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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

TOWNSVILLE AERO

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) 31.431.130.729.627.625.625.126.027.829.430.731.528.9741940
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Highest temperature (°C) 44.342.737.635.832.232.231.633.336.537.141.042.144.3741940
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Date07 Jan
1994
13 Feb
1969
15 Mar
1993
02 Apr
1988
01 May
1996
17 Jun
2002
14 Jul
1964
28 Aug
1964
15 Sep
2003
25 Oct
1958
15 Nov
1971
30 Dec
1984
07 Jan
1994
    
Lowest maximum temperature (°C) 23.924.524.321.116.613.916.415.819.023.624.422.913.9741940
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Date08 Jan
1966
02 Feb
1945
21 Mar
1974
30 Apr
1982
26 May
1990
21 Jun
2007
28 Jul
1979
06 Aug
1995
07 Sep
1975
22 Oct
1964
06 Nov
1956
06 Dec
1964
21 Jun
2007
    
Decile 1 maximum temperature (°C) 29.128.828.727.725.623.122.924.026.027.729.029.6 751940
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Decile 9 maximum temperature(°C) 33.633.232.531.429.527.827.028.029.731.432.433.4 751940
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Mean number of days ≥ 30 °C25.322.022.712.71.30.10.10.52.69.921.426.4145.0741940
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Mean number of days ≥ 35 °C0.80.50.30.00.00.00.00.00.10.20.60.83.3741940
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Mean number of days ≥ 40 °C0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.10.1741940
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Minimum temperature  
Mean minimum temperature (°C)24.324.122.920.617.614.613.714.717.420.722.924.119.8741940
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Lowest temperature (°C)18.717.916.710.96.24.43.51.17.78.214.117.91.1741940
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Date06 Jan
2001
16 Feb
1951
31 Mar
1953
14 Apr
1994
23 May
1957
20 Jun
1995
06 Jul
1984
09 Aug
1941
04 Sep
1985
03 Oct
1941
21 Nov
1986
05 Dec
1998
09 Aug
1941
    
Highest minimum temperature (°C)29.030.627.426.625.223.021.723.125.126.427.928.830.6741940
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Date22 Jan
1994
13 Feb
1969
03 Mar
1994
04 Apr
1995
05 May
1996
04 Jun
2007
25 Jul
2010
23 Aug
2010
30 Sep
1996
24 Oct
2005
24 Nov
1988
31 Dec
2001
13 Feb
1969
    
Decile 1 minimum temperature (°C) 22.222.320.817.713.49.78.810.213.417.320.421.8 751940
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Decile 9 minimum temperature (°C) 26.426.025.023.321.419.018.419.321.123.825.226.3 751940
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Mean number of days ≤ 2 °C 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0741940
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Mean number of days ≤ 0 °C 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0741940
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Ground surface temperature  
Mean daily ground minimum temperature (°C) 23.123.021.519.215.513.111.312.515.919.521.623.118.3191995
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Lowest ground temperature (°C) 15.717.413.410.33.21.30.60.52.59.815.116.40.5191995
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Date06 Jan
2001
04 Feb
2011
31 Mar
2012
30 Apr
2011
27 May
2011
19 Jun
2011
23 Jul
2011
12 Aug
2012
11 Sep
2011
03 Oct
2011
14 Nov
2012
05 Dec
1998
12 Aug
2012
    
