Winegrape prices by climate

Table 5. Winegrape prices by climate ($/tonne) and percentage of overall average price for each climate

Cool/ temperate % of average for cool varieties Warm inland % of average for warm varieties Total % of average for all varieties
Red
Barbera $1,544 101% 0% $657 78%
Cabernet Franc $1,455 95% $591 100% $1,233 146%
Cabernet Sauvignon $1,462 96% $606 102% $846 100%
Dolcetto $658 43% $428 72% $521 62%
Durif $1,239 81% $664 112% $695 82%
Grenache $1,757 115% $522 88% $986 117%
Lagrein $1,261 82% $794 134% $1,206 143%
Lambrusco 0% $677 114% $677 80%
Malbec $1,218 80% $564 95% $904 107%
Mataro/Mourvedre $1,584 104% $504 85% $852 101%
Merlot $966 63% $573 97% $645 76%
Montepulciano $1,746 114% $634 107% $960 114%
Muscat Rouge a Petits Grains $1,083 71% $500 85% $565 67%
Nero d’Avola $1,974 129% $869 147% $1,323 157%
Petit Verdot $1,202 79% $494 83% $511 60%
Pinot Meunier $1,517 99% 0% $1,517 180%
Pinot Noir $1,699 111% $480 81% $1,027 122%
Ruby Cabernet 0% $531 90% $531 63%
Sangiovese $1,306 85% $510 86% $986 117%
Shiraz $1,637 107% $611 103% $901 107%
Tempranillo $1,594 104% $557 94% $1,038 123%
Other red $1,619 106% $507 86% $655 77%
Red Total $1,530 $592 $845
White
Chardonnay $1,096 100% $367 102% $464 101%
Chenin blanc $908 83% $273 76% $409 89%
Colombard 0% $277 77% $277 60%
Fiano $1,540 140% $455 126% $718 155%
Gewurztraminer $824 75% $355 98% $384 83%
Gruner Veltliner $1,726 157% 0% $1,696 367%
Marsanne $1,260 115% $363 100% $469 102%
Moscato Giallo 0% $305 84% $305 66%
Muscat Blanc a Petits Grains $1,063 97% $336 93% $352 76%
Muscat Gordo Blanco 0% $276 76% $276 60%
Pinot Gris/Grigio $1,185 108% $489 135% $628 136%
Prosecco $1,029 94% $549 152% $835 181%
Riesling $1,220 111% $346 96% $907 196%
Roussanne $1,457 133% 0% $432 93%
Sauvignon Blanc $1,055 96% $432 119% $569 123%
Semillon $947 86% $331 92% $409 89%
Sultana 0% $257 71% $257 56%
Verdelho $974 89% $316 87% $490 106%
Vermentino $1,182 108% $437 121% $567 123%
Viognier $1,308 119% $388 107% $522 113%
Other white $1,473 134% $317 88% $430 93%
White Total $1,096 $361 $462
Grand Total $1,394 $473 $664

Source: Wine Australia 2019 National Vintage Report

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