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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

ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN)

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) 29.429.426.422.719.016.115.316.619.121.925.227.122.3381977
2014
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Highest temperature (°C) 45.744.741.936.931.125.423.130.434.339.043.043.445.7381977
2014
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Date28 Jan
2009
02 Feb
2014
06 Mar
1986
09 Apr
2005
08 May
2013
08 Jun
2005
27 Jul
2002
30 Aug
2007
26 Sep
1987
31 Oct
1987
19 Nov
2009
19 Dec
2013
28 Jan
2009
    
Lowest maximum temperature (°C) 17.618.315.613.311.39.78.810.411.712.113.016.98.8381977
2014
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Date25 Jan
1984
28 Feb
1993
31 Mar
1999
26 Apr
1982
18 May
1981
01 Jun
1989
08 Jul
1986
31 Aug
1977
04 Sep
1979
11 Oct
1987
01 Nov
1994
07 Dec
1986
08 Jul
1986
    
Decile 1 maximum temperature (°C) 22.422.320.518.015.513.712.813.514.616.518.620.5 381977
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Decile 9 maximum temperature(°C) 38.037.434.528.923.518.618.421.225.529.334.035.4 381977
2014
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Mean number of days ≥ 30 °C13.412.57.92.10.00.00.00.00.42.67.39.655.8381977
2014
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Mean number of days ≥ 35 °C6.25.42.60.10.00.00.00.00.00.22.23.420.1381977
2014
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Mean number of days ≥ 40 °C1.80.80.20.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.10.63.5381977
2014
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Minimum temperature  
Mean minimum temperature (°C)17.217.315.312.510.38.27.58.29.811.514.015.612.3381977
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Lowest temperature (°C)9.29.57.24.31.5-0.40.41.62.64.75.38.0-0.4381977
2014
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Date12 Jan
1983
22 Feb
1993
28 Mar
1984
24 Apr
1999
22 May
1985
08 Jun
1982
16 Jul
1982
10 Aug
1994
01 Sep
1987
14 Oct
2005
01 Nov
2010
03 Dec
1987
08 Jun
1982
    
Highest minimum temperature (°C)33.931.130.226.621.116.715.518.423.826.229.029.333.9381977
2014
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Date29 Jan
2009
08 Feb
1983
14 Mar
2008
02 Apr
2005
11 May
1987
09 Jun
1995
01 Jul
2011
30 Aug
1993
27 Sep
1987
31 Oct
1987
02 Nov
1987
12 Dec
1998
29 Jan
2009
    
Decile 1 minimum temperature (°C) 12.812.911.38.56.24.33.84.65.87.69.611.3 381977
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Decile 9 minimum temperature (°C) 23.123.020.816.814.211.510.711.413.816.219.921.2 381977
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Mean number of days ≤ 2 °C 0.00.00.00.00.00.50.40.10.00.00.00.01.0381977
2014
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Mean number of days ≤ 0 °C 0.00.00.00.00.00.10.00.00.00.00.00.00.1381977
2014
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Ground surface temperature  
Mean daily ground minimum temperature (°C) 12.011.810.07.05.23.73.03.54.96.48.910.47.2301977
2011
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Lowest ground temperature (°C) 1.62.1-1.1-3.7-5.0-7.3-7.1-5.7-3.4-2.1-1.60.4-7.3301977
2011
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Date18 Jan
1985
19 Feb
1999
14 Mar
1994
24 Apr
1999
22 May
1985
08 Jun
1982
16 Jul
1982
03 Aug
1999
01 Sep
1979
10 Oct
2002
08 Nov
1999
23 Dec
1986
08 Jun
1982
    
