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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 33.2 33.6 34.6 33.4 31.3 32.0 33.4 35.7 36.8 37.0 35.3 34.2
Mean Min (°C)
24.6 24.3 23.4 20.9 17.0 14.1 13.9 14.5 19.0 22.5 24.6 24.9 20.3
Mean Rain (mm)
323.5 304.6 226.4 44.3 18.1 3.2 2.0 0.4 1.7 39.7 87.8 240.7 1293.8
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
20.2 18.7 16.7 7.1 2.0 0.9 0.6 1.1 0.8 4.4 9.6 16.2 94.2

Kalumburu Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
40.0 38.5 39.2 38.8 38.3 36.0 36.8 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 23.8 23.7 23.9 26.0 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 35.5 35.6 36.4 35.5 33.4 33.3 34.5 37.1 38.1 38.3 37.5 35.4
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 24.2 23.5 20.7 17.8 18.8 16.7 21.6 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)
149.8 131.6 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 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 1.4 1.2 0.5 3.6
≥ 35.0°C
11.9 7.6 11.3 15.2 8.0 0.9 1.8 6.0 19.4 26.6 24.8 18.8 148.5
≥ 30.0°C
27.9 25.6 28.9 28.4 28.3 21.2 25.6 29.1 28.5 30.3 28.2 28.5 317.7
≤ 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
15 16 16 15 16 16 15 15 16 17 16 16 15.7
Earliest Entry
1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
15 16 16 15 16 16 15 16 16 17 16 16 15.8
Earliest Entry
1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
16 16 16 16 16 16 16 16 16 17 17 17 16.0
Earliest Entry
1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

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

Heat put on hold in the southeast

14:24 EDT

Temperatures will cool down for much of the week for South Australia, Victoria and New South Wales.

Brief monsoonal activity for QLD and the NT

12:58 EDT

The monsoon trough has made a glancing blow of Queensland's Cape York Peninsula and the Top End.

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.