.7 20.6 22.6
Low Min (°C)
1.7 -15.0 1.7 0.3 -2.2 -7.9 -8.0 -4.8 -2.0 -1.7 -1.1 0.6 -15.0
High Rain (mm)
64.8 113.4 88.9 91.9 50.5 61.0 61.2 76.6 67.3 57.4 68.6 136.4 136.4

Cape Bruny Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
21.2 22.1 20.2 18.3 16.2 13.3 12.9 14.0 16.0 16.8 18.8 19.7 16.3
Low Mn. Max (°C)
15.7 15.2 15.1 13.0 11.2 9.6 9.9 9.9 10.7 11.8 12.7 15.0 13.4
High Mn. Min (°C)
13.6 14.7 13.4 11.5 10.5 8.5 7.8 8.0 9.0 9.7 12.2 12.5 9.9
Low Mn. Min (°C)
9.0 8.9 8.7 7.8 6.4 4.6 4.8 4.6 5.3 5.1 7.0 8.9 7.7
High Rain (mm)
149.0 239.0 192.4 234.9 197.5 225.0 245.4 228.4 191.7 195.2 173.7 227.8 1295.7
Low Rain (mm)
9.0 11.0 17.1 7.8 13.7 28.2 32.9 32.1 19.9 20.4 9.6 3.5 647.7

Cape Bruny Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

CAPE BRUNY LIGHTHOUSE

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

Cape Bruny Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
≥ 35.0°C
0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3
≥ 30.0°C
0.6 0.5 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.3 1.7
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.5 0.4 0.7 0.5 0.3 0.1 0.0 2.7
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.6

Cape Bruny 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
22.8 22.8 21.7 19.0 16.3 14.2 13.4 14.4 16.3 18.0 19.3 21.0 19.2
Low Max
15.0 15.0 14.4 12.8 11.1 9.6 9.4 9.4 10.5 11.4 12.5 13.8 11.1
High Min
14.0 14.5 13.8 12.2 10.8 9.4 8.4 8.5 9.4 10.5 11.6 12.8 12.2
Low Min
9.4 10.0 8.9 7.5 6.1 4.5 4.2 4.4 4.8 5.6 7.0 8.3 5.6

Cape Bruny Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
98 96 98 96 97 97 96 98 98 98 97 96 98.0
Earliest Entry
1923 1923 1923 1923 1923 1923 1923 1923 1923 1923 1924 1923 1923
Latest Entry
2021 2021 2021 2021 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2021
Years of Maxima
99 99 99 98 97 98 98 98 98 96 98 98 98.0
Earliest Entry
1923 1923 1923 1923 1923 1923 1923 1923 1923 1923 1923 1923 1923
Latest Entry
2021 2021 2021 2021 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2021
Years of Rainfall
128 126 126 125 124 126 124 124 124 124 124 124 123.0
Earliest Entry
1880 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1881 1880
Latest Entry
2021 2021 2021 2021 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2021

Station Details

CAPE BRUNY LIGHTHOUSE
Lower Derwent, Tasmania
43.4892°S 147.1453°E 55m AMSL
Commenced 1871
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