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Climate statistics for Australian locations

Monthly climate statistics

All years of record

Temperature | Rainfall | Other daily elements | 9am conditions | 3pm conditions

DARWIN AIRPORT

An extended list of climate statistics recorded is provided below. There is also a summary table for printing with the commonly requested statistics and a map showing the location of this site. Monthly statistics are only included if there are more than 10 years of suitable data.

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Statistics Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual Years Plot Map
Temperature  
Maximum temperature  
Mean maximum temperature (°C) 31.831.431.932.732.030.630.531.432.633.233.332.632.0721941
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Highest temperature (°C) 36.136.036.036.736.034.534.837.037.738.937.337.038.9721941
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Date07 Jan
2014
20 Feb
1972
13 Mar
1942
16 Apr
2003
02 May
1942
05 Jun
2003
08 Jul
1998
30 Aug
1971
17 Sep
1983
18 Oct
1982
28 Nov
2004
18 Dec
1976
18 Oct
1982
    
Lowest maximum temperature (°C) 25.724.825.724.622.722.721.125.127.624.725.624.021.1721941
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Date29 Jan
1989
15 Feb
2011
22 Mar
1960
10 Apr
1954
20 May
1981
20 Jun
2007
14 Jul
1968
17 Aug
2007
29 Sep
1986
20 Oct
2000
02 Nov
2010
17 Dec
1954
14 Jul
1968
    
Decile 1 maximum temperature (°C) 29.429.229.631.030.028.328.629.430.731.731.730.4 741941
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Decile 9 maximum temperature(°C) 33.633.333.734.433.832.632.533.334.634.934.734.4 741941
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Mean number of days ≥ 30 °C26.423.027.228.628.220.420.625.529.030.329.228.7317.1721941
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Mean number of days ≥ 35 °C0.30.10.31.10.30.00.00.22.12.92.31.210.8721941
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Mean number of days ≥ 40 °C0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0721941
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Minimum temperature  
Mean minimum temperature (°C)24.824.724.524.022.119.919.320.423.024.925.325.323.2721941
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Lowest temperature (°C)20.217.219.216.013.812.110.413.114.319.019.319.810.4721941
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Date23 Jan
1985
25 Feb
1949
31 Mar
1945
11 Apr
1943
27 May
1990
23 Jun
1963
29 Jul
1942
13 Aug
2012
01 Sep
2006
20 Oct
2000
04 Nov
1950
04 Dec
1974
29 Jul
1942
    
Highest minimum temperature (°C)29.329.429.228.326.625.626.625.627.228.829.729.729.7721941
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Date28 Jan
2002
19 Feb
1983
03 Mar
1988
03 Apr
1958
12 May
1992
12 Jun
2001
26 Jul
2010
13 Aug
1981
22 Sep
2009
23 Oct
2005
25 Nov
1987
10 Dec
2009
10 Dec
2009
    
Decile 1 minimum temperature (°C) 22.722.822.822.219.016.416.317.620.923.122.923.0 731941
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Decile 9 minimum temperature (°C) 27.326.926.325.624.622.822.123.025.026.727.627.8 731941
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Mean number of days ≤ 2 °C 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0721941
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Mean number of days ≤ 0 °C 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0721941
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Ground surface temperature  
Mean daily ground minimum temperature (°C) 24.724.624.123.220.918.317.718.622.124.425.025.122.4231991
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Lowest ground temperature (°C) 17.921.219.716.513.210.510.510.612.418.518.020.010.5231991
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Date02 Jan
1992
18 Feb
2008
24 Mar
1992
14 Apr
1994
31 May
2002
15 Jun
2011
26 Jul
2008
17 Aug
2002
01 Sep
2006
01 Oct
2002
05 Nov
2002
18 Dec
2002
26 Jul
2008
    
Mean number of days ground min. temp. ≤ -1 °C 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0231991
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StatisticsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnualYearsPlotMap
Rainfall  
Mean rainfall (mm) 426.3374.6319.0102.221.21.81.25.015.570.6141.7250.81735.0741941
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Highest rainfall (mm) 940.41110.21013.6396.2298.950.626.683.8129.8338.7370.8664.52776.6741941
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Date1995201119772006196820042001194719811954196419741998    
Lowest rainfall (mm) 136.1103.388.00.60.00.00.00.00.00.017.218.81024.7741941
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Date1965195919781997200820142013201220011953197619911946    
Decile 1 rainfall (mm) 211.0159.5128.814.60.00.00.00.00.05.057.3106.31226.3741941
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Decile 5 (median) rainfall (mm) 414.8361.4286.076.34.80.00.00.06.453.7142.3225.81723.7741941
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Decile 9 rainfall (mm) 655.5638.0551.3205.657.92.84.710.439.6153.8219.7411.12238.6741941
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Highest daily rainfall (mm) 290.4367.6240.6142.789.646.819.280.070.695.5105.0277.0367.6741941
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Date03 Jan
1997
16 Feb
2011
16 Mar
1977
04 Apr
1959
18 May
1987
02 Jun
2004
17 Jul
2001
22 Aug
1947
21 Sep
1942
25 Oct
1969
05 Nov
2013
25 Dec
1974
16 Feb
2011
    
