Hot dry summers and mild winters characterise the weather of the Eastern Wheatbelt. The summer average daily maximum temperature is 34 degrees, with a daily minimum of 17 degrees Celsius. In Winter this becomes the daily maximum with an average minimum of 5 degrees. The highest temperature recorded is 46.2 and the lowest is minus 3.4 degrees Celsius. The average annual rainfall is 328 millimetres usually falling between March and November. There is an average of 170 clear days per year.