Nature conservation

Conserving biodiversity

South Eastern Highlands - climate

This bioregion is dominated by a temperate climate characterised by warm summers and no dry season. Significant areas in the north and south of the bioregion are at higher elevations in a montane climate zone, where summers are much milder.

South Eastern Highlands Bioregion - climate variable information
Mean annual temperature
6-16°C
Minimum average monthly temperature
-3.8-4.7°C
Maximum average monthly temperature
18-31.3°C
Mean annual rainfall
460-1883mm
Minimum average monthly rainfall
23-98mm
Maximum average monthly rainfall
55-220mm


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