JUNE 2005
Weather Report, Climatic conditions Recorded from Raymond Terrace
Using a WM-918 Electronic Weather Station, and Nylex Rain Gauge 1000.
2005 by: Grant Burgess Circulation: 22 + Frequency: Monthly Issue #: 114
My Daily Min/Max Air Temperatures & Rainfall Readings can be found Weekly
in the Port Stephens Examiner. Circulation: 28 260
The Average Max Temp was 18.96 C The Avg Max Wind Gust was 21.81 km/h
(which is 0.75 C Above average) (which is 0.02 km/h Below average)
The Highest Max Temp was 23.4 C The Prevailing Wind Direction was NW
(recorded on the 4th at 1358) (the average wind direction is SW)
The Lowest Max Temp was 14.0 C The Max Wind Gust was 44.3 km/h
(recorded on the 23rd at 1333) (recorded from the SE on the 25th at 1510p)
The Average Min Temp was 8.43 C The Avg Daily Wind Run was 45.39 km
(which is 0.83 C Above average) The Max Daily Wind Run was 176.7 km
The Highest Min Temp was 15.4 C (recorded on the 30th)
(A Record For Jun) The Min Daily Wind Run was 4.6 km
(recorded on the 30th at 0000) (recorded on the 20th)
The Lowest Min Temp was 4.3 C  
(recorded on the 16th at 0517) The Avg Min Wind Chill was 6.27 C
(which is 1.75 C Above average)
The Avg Max Relative Humidity was 96.53 % The Min Wind Chill was -2 C
(A Record For Jun) (A Record For Jun)
(which is 5.58 % Above average) (recorded on the 23rd at 0311)
The Avg Min Relative Humidity was 52.40 %  
(A Record For Jun) The Total Monthly Rainfall was 78.1 mm
(which is 7.19 % Above average) (which is 3.49 mm Above average)
The Median Monthly Rainfall is 71.60 mm
The Avg Max Dew-Point was 12.97 C The Number of Rain Days was 11 days
(A Record For Jun) (which is 4.00 days Above average)
(which is 3.10 C Above average) The Cumulative Yearly Rainfall is 779.8 mm
The High Max Dew-Point was 18.0 C (which is 111.09 mm Above average)
(A Record For Jun) The Highest Daily Rainfall was 24.6 mm
(recorded on the 13th at 1146p) (recorded on the 30th)
The Avg Min Dew-Point was 6.28 C  
(A Record For Jun) PHENOMENA: (Number of Days with)
(which is 2.73 C Above average) Thunderstorms 0 Avg = 0.88
The Low Min Dew-Point was -0.9 C Distant Tss 0 Avg = 1.67
(recorded on the 15th at 1929) Hail 0 Avg = 0.22
Dew 16 Avg = 18.00
The Avg Max Heat Index was 24.43 C Fog 9 Avg = 8.57
The High Max Heat Index was 24.6 C Frost 0 Avg = 1.29
(recorded on the 4th at 1406)  
The Avg Min Grass Temp was 4.71 C  
(A Record For Jun)  
(which is 2.85 C Above average)  
The Min Grass Temp was 0.2 C  
(recorded on the 17th)  
Recent Additions to Statistics List
~ Added many graphs to my main data file including Rainfall, Cumulative rainfall & Phenomena (4 graphs & 22 in total).
~ Also added graphs with comparisons to the Long Term Average - included extreme average values as well. Both Min
& Max graphs were created (where applicable for each parameter) for: Air Temperature, Humidity, Dew-Point, Wind Gust,
Run & Chill, Grass Temperature, Air Pressure, Heat Index, Cumulative Rain, Total Rainfall, No. Rain days, & Phenomena.
Stevenson Screen in the Barrington Tops
~ Over the last few months my father & I have been building another stevenson screen to be installed at Hunter Springs
(Wondecla [1235m asl]) for Mrs Wright - the official BoM rainfall spotter there. Mrs Wright has been recording
temperatures from a thermometer underneith her carport about 1m from her house. Screen was installed on the 26 Jun.
Weather Chases
~ Sun 26 Jun - Snow in the Barrington Tops