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Kalumburu Climate

Kalumburu Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
33.9 33.5 33.9 34.8 33.6 31.6 32.1 33.5 35.8 36.8 37.1 35.2 34.3
Mean Min (°C)
24.6 24.3 23.6 20.9 17.1 14.4 14.0 14.6 19.1 22.5 24.7 24.9 20.5
Mean Rain (mm)
322.4 294.7 222.8 39.6 19.3 2.8 1.8 0.4 1.9 39.0 86.1 255.0 1304.2
Median Rain (mm)
277.4 296.2 191.4 20.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 8.2 68.5 147.4 1124.6
Mean Rain Days
19.9 18.1 16.7 6.7 2.1 0.8 0.5 1.0 0.8 4.4 9.6 16.5 92.0

Kalumburu Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
40.0 39.6 39.2 40.2 39.0 37.3 38.3 37.5 41.4 41.6 42.1 40.3 42.1
Low Max (°C)
25.7 24.7 25.4 26.0 20.0 20.9 26.0 28.1 30.4 28.3 30.0 26.0 20.0
High Min (°C)
29.0 28.0 27.3 25.6 25.4 23.9 23.7 23.9 27.7 28.8 29.0 29.3 29.3
Low Min (°C)
21.0 20.2 14.5 2.4 7.0 4.5 5.0 7.0 8.4 14.7 19.5 21.0 2.4
High Rain (mm)
116.0 172.8 130.0 84.0 70.0 14.6 26.6 2.0 12.0 50.4 67.2 241.0 241.0

Kalumburu Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
36.5 36.1 36.7 38.0 35.5 35.3 33.8 34.5 37.5 38.1 38.3 37.5 36.0
Low Mn. Max (°C)
31.3 31.0 31.3 31.8 31.3 29.0 30.5 32.4 33.3 34.9 35.4 33.4 32.7
High Mn. Min (°C)
25.1 24.9 24.7 23.5 21.1 19.4 18.8 16.7 22.5 24.6 26.0 25.3 21.7
Low Mn. Min (°C)
23.9 23.2 22.4 17.3 12.3 9.8 10.6 12.0 16.3 21.3 23.3 24.3 19.1
High Rain (mm)
683.0 721.8 480.2 204.0 175.8 33.4 26.8 2.2 12.0 179.2 247.2 519.6 1989.8
Low Rain (mm)
149.8 92.6 45.0 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 19.4 70.8 768.2

Kalumburu Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

KALUMBURU

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

Kalumburu Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6 1.4 1.3 0.4 3.6
≥ 35.0°C
11.8 9.0 13.1 16.1 8.8 2.0 2.2 6.2 20.3 26.6 25.3 18.2 151.1
≥ 30.0°C
28.1 25.6 29.1 28.6 28.5 22.1 25.7 29.3 28.6 30.4 28.4 28.2 312.2
≤ 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

Kalumburu 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
37.0 35.9 35.9 36.5 35.9 34.0 34.0 35.0 37.5 39.0 39.1 38.0 37.1
Low Max
31.3 30.5 31.0 33.0 31.0 28.7 30.0 32.0 33.8 35.0 35.4 32.1 31.2
High Min
26.0 25.5 24.8 23.7 21.0 18.8 18.9 18.6 22.5 24.9 26.6 26.1 25.0
Low Min
23.2 23.3 22.4 18.0 12.1 9.7 9.4 11.0 16.0 20.5 23.0 23.8 14.0

Kalumburu Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
18 19 19 18 19 18 17 17 18 19 18 18 18.1
Earliest Entry
1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
18 19 19 18 19 18 17 17 18 19 18 18 18.2
Earliest Entry
1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
19 19 19 19 19 18 18 18 18 19 19 18 18.3
Earliest Entry
1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

KALUMBURU
Kimberley, Western Australia
14.2964°S 126.6453°E 23m AMSL
Commenced 1997
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