Climate and rainfall

  Kempsey Smoky Cape
  Average maximum temperature (°C) Average minimum temperature (°C) Average rainfall (mm) Average maximum temperature (°C) Average minimum temperature (°C) Average rainfall (mm)
January 29.2 17.6 133.0 26.8 19.5 147.9
February 28.8 17.9 155.7 26.9 19.7 169.3
March 27.8 16.5 151.8 26.1 18.8 183.9
April 25.5 13.2 92.3 24.0 16.6 168.9
May 22.6 9.7 96.8 21.4 14.6 134.5
June 20.0 7.1 66.5 19.2 12.1 133.1
July 19.7 5.7 61.6 18.7 11.2 78.5
August 21.3 6.2 56.3 19.8 11.7 80.4
September 24.0 8.9 79.6 21.8 13.4 56.5
October 25.6 11.8 94.3 23.2 15.1 93.6
November 27.1 14.4 93.2 24.5 16.7 113.6
December 28.6 16.5 110.4 25.9 18.4. 119.7

Notes

  • Kempsey, NSW (31.0783°S 152.8225°E):
    The climate averages for Kempsey (Wide Street commenced in 1882 with the last record for these tables taken in 2010. The elevation of Kempsey is 10 metres.
  • South West Rocks, NSW (30.92°S 153.09°E):
    The climate averages for South West Rocks (Smokey Cape Lighthouse) commenced in 1939 with the last record for these tables taken in 2010. The elevation of Smoky Cape
  • Average annual rainfall - 1220mm or 48 inches