Mean number of days ground min. temp. ≤ -1 °C 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0191995
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StatisticsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnualYearsPlotMap
Rainfall  
Mean rainfall (mm) 273.8305.0190.067.732.620.814.616.210.424.260.0129.11145.4741940
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Highest rainfall (mm) 1141.7960.8696.2546.2180.8111.4173.7258.284.4252.8345.2458.02399.8741940
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Date1953200920112000197720071950199820101975200019752000    
Lowest rainfall (mm) 8.84.22.00.30.00.00.00.00.00.00.20.0464.2741940
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Date1947198320081947200119682002201120122002199020011969    
Decile 1 rainfall (mm) 45.264.319.23.01.70.40.10.00.01.24.118.2597.0741940
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Decile 5 (median) rainfall (mm) 214.4242.3139.832.019.09.52.74.02.213.432.182.21076.4741940
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Decile 9 rainfall (mm) 583.0586.1426.2173.379.166.631.445.131.151.5137.8353.11792.9741940
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Highest daily rainfall (mm) 548.8317.6366.5271.696.093.089.8134.264.689.4132.8206.8548.8741941
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Date11 Jan
1998
01 Feb
1977
03 Mar
1946
04 Apr
2000
11 May
1956
06 Jun
1990
10 Jul
2012
30 Aug
1998
20 Sep
2010
14 Oct
1975
24 Nov
1950
31 Dec
2009
11 Jan
1998
    
Mean number of days of rain 14.615.612.77.86.04.13.02.62.44.87.39.890.7741940
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Mean number of days of rain ≥ 1 mm 11.712.89.65.43.72.41.91.51.32.95.07.365.5741941
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Mean number of days of rain ≥ 10 mm 6.06.64.01.60.80.50.40.40.30.61.63.125.9741941
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Mean number of days of rain ≥ 25 mm 3.33.52.20.60.20.20.10.10.10.20.71.412.6741941
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StatisticsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnualYearsPlotMap
Other daily elements  
Mean daily wind run (km) 400377371353312310312327368433439420368181996
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Maximum wind gust speed (km/h) 9713514313078857668718480197197711940
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Date12 Jan
1989
03 Feb
2011
06 Mar
1956
03 Apr
2000
30 May
1957
11 Jun
1955
08 Jul
1987
18 Aug
1949
05 Sep
1950
30 Oct
1984
02 Nov
1984
24 Dec
1971
24 Dec
1971
    
Mean daily sunshine (hours) 7.97.37.57.87.57.88.49.09.69.89.49.08.4571957
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Mean daily solar exposure (MJ/m2) 23.721.721.519.116.515.416.719.523.025.025.325.121.0251990
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Mean number of clear days 4.63.26.48.910.112.815.416.414.812.59.16.6120.8701940
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Mean number of cloudy days 14.214.512.69.610.17.46.34.73.23.75.98.9101.1701940
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Mean daily evaporation (mm) 8.07.26.96.45.54.95.26.17.58.89.08.87.0421969
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StatisticsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnualYearsPlotMap
9 am conditions  
Mean 9am temperature (°C) 28.127.627.225.623.020.219.521.123.926.227.728.424.9701940
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Mean 9am wet-bulb temperature (°C) 24.224.323.421.418.916.315.716.818.921.022.623.720.6701940
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Mean 9am dew-point temperature (°C) 22.222.621.219.016.013.012.113.115.017.519.621.317.7611940
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Mean 9am relative humidity (%) 71757168666565636060636666611940
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Mean 9am cloud cover (oktas) 5.45.74.63.94.03.43.13.03.23.94.44.74.1701940
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Mean 9am wind speed (km/h) 10.99.710.210.78.88.37.910.013.715.715.113.511.2701940
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) 30.029.829.528.226.324.423.824.626.227.929.230.127.5701940
2010
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Mean 3pm wet-bulb temperature (°C) 24.925.124.222.520.418.117.518.219.721.623.124.221.6701940
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Mean 3pm dew-point temperature (°C) 22.422.821.419.316.413.112.213.315.217.619.721.317.9611940
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Mean 3pm relative humidity (%) 65676360565251525355586058611940
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Mean 3pm cloud cover (oktas) 4.75.24.74.34.13.53.02.62.32.43.03.83.6701940
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Mean 3pm wind speed (km/h) 19.918.519.620.619.418.119.921.923.623.523.122.220.9701940
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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 23 Oct 2014 06:08:54 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_032040_All.shtml
  • Summary statistics and locational map for this site:
       http://www.bom.gov.au/climate/averages/tables/cw_032040.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_032040.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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