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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 POST OFFICE

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) 32.432.232.733.532.631.230.631.733.034.134.233.632.6601882
1942
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Highest temperature (°C) 37.738.337.838.337.435.836.737.138.340.438.838.840.4571885
1942
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Date01 Jan
1896
20 Feb
1887
08 Mar
1931
15 Apr
1906
06 May
1906
23 Jun
1889
17 Jul
1888
19 Aug
1900
23 Sep
1892
17 Oct
1892
13 Nov
1905
14 Dec
1886
17 Oct
1892
    
Lowest maximum temperature (°C) 24.325.024.424.425.618.422.226.728.126.825.024.618.4571885
1942
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Date15 Jan
1915
19 Feb
1920
27 Mar
1918
01 Apr
1917
25 May
1941
03 Jun
1904
18 Jul
1896
05 Aug
1939
03 Sep
1929
05 Oct
1931
27 Nov
1906
25 Dec
1932
03 Jun
1904
    
Decile 1 maximum temperature (°C) 29.429.530.031.730.528.828.629.631.232.332.531.1 581885
1942
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Decile 9 maximum temperature(°C) 34.934.435.035.334.533.332.833.835.035.635.935.6 581885
1942
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Mean number of days ≥ 30 °C26.824.728.129.129.023.720.926.829.730.729.529.5328.5571885
1942
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Mean number of days ≥ 35 °C2.71.53.45.11.80.20.10.63.17.18.67.541.7571885
1942
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Mean number of days ≥ 40 °C0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0571885
1942
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Minimum temperature  
Mean minimum temperature (°C)25.225.024.924.422.620.819.720.923.325.125.525.623.6601882
1942
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Lowest temperature (°C)20.220.520.018.915.713.413.714.717.220.416.720.813.4571885
1942
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Date20 Jan
1892
05 Feb
1891
01 Mar
1940
27 Apr
1886
29 May
1913
25 Jun
1891
20 Jul
1891
01 Aug
1901
01 Sep
1906
07 Oct
1931
13 Nov
1941
02 Dec
1926
25 Jun
1891
    
Highest minimum temperature (°C)30.730.128.828.426.925.724.926.429.028.229.030.230.7571885
1942
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Date18 Jan
1928
24 Feb
1928
28 Mar
1903
11 Apr
1928
08 May
1900
12 Jun
1927
06 Jul
1920
31 Aug
1926
20 Sep
1931
29 Oct
1906
22 Nov
1932
26 Dec
1890
18 Jan
1928
    
Decile 1 minimum temperature (°C) 23.123.223.322.720.117.917.118.321.323.423.423.3 571885
1942
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Decile 9 minimum temperature (°C) 27.427.226.726.124.823.322.323.125.126.727.427.8 571885
1942
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Mean number of days ≤ 2 °C 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0571885
1942
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Mean number of days ≤ 0 °C 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0571885
1942
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Ground surface temperature  
Mean daily ground minimum temperature (°C)               
 
   
Lowest ground temperature (°C)               
 
   
Date                 
Mean number of days ground min. temp. ≤ -1 °C               
 
   
 
StatisticsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnualYearsPlotMap
Rainfall  
Mean rainfall (mm) 393.2329.7257.0102.614.33.01.31.612.851.6124.0241.81536.0861869
1962
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Highest rainfall (mm) 711.3717.2555.6603.0260.838.865.076.269.1232.6399.3568.72216.7871869
1962
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Date1895195618981891188219021900187019501954193819101910    
Lowest rainfall (mm) 68.013.520.50.00.00.00.00.00.00.010.524.9891.9871869
1962
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Date1906193119111950196119611961196119601955187019341958    
Decile 1 rainfall (mm) 175.3169.198.413.60.00.00.00.00.03.251.9107.31130.2871869
1962
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Decile 5 (median) rainfall (mm) 403.0314.9250.973.01.30.00.00.04.143.4113.2218.21534.4871869
1962
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Decile 9 rainfall (mm) 594.9535.6406.5239.045.812.31.11.442.1115.0213.7439.51889.4871869
1962
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Highest daily rainfall (mm) 296.4279.4182.4184.4170.433.543.426.950.8116.6145.3199.9296.4861869
1962
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Date07 Jan
1897
18 Feb
1955
06 Mar
1919
17 Apr
1891
02 May
1882
10 Jun
1902
02 Jul
1900
14 Aug
1909
26 Sep
1950
25 Oct
1880
02 Nov
1885
27 Dec
1910
07 Jan
1897
    
Mean number of days of rain 18.417.816.07.31.40.60.20.31.75.010.014.393.0871869
1962
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Mean number of days of rain ≥ 1 mm 16.015.113.85.61.00.40.10.11.23.78.011.976.9861869
1962
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Mean number of days of rain ≥ 10 mm 9.28.46.92.60.40.10.00.00.41.43.36.238.9861869
1962
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Mean number of days of rain ≥ 25 mm 5.04.23.01.10.10.00.00.00.10.61.32.918.3861869
1962
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StatisticsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnualYearsPlotMap
Other daily elements  
Mean daily wind run (km)               
 
   
Maximum wind gust speed (km/h)               
 
   
Date                 
Mean daily sunshine (hours)               
 
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Mean daily solar exposure (MJ/m2) 17.819.720.421.920.319.720.823.024.124.621.818.421.0102007
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Mean number of clear days 0.70.72.48.415.118.421.020.715.28.83.51.7116.6571885
1941
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Mean number of cloudy days 19.116.213.36.32.92.01.41.21.64.48.815.392.5571885
1941
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Mean daily evaporation (mm)               
 
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StatisticsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnualYearsPlotMap
9 am conditions  
Mean 9am temperature (°C) 28.928.628.728.526.624.623.825.528.029.830.229.827.8601882
1941
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Mean 9am wet-bulb temperature (°C) 26.025.925.824.321.719.818.820.723.324.925.726.123.6601882
1941
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Mean 9am dew-point temperature (°C) 24.724.724.522.218.716.415.117.520.722.623.624.521.3571885
1941
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Mean 9am relative humidity (%) 79807970636260636566687369571885
1941
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Mean 9am cloud cover (oktas) 5.95.64.83.32.21.81.41.72.53.64.45.23.5571885
1941
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Mean 9am wind speed (km/h) 8.98.45.67.910.610.59.66.95.14.64.55.97.4541885
1942
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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) 30.530.230.932.131.430.029.430.231.432.432.231.531.0601882
1941
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Mean 3pm wet-bulb temperature (°C) 26.426.326.225.023.222.121.021.823.524.925.826.324.4601882
1941
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Mean 3pm dew-point temperature (°C) 24.624.624.121.518.517.315.416.519.121.222.824.120.8571885
1941
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Mean 3pm relative humidity (%) 72736955484844455053596657571885
1941
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Mean 3pm cloud cover (oktas) 6.36.25.64.22.92.21.81.72.43.44.85.73.9571885
1941
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Mean 3pm wind speed (km/h) 11.710.98.37.57.37.17.910.412.812.09.79.79.6551885
1942
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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 21 Sep 2016 23:54:43 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_014016_All.shtml
  • Summary statistics and locational map for this site:
       http://www.bom.gov.au/climate/averages/tables/cw_014016.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_014016.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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