Mount Read Climate

Mount Read Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
14.2 14.3 11.9 8.9 6.4 4.7 3.7 4.0 5.4 7.8 10.9 12.2 8.7
Mean Min (°C)
5.8 6.1 5.1 3.5 2.2 1.0 0.1 -0.0 0.4 1.4 3.2 4.2 2.8
Mean Rain (mm)
200.6 183.8 284.8 304.3 430.7 328.7 395.7 339.4 375.5 349.4 233.0 291.2 3687.3
Median Rain (mm)
206.5 174.0 234.0 247.5 401.6 275.3 347.4 338.6 347.0 369.1 202.8 245.2 3363.4
Mean Rain Days
19.5 18.3 23.3 24.5 27.1 24.6 25.7 26.3 26.3 24.7 20.2 22.0 277.0

Mount Read Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
30.4 29.5 27.9 20.6 15.3 11.4 10.0 12.5 16.2 22.6 24.5 27.6 30.4
Low Max (°C)
2.7 3.3 0.0 -0.2 -0.3 -1.1 -2.0 -3.4 -1.9 -1.2 -1.1 1.4 -3.4
High Min (°C)
19.1 17.3 18.0 12.5 10.0 7.2 6.1 7.4 9.3 11.4 15.0 16.3 19.1
Low Min (°C)
-1.2 -0.8 -4.7 -4.5 -3.9 -5.2 -5.0 -5.5 -5.1 -5.0 -4.0 -2.3 -5.5
High Rain (mm)
68.0 162.6 104.2 105.0 140.6 105.6 112.0 136.6 111.2 113.2 83.2 81.2 162.6

Mount Read Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
16.1 19.0 15.4 11.0 8.4 5.9 5.2 6.3 7.5 10.9 14.6 15.3 9.7
Low Mn. Max (°C)
10.3 11.1 8.8 6.8 5.0 3.4 2.6 2.7 2.9 4.9 7.4 8.9 7.8
High Mn. Min (°C)
7.0 8.6 8.0 5.1 4.3 2.2 1.2 2.0 1.8 2.5 5.9 6.2 3.4
Low Mn. Min (°C)
3.4 4.0 2.8 1.5 0.2 -1.0 -1.1 -1.1 -1.4 0.1 0.8 2.2 1.9
High Rain (mm)
391.6 387.4 533.6 527.4 919.2 731.2 653.2 514.4 586.0 618.4 577.0 601.8 4998.4
Low Rain (mm)
63.0 29.8 142.8 90.8 152.6 19.6 141.6 102.4 131.8 48.4 36.4 126.8 3085.2

Mount Read Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

MOUNT READ

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

Mount Read 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
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
≥ 30.0°C
0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
≤ 2.0°C
4.0 4.0 5.8 9.5 15.0 20.5 26.0 25.4 22.6 19.5 11.6 9.2 162.8
≤ 0.0°C
0.6 0.7 1.7 3.9 7.1 10.0 14.6 16.5 13.6 11.6 5.1 3.3 82.2

Mount Read 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
20.0 20.4 16.8 12.5 9.3 7.0 5.4 6.6 8.7 12.8 16.7 18.0 15.1
Low Max
7.8 8.2 6.7 5.2 4.0 2.4 1.6 1.0 2.5 2.7 5.7 6.0 3.4
High Min
9.6 10.9 8.7 6.7 4.8 3.2 2.0 2.2 2.7 4.1 7.1 7.2 6.6
Low Min
2.0 1.9 1.5 -0.1 -0.6 -1.4 -2.0 -2.3 -2.1 -1.6 -0.3 0.4 -0.8

Mount Read Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
20 22 23 23 23 24 22 20 21 21 22 19 20.0
Earliest Entry
1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996
Latest Entry
2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2020 2020 2020 2021
Years of Maxima
20 23 23 23 23 24 22 20 20 21 22 19 20.0
Earliest Entry
1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996
Latest Entry
2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2020 2020 2020 2021
Years of Rainfall
22 24 24 25 25 25 23 20 21 21 24 22 22.0
Earliest Entry
1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996
Latest Entry
2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2020 2020 2020 2021

Station Details

MOUNT READ
West & South Coast, Tasmania
41.8444°S 145.5417°E 1120m AMSL
Commenced 1996
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