Dover Climate

Dover Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
21.1 20.8 19.4 16.9 14.6 12.6 12.3 13.1 14.8 16.4 17.9 19.4 16.6
Mean Min (°C)
10.4 10.2 9.0 7.1 5.8 3.9 3.4 3.9 5.0 6.4 8.0 9.1 6.8
Mean Rain (mm)
53.1 50.3 60.0 63.6 70.9 76.6 90.3 97.3 79.8 81.6 72.0 72.0 863.6
Median Rain (mm)
42.0 42.7 48.0 55.2 61.0 58.4 73.8 83.6 73.1 75.4 68.8 64.3 837.2
Mean Rain Days
11.9 10.8 13.0 14.7 16.9 17.2 20.0 19.1 17.5 17.3 15.4 14.5 188.6

Dover Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
39.6 37.4 40.1 30.9 25.2 18.9 18.5 22.6 27.7 31.9 34.2 38.0 40.1
Low Max (°C)
11.9 12.5 10.2 9.5 8.1 5.5 5.3 5.0 7.0 8.8 9.6 11.0 5.0
High Min (°C)
19.8 20.2 19.0 15.2 15.5 14.3 12.4 14.6 15.2 17.8 17.2 19.7 20.2
Low Min (°C)
3.1 2.6 1.9 -2.0 -1.5 -2.0 -3.4 -1.8 -2.1 -0.5 0.8 1.6 -3.4
High Rain (mm)
83.8 98.0 101.0 121.4 42.2 78.7 60.0 58.4 81.8 81.8 42.6 63.6 121.4

Dover Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
24.0 22.8 21.7 19.4 16.4 13.6 13.5 14.5 17.0 18.8 21.2 21.6 17.4
Low Mn. Max (°C)
17.9 18.3 17.7 14.1 13.6 11.4 11.0 11.6 12.3 14.8 15.8 16.8 15.6
High Mn. Min (°C)
11.9 12.3 10.7 8.2 8.6 6.2 5.1 6.7 6.6 7.9 9.9 11.1 7.5
Low Mn. Min (°C)
8.1 8.5 7.2 5.6 4.5 1.9 1.7 1.9 3.1 4.9 6.3 7.4 6.1
High Rain (mm)
185.4 163.6 295.4 262.0 243.6 192.0 204.0 225.7 167.8 250.3 157.2 210.3 1415.9
Low Rain (mm)
7.6 9.0 15.0 16.1 11.2 8.2 25.2 27.2 29.6 15.3 7.4 8.7 470.8

Dover Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

DOVER

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

Dover 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
0.3 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.7
≥ 30.0°C
1.3 0.6 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.5 0.6 3.7
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.1 0.9 3.3 8.9 9.5 8.8 5.0 2.2 0.5 0.1 39.0
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.4 2.5 2.8 2.0 0.9 0.2 0.0 0.0 8.7

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
24.6 24.5 22.9 19.9 17.5 15.0 14.5 15.9 17.6 19.5 21.2 22.7 21.0
Low Max
16.8 16.4 15.6 13.5 12.0 10.3 10.1 10.2 11.4 12.7 13.7 15.3 12.0
High Min
13.4 13.6 12.0 10.2 9.2 7.1 6.2 7.0 8.3 9.6 10.8 11.9 10.9
Low Min
6.6 6.7 5.6 3.9 2.5 0.6 0.8 1.1 1.8 3.1 4.6 5.6 2.6

Dover Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
32 32 32 32 31 31 30 32 31 32 32 32 31.0
Earliest Entry
1990 1990 1990 1990 1990 1990 1990 1990 1990 1989 1989 1989 1989
Latest Entry
2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2020 2020 2020 2021
Years of Maxima
32 32 31 32 31 31 31 32 31 32 32 32 31.0
Earliest Entry
1990 1990 1990 1990 1990 1990 1990 1990 1990 1989 1989 1989 1989
Latest Entry
2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2020 2020 2020 2021
Years of Rainfall
70 72 73 72 74 73 71 71 72 72 72 69 70.0
Earliest Entry
1925 1925 1925 1925 1924 1924 1924 1924 1924 1924 1924 1924 1924
Latest Entry
2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2020 2020 2020 2021

Station Details

DOVER
Lower Derwent, Tasmania
43.3330°S 146.9980°E 20m AMSL
Commenced 1901
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