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Troughton Island Climate

Troughton Island Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
31.8 31.5 32.0 32.7 31.1 28.9 28.2 28.8 30.2 31.7 33.0 33.0 31.1
Mean Min (°C)
26.4 26.2 26.5 26.8 25.4 23.3 22.2 22.5 24.5 26.3 27.5 27.3 25.4
Mean Rain (mm)
273.9 205.2 141.4 33.2 44.8 7.1 3.1 0.6 0.3 2.8 10.4 119.2 838.0
Median Rain (mm)
179.4 159.9 105.0 6.0 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.0 43.2 704.9
Mean Rain Days
13.5 12.3 10.6 3.2 2.7 0.7 0.9 1.9 1.0 0.5 1.5 6.9 49.3

Troughton Island Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
36.3 35.2 35.4 36.1 35.4 32.5 31.8 35.6 34.4 35.6 35.6 36.4 36.4
Low Max (°C)
26.1 26.7 26.9 27.1 24.7 21.7 20.6 22.4 27.6 24.3 29.6 27.7 20.6
High Min (°C)
29.9 29.4 30.0 29.8 29.2 27.3 26.0 26.6 27.7 29.1 30.4 30.1 30.4
Low Min (°C)
20.0 20.0 21.1 22.3 19.6 15.5 15.0 18.2 20.6 18.4 22.2 20.6 15.0
High Rain (mm)
367.3 123.4 260.6 126.4 110.5 59.4 18.3 1.0 2.6 19.2 50.0 313.4 367.3

Troughton Island Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
33.2 33.3 33.6 34.3 32.8 30.5 29.8 30.4 31.9 33.3 33.7 34.0 32.0
Low Mn. Max (°C)
30.0 29.8 30.4 30.4 29.0 27.0 26.3 26.9 29.0 30.1 31.7 31.5 30.1
High Mn. Min (°C)
27.7 27.6 28.4 28.4 26.9 25.6 24.3 24.6 26.4 27.6 28.4 28.6 26.5
Low Mn. Min (°C)
25.2 24.3 24.9 25.2 24.0 21.0 20.0 20.9 22.6 24.4 26.0 26.2 23.9
High Rain (mm)
592.9 455.4 518.2 336.8 214.0 85.3 46.0 4.2 1.4 56.4 79.5 717.2 1595.0
Low Rain (mm)
26.9 8.4 0.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 4.9 212.0

Troughton Island Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

TROUGHTON ISLAND

Mean daily minimum temp
Mean daily maximum temp
Highest/lowest on record
Highest/lowest on record
Mean monthly rainfall

Troughton Island Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
≥ 35.0°C
0.1 0.0 0.2 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.7 1.7
≥ 30.0°C
26.1 23.3 28.3 28.9 24.8 8.3 2.6 5.2 16.9 28.6 29.1 28.9 235.3
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Troughton Island 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
33.3 33.2 33.4 33.9 32.7 30.6 29.6 30.1 31.5 32.8 33.9 34.2 33.3
Low Max
30.1 29.8 30.7 31.7 29.5 27.4 26.8 27.7 29.1 30.7 32.1 31.7 28.6
High Min
28.3 28.2 28.2 28.2 27.0 25.1 24.0 24.2 26.0 27.3 28.4 28.8 27.9
Low Min
24.0 23.9 24.4 25.3 23.8 21.6 20.6 21.1 23.2 25.1 26.3 25.2 22.6

Troughton Island Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
34 34 35 35 35 34 34 35 34 35 35 34 34.5
Earliest Entry
1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
34 34 35 35 35 34 34 35 35 35 35 34 34.5
Earliest Entry
1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
29 29 29 29 29 29 28 29 30 30 28 30 28.9
Earliest Entry
1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1956 1956 1956 1956 1956
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

TROUGHTON ISLAND
Kimberley, Western Australia
13.7542°S 126.1485°E 6m AMSL
Commenced 1956
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Rain welcome but many in western Queensland 'still doing it tough'

21:28 EDT

Rain in parts of western Queensland in the past week has raised hope that the drought may finally be over, but the long, dry years have already devastated pastures and wiped out incomes for many farming families.

Solid central Australian rain a bonus as pastoral company progresses with drought-proofing strategy aimed at selling heavier cattle

17:06 EDT

A Central Australian pastoral company says recent solid rain across its five cattle stations is a welcome bonus as it continues with a drought-proofing strategy.

Tropical Cyclone Tatiana intensifies, may bring dangerous swell to Queensland coast: BoM

16:18 EDT

Queensland's first cyclone of the season poses no immediate threat to the coast but may whip up dangerous swells for south-east beaches early next week, the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says.