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- Climate Averages for Australian Sites -

Averages for BELLINGEN POST OFFICE

Make sure you understand what the Climate Averages are all about before you make use of the following information. A comma separated text file of these averages is also available for download which can be graphed in software such as a spreadsheet
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    
 059001    BELLINGEN POST OFFICE                   Commenced: 1899    Last record: 2002                                           
Latitude:-30.4519 S    Longitude: 152.8979 E    Elevation:   15.0 m     State:  NSW                                               
                                                                                                                                  
    JAN    FEB    MAR    APR    MAY    JUN    JUL    AUG    SEP    OCT    NOV    DEC     ANN   No. %age      
                                                                                               Yrs comp                    
Mean Daily Max Temp (deg C)                                                                                                
    29.8   29.4   28.2   25.9   22.7   20.4   20.0   21.7   24.3   26.4   28.4   29.7    25.6  39.2 100                           
Mean no. Days, Max >= 40.0 deg C                                                                                           
     0.3    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.1    0.2    0.4     1.1  29.3 100                           
Mean no. Days, Max >= 35.0 deg C                                                                                           
     3.6    2.2    0.5    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.2    0.5    2.3    3.9    13.2  29.3 100                           
Mean no. Days, Max >= 30.0 deg C                                                                                           
    16.2   13.0   10.9    3.5    0.1    0.0    0.0    0.1    2.0    6.1   10.3   15.2    77.6  29.3 100                           
Highest Max Temp (deg C)                                                                                                   
    42.4   41.0   39.5   35.2   31.9   28.3   30.0   32.3   37.1   40.6   45.0   43.6    45.0  29.4 100                           
                                                                                                                                  
Mean Daily Min Temp (deg C)                                                                                                
    17.8   18.3   16.8   13.3    9.2    6.7    4.8    5.6    8.3   11.7   14.1   16.6    12.0  38.9  99                           
Mean no. Days, Min =< 2.0 deg C                                                                                            
     0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    1.2    3.9    9.6    5.5    0.8    0.1    0.0    0.0    21.0  29.3 100                           
Mean no. Days, Min =< 0.0 deg C                                                                                            
     0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.2    0.7    2.8    0.9    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0     4.6  29.3 100                           
Lowest Min Temp (deg C)                                                                                                    
    11.1   10.7    8.3    3.8   -0.6   -1.7   -3.7   -3.3   -1.7    0.6    5.0    7.2    -3.7  29.4 100                           
                                                                                                                                  
Mean 9am Air Temp (deg C)                                                                                                  
    23.7   23.0   22.0   18.8   14.6   11.6   10.3   12.4   16.8   20.5   22.3   23.7    18.3  39.1 100                           
Mean 9am Wet-bulb Temp (deg C)                                                                                             
    20.6   20.9   19.9   17.0   13.3   10.6    9.0   10.4   13.6   16.4   18.3   19.9    15.9  30.3  77                           
Mean 9am Dew Point Temp (deg C)                                                                                            
    19.0   19.5   18.3   15.6   11.9    9.3    7.0    8.0   10.5   13.4   15.7   17.4    13.9  20.6  70                           
Mean 9am Relative Humidity (%)                                                                                             
      74     80     80     81     84     86     83     76     68     64     65     67      76  30.2  77                           
Mean 9am Wind Speed (km/hr)                                                                                                
     2.6    2.6    2.2    2.5    2.0    2.4    2.5    2.8    4.4    4.0    3.5    3.1     2.9  28.8  98                           
                                                                                                                                  
Mean 3pm Air Temp (deg C)                                                                                                  
    28.1   27.8   26.4   24.4   21.2   19.0   18.6   20.3   22.4   24.2   26.3   27.4    23.8  31.6  98                           
Mean 3pm Wet-bulb Temp (deg C)                                                                                             
    22.9   23.0   22.1   19.8   16.7   14.8   13.6   14.5   16.3   18.5   20.5   21.8    18.7  22.8  71                           
Mean 3pm Dew Point Temp (deg C)                                                                                            
    20.4   20.6   19.6   16.9   13.4   11.2    9.0    9.4   11.8   14.8   16.8   18.5    15.3  20.4  69                           
Mean 3pm Relative Humidity (%)                                                                                             
      65     66     68     64     62     62     55     51     53     57     56     60      60  23.2  72                           
Mean 3pm Wind Speed (km/hr)                                                                                                
     9.6    9.7    7.9    6.7    4.9    5.6    7.3    9.5   11.9   11.5   11.5   10.2     8.9  28.4  96                           
                                                                                                                                  
Mean Rainfall (mm)                                                                                                         
   180.2  199.6  217.3  153.7  119.0  108.6   79.4   57.6   56.2   96.2  111.9  137.6  1517.3 103.5 100                           
Median (Decile 5) Rainfall  (mm)                                                                                                                                                                                                                   
_  144.7  161.7  188.9   96.7   79.9   59.1   31.6   25.0   37.0   64.6   91.0  119.0  1453.8   102                                                                                                                            
Decile 9 Rainfall (mm)                                                                                                                                                                                                                             
_  349.4  413.0  392.3  396.8  252.8  279.8  270.7  190.1  134.0  220.4  212.2  258.3  2220.7   102                                                                                                                            
Decile 1 Rainfall (mm)                                                                                                                                                                                                                             
_   42.5   51.8   50.0   26.8   10.3    3.2    1.8    2.4    4.1   20.0   25.4   43.7   977.9   102                                                                                                                            
Mean no. of Raindays                                                                                                                                                                                                                               
    12.4   12.6   13.6   10.2    8.9    7.1    6.0    6.2    6.5    9.1    9.9   11.4   113.9  95.3  92                                                                                                                                                   
Highest Monthly Rainfall (mm)                                                                                                                                                                                                                      
   671.4  650.4  895.0  721.8  760.2  943.7  417.0  328.9  339.6  719.0  530.4  353.4         103.5 100                                                                                                                                                   
Lowest Monthly Rainfall (mm)                                                                                                                                                                                                                       
    15.4    0.8    4.6    2.0    0.5    0.0    0.0    0.0    0.0    8.1    0.0    8.7         103.5 100                                                                                                                                                   
Highest Recorded Daily Rain (mm)                                                                                                                                                                                                                   
   259.3  265.0  359.4  267.2  260.2  254.0  203.5  161.3  181.6  216.7  258.6  176.0   359.4  99.5  96                                                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          
Mean no. of Clear Days                                                                                                                                                                                                                             
     8.0    6.3    8.8   11.2   12.5   13.3   16.5   16.8   15.0   11.5    9.9    8.9   138.7  29.5 100                                                                                                                                                   
Mean no. of Cloudy Days                                                                                                                                                                                                                            
    13.4   13.4   12.5   10.3    9.9    8.6    7.4    6.7    6.8   10.2   10.7   12.0   121.8  29.5 100                                                                                                                                                   

Last modified 16 August 2004

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