Mean number of days of rain 21.320.419.69.32.20.60.50.62.36.912.416.9113.0741941
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Mean number of days of rain ≥ 1 mm 18.918.016.87.21.70.30.20.41.55.010.014.294.2741941
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Mean number of days of rain ≥ 10 mm 11.110.18.72.80.60.00.00.10.52.04.46.847.1741941
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Mean number of days of rain ≥ 25 mm 6.04.84.01.30.30.00.00.10.10.91.73.122.3741941
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StatisticsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnualYearsPlotMap
Other daily elements  
Mean daily wind run (km) 366347292289314324312301304318300316315191995
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Maximum wind gust speed (km/h) 1021261171177693766771102126217217531947
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Date05 Jan
2008
27 Feb
2010
03 Mar
1990
13 Apr
1985
10 May
1986
30 Jun
1999
30 Jul
1997
17 Aug
1993
06 Sep
1996
15 Oct
2008
14 Nov
2005
25 Dec
1974
25 Dec
1974
    
Mean daily sunshine (hours) 5.75.86.78.89.69.910.110.39.89.48.46.98.5621951
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Mean daily solar exposure (MJ/m2) 18.919.021.122.020.619.720.622.923.924.322.720.221.3251990
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Mean number of clear days 0.60.71.96.212.116.317.619.015.19.23.60.9103.2561954
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Mean number of cloudy days 24.221.619.611.56.53.83.42.63.45.511.520.4134.0561954
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Mean daily evaporation (mm) 6.05.75.76.46.86.86.87.27.68.07.46.66.8481957
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StatisticsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnualYearsPlotMap
9 am conditions  
Mean 9am temperature (°C) 28.027.727.627.425.623.322.824.427.028.729.228.826.7561954
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Mean 9am wet-bulb temperature (°C) 25.525.525.223.921.118.418.019.922.824.425.225.623.0561954
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Mean 9am dew-point temperature (°C) 24.324.524.122.118.214.514.016.620.422.223.424.120.7561954
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Mean 9am relative humidity (%) 81838274656060646869727671561954
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Mean 9am cloud cover (oktas) 6.56.55.74.43.32.72.52.32.93.95.06.04.3561954
2010
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Mean 9am wind speed (km/h) 11.411.19.010.513.614.713.010.79.08.88.79.910.9691941
2010
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9am wind speed vs direction plot Link to 9am January windrose pdf document Link to 9am February windrose pdf document Link to 9am March windrose pdf document Link to 9am April windrose pdf document Link to 9am May windrose pdf document Link to 9am June windrose pdf document Link to 9am July windrose pdf document Link to 9am August windrose pdf document Link to 9am September windrose pdf document Link to 9am October windrose pdf document Link to 9am November windrose pdf document Link to 9am December windrose pdf document Link to 9am Annual windrose pdf document       Climatology Map
 
StatisticsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnualYearsPlotMap
3 pm conditions  
Mean 3pm temperature (°C) 30.230.030.531.731.229.929.630.231.232.031.931.230.8561954
2010
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Mean 3pm wet-bulb temperature (°C) 26.025.925.624.222.120.219.820.822.924.525.525.923.6561954
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Mean 3pm dew-point temperature (°C) 24.024.223.420.116.413.012.314.017.820.622.423.619.3561954
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Mean 3pm relative humidity (%) 70726752433837404752586554561954
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Mean 3pm cloud cover (oktas) 6.56.56.04.83.62.82.42.22.63.34.75.94.3561954
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Mean 3pm wind speed (km/h) 17.818.616.416.517.016.217.119.020.919.917.717.517.9691941
2010
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3pm wind speed vs direction plot Link to 3pm January windrose pdf document Link to 3pm February windrose pdf document Link to 3pm March windrose pdf document Link to 3pm April windrose pdf document Link to 3pm May windrose pdf document Link to 3pm June windrose pdf document Link to 3pm July windrose pdf document Link to 3pm August windrose pdf document Link to 3pm September windrose pdf document Link to 3pm October windrose pdf document Link to 3pm November windrose pdf document Link to 3pm December windrose pdf document Link to 3pm Annual windrose pdf document       Climatology Map
red = highest value   blue = lowest value
Product IDCJCM0038 Prepared at Wed 23 Jul 2014 23:50:43 PM EST

  


Monthly statistics are only included if there are more than 10 years of data. The number of years (provided in the 2nd last column of the table) may differ between elements if the observing program at the site changed. More detailed data for individual sites can be obtained by contacting the Bureau.

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  • This page URL: http://www.bom.gov.au/climate/averages/tables/cw_014015_All.shtml
  • Summary statistics and locational map for this site:
       http://www.bom.gov.au/climate/averages/tables/cw_014015.shtml
  • About climate averages: http://www.bom.gov.au/climate/cdo/about/about-stats.shtml
  • Data file (csv): http://www.bom.gov.au/clim_data/cdio/tables/text/IDCJCM0038_014015.csv
  • Climate averages home page URL:  http://www.bom.gov.au/climate/data/index.shtml
  • Bureau of Meteorology website:  http://www.bom.gov.au

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