Mean number of days ground min. temp. ≤ -1 °C 0.00.00.00.21.53.95.34.11.80.70.10.017.6301977
2011
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StatisticsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnualYearsPlotMap
Rainfall  
Mean rainfall (mm) 18.815.727.039.960.080.076.568.058.042.830.228.6547.2381977
2014
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Highest rainfall (mm) 42.298.2106.0105.6128.0174.6159.8129.0151.4105.0107.087.0883.2381977
2014
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Date1996201419831998198719811986199219921980199220101992    
Lowest rainfall (mm) 0.40.00.00.88.212.422.211.416.01.01.05.8287.6381977
2014
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Date1992200719941981200520061997200620082006199619912006    
Decile 1 rainfall (mm) 3.20.61.610.325.232.838.224.424.113.57.69.0390.4381977
2014
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Decile 5 (median) rainfall (mm) 18.010.419.933.460.878.868.873.753.936.429.623.2541.5381977
2014
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Decile 9 rainfall (mm) 37.833.363.176.289.6125.4115.4107.784.080.649.058.0666.8381977
2014
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Highest daily rainfall (mm) 28.075.251.839.041.254.632.843.243.255.644.866.275.2381977
2014
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Date22 Jan
1997
14 Feb
2014
16 Mar
1985
27 Apr
2007
23 May
1999
21 Jun
2005
08 Jul
1993
30 Aug
1992
02 Sep
2001
31 Oct
1997
08 Nov
2005
08 Dec
2010
14 Feb
2014
    
Mean number of days of rain 4.53.66.08.112.214.916.316.313.410.28.27.1120.8381977
2014
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Mean number of days of rain ≥ 1 mm 2.82.23.65.48.811.012.111.89.26.54.74.582.6381977
2014
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Mean number of days of rain ≥ 10 mm 0.60.40.91.21.92.32.41.71.71.11.00.816.0381977
2014
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Mean number of days of rain ≥ 25 mm 0.10.10.20.30.20.40.20.20.20.20.10.12.3381977
2014
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StatisticsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnualYearsPlotMap
Other daily elements  
Mean daily wind run (km) 262245228202190205222248264272274272240371977
2014
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Maximum wind gust speed (km/h) 8093977884898493938997102102361977
2014
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Date20 Jan
1993
06 Feb
1997
16 Mar
1996
25 Apr
2009
22 May
1979
29 Jun
1977
03 Jul
1981
07 Aug
2001
19 Sep
1993
07 Oct
1989
30 Nov
1987
06 Dec
1986
06 Dec
1986
    
Mean daily sunshine (hours) 10.510.18.67.35.44.64.76.06.78.39.19.57.6371977
2014
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Mean daily solar exposure (MJ/m2) 27.824.419.513.69.37.58.311.615.420.524.826.717.4251990
2014
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Mean number of clear days 11.712.511.38.14.73.53.95.25.26.56.98.087.5301977
2007
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Mean number of cloudy days 7.46.69.211.315.615.815.313.913.212.410.710.8142.2301977
2007
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Mean daily evaporation (mm) 7.36.74.93.11.81.41.42.03.14.35.76.64.0381977
2014
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StatisticsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnualYearsPlotMap
9 am conditions  
Mean 9am temperature (°C) 21.621.419.517.414.011.110.411.914.516.818.820.416.5341977
2010
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Mean 9am wet-bulb temperature (°C) 15.615.614.613.211.39.38.69.310.712.013.414.512.3341977
2010
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Mean 9am dew-point temperature (°C) 10.510.710.39.18.57.46.46.16.66.88.19.28.3341977
2010
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Mean 9am relative humidity (%) 53545861717978706255545262341977
2010
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Mean 9am cloud cover (oktas) 3.93.43.94.25.05.25.14.84.94.84.74.54.5301977
2007
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Mean 9am wind speed (km/h) 10.08.78.69.18.28.59.511.613.513.711.911.510.4341977
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) 27.627.925.221.518.015.114.415.617.720.423.625.321.0341977
2010
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Mean 3pm wet-bulb temperature (°C) 17.718.016.714.813.111.310.610.912.113.415.316.514.2341977
2010
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Mean 3pm dew-point temperature (°C) 9.710.19.68.68.37.46.35.86.36.47.58.77.9341977
2010
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Mean 3pm relative humidity (%) 36364147556160555145403947341977
2010
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Mean 3pm cloud cover (oktas) 3.13.33.64.35.25.55.34.94.84.44.23.94.4301977
2007
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Mean 3pm wind speed (km/h) 16.616.215.614.513.514.215.516.917.417.216.617.015.9341977
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 IDCJCM0034 Prepared at Thu 16 Oct 2014 00:30:15 AM 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_023090_All.shtml
  • Summary statistics and locational map for this site:
       http://www.bom.gov.au/climate/averages/tables/cw_023090.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/IDCJCM0034_023090.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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