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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

HORN ISLAND

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) 30.830.530.430.530.029.328.829.130.131.031.931.830.3201995
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Highest temperature (°C) 36.735.434.833.932.132.430.931.735.835.235.037.937.9201995
2014
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Date10 Jan
1998
02 Feb
2003
24 Mar
2003
06 Apr
2003
09 May
2013
18 Jun
2002
29 Jul
2010
29 Aug
2010
29 Sep
2002
13 Oct
2011
23 Nov
2008
08 Dec
2002
08 Dec
2002
    
Lowest maximum temperature (°C) 25.526.026.326.726.025.826.626.727.626.426.527.225.5201995
2014
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Date23 Jan
2011
19 Feb
1997
13 Mar
2005
12 Apr
2007
11 May
1996
09 Jun
2014
29 Jul
1997
06 Aug
1997
18 Sep
1997
08 Oct
1996
16 Nov
2001
28 Dec
1996
23 Jan
2011
    
Decile 1 maximum temperature (°C) 29.028.628.628.928.928.327.828.028.929.830.730.0 191995
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Decile 9 maximum temperature(°C) 32.432.031.931.631.030.429.930.231.432.333.033.4 191995
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Mean number of days ≥ 30 °C22.918.719.521.816.36.72.94.115.025.326.126.1205.4201995
2014
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Mean number of days ≥ 35 °C0.10.10.00.00.00.00.00.00.10.10.10.61.1201995
2014
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Mean number of days ≥ 40 °C0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0201995
2014
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Minimum temperature  
Mean minimum temperature (°C)25.125.025.025.224.823.923.123.023.824.825.725.724.6201995
2014
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Lowest temperature (°C)22.421.122.221.117.718.316.015.316.118.419.920.315.3201995
2014
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Date24 Jan
2011
09 Feb
2007
21 Mar
1997
05 Apr
2012
23 May
2009
10 Jun
2012
29 Jul
2008
15 Aug
2004
07 Sep
1997
10 Oct
2004
02 Nov
2000
07 Dec
2002
15 Aug
2004
    
Highest minimum temperature (°C)28.428.129.228.027.326.526.226.827.027.829.829.029.8201995
2014
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Date05 Jan
2014
03 Feb
2012
03 Mar
2010
15 Apr
2010
01 May
2012
06 Jun
2007
27 Jul
2010
19 Aug
2010
27 Sep
2010
29 Oct
1998
18 Nov
2005
25 Dec
2005
18 Nov
2005
    
Decile 1 minimum temperature (°C) 23.723.823.823.923.322.421.621.221.922.823.924.0 191995
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Decile 9 minimum temperature (°C) 26.826.226.226.526.125.324.824.525.126.327.327.6 191995
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Mean number of days ≤ 2 °C 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0201995
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Mean number of days ≤ 0 °C 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0201995
2014
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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) 402.5464.7359.3230.369.015.88.75.16.115.346.9188.11769.3191995
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Highest rainfall (mm) 701.6878.6579.2726.2318.045.840.819.870.6120.4201.8707.22683.8191995
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Date2010200420131999199619991997201020102012200120002000    
Lowest rainfall (mm) 93.2193.6122.83.80.62.21.80.00.00.00.00.41244.2191995
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Date1996200520081995199720111995200420122014199719972002    
Decile 1 rainfall (mm) 196.5310.0247.014.34.04.02.50.40.40.02.023.11435.4191995
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Decile 5 (median) rainfall (mm) 420.6449.4380.0217.830.810.75.93.42.22.211.8142.81777.2191995
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Decile 9 rainfall (mm) 577.2601.3473.5458.0188.735.515.411.88.351.2140.0389.32327.8191995
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Highest daily rainfall (mm) 143.2197.0146.0182.0111.030.07.07.668.4103.2120.0143.0197.0181995
2014
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Date24 Jan
2011
21 Feb
1997
21 Mar
1998
06 Apr
2001
10 May
1996
01 Jun
1999
02 Jul
2005
31 Aug
2010
28 Sep
2010
23 Oct
2012
30 Nov
2000
01 Dec
2000
21 Feb
1997
    
Mean number of days of rain 22.121.320.315.810.89.88.45.13.34.45.813.7140.8191995
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Mean number of days of rain ≥ 1 mm 18.218.216.511.56.83.93.21.71.02.03.510.496.9181995
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Mean number of days of rain ≥ 10 mm 9.810.99.55.21.60.40.00.00.10.40.95.444.2181995
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Mean number of days of rain ≥ 25 mm 6.16.45.33.00.70.10.00.00.10.10.72.525.0181995
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StatisticsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnualYearsPlotMap
Other daily elements  
Mean daily wind run (km) 270254223352455456506520534509445306402122003
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Maximum wind gust speed (km/h) 83786565806768706868636383122003
2014
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Date18 Jan
2013
07 Feb
2007
17 Mar
2012
08 Apr
2007
08 May
2013
22 Jun
2010
08 Jul
2013
08 Aug
2006
05 Sep
2011
20 Oct
2007
08 Nov
2009
29 Dec
2011
18 Jan
2013
    
Mean daily sunshine (hours)               
 
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Mean daily solar exposure (MJ/m2) 18.618.019.220.019.318.419.421.924.025.224.621.420.8251990
2014
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Mean number of clear days              22008
2010
   
Mean number of cloudy days              22008
2010
   
Mean daily evaporation (mm)               
 
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StatisticsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnualYearsPlotMap
9 am conditions  
Mean 9am temperature (°C) 28.327.927.928.027.326.325.525.826.928.129.229.127.5161995
2010
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Mean 9am wet-bulb temperature (°C) 25.825.525.525.224.323.522.522.523.224.125.125.724.4131995
2010
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Mean 9am dew-point temperature (°C) 24.624.624.323.922.922.020.920.421.021.823.124.122.8151995
2010
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Mean 9am relative humidity (%) 80838179777876737069707576151995
2010
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Mean 9am cloud cover (oktas)              22008
2010
   
Mean 9am wind speed (km/h) 14.614.012.818.521.322.222.624.426.025.621.416.220.0151995
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) 29.428.929.029.128.728.127.527.628.529.430.230.128.9161995
2010
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Mean 3pm wet-bulb temperature (°C) 25.925.925.825.524.623.922.923.023.524.325.525.924.7121995
2010
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Mean 3pm dew-point temperature (°C) 24.424.624.323.822.621.720.420.120.821.723.024.122.6151995
2010
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Mean 3pm relative humidity (%) 75787674706965646464667170151995
2010
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Mean 3pm cloud cover (oktas)              22008
2010
   
Mean 3pm wind speed (km/h) 17.317.116.522.026.328.830.330.730.629.525.419.724.5151995
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 IDCJCM0036 Prepared at Thu 18 Dec 2014 04:31:30 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_027058_All.shtml
  • Summary statistics and locational map for this site:
       http://www.bom.gov.au/climate/averages/tables/cw_027058.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/IDCJCM0036_027058.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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