Monthly Weather Review, April 2024

May 1, 2024


The total rainfall was 82.5 mm. This is 165% of the long-term April mean.

The mean maximum temperature was 19.3° C. This is 1.6° C cooler than the long-term April mean.

The mean minimum temperature was 10.9° C. This is 0.5° C cooler than the long-term April mean.

Weather Records

The mean maximum temperature of 19.3° C is the coolest April on record. The previous record was 19.4° C in April 2020.

Monthly Review

Truganina Weather monthly summary, April 2024

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Monthly Meteograms

graph of April 2024 daily rainfall at Truganina Weather graph of April 2024 daily temperatures at Truganina Weather
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Performance Monitoring

The daily rainfall and temperature data are routinely compared against the BoM AWS at Laverton for quality assurance. The daily rainfall is also routinely compared against the Melbourne Water rainfall and river level station on Skeleton Creek at Hoppers Crossing (Hoppers in the table below).

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performance monitoring report

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Units of Measurement

Unless otherwise advised, temperature is given in degrees Celsius (° C) and rainfall in millimetres (mm).

Observation Times and Reporting Periods

The main observation for the day is at 9 am when the precipitation over the past 24 hours is determined, and the maximum and minimum thermometers are also read and reset. The following conventions are used for assigning dates to the observations made:

Climatology & Station Records

Our climatology and station records are based on all available data since from 1 April 2017. All annual data are based on complete calendar years commencing in 2018.

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