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Doongan Climate

Doongan Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
33.1 32.7 33.2 33.1 31.2 29.2 29.7 31.5 35.3 36.9 36.6 34.4 33.1
Mean Min (°C)
22.8 22.6 22.0 19.1 14.7 11.6 10.8 12.2 17.6 21.3 22.9 23.1 18.5
Mean Rain (mm)
304.5 243.0 202.9 46.8 13.8 4.9 0.7 0.9 5.2 46.6 110.3 239.4 1233.4
Median Rain (mm)
263.1 232.1 104.0 12.6 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 19.0 109.4 171.0 1152.0
Mean Rain Days
18.2 16.8 13.6 3.8 1.5 0.4 0.4 0.1 0.8 4.7 10.1 15.5 84.7

Doongan Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
40.0 39.0 38.8 38.5 36.5 35.0 34.6 37.0 39.9 44.0 43.2 40.5 44.0
Low Max (°C)
22.6 24.0 24.0 23.5 18.0 19.5 20.6 24.2 27.9 26.7 24.7 23.5 18.0
High Min (°C)
26.5 28.9 25.7 25.0 24.0 21.5 21.1 24.0 29.0 30.0 27.0 28.7 30.0
Low Min (°C)
15.8 17.0 13.5 8.5 3.6 2.0 1.8 1.6 5.8 12.5 16.0 14.0 1.6
High Rain (mm)
167.2 132.6 243.0 97.5 35.8 70.0 7.0 18.2 25.5 90.0 65.0 172.0 243.0

Doongan Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
35.7 35.5 35.2 35.1 33.7 32.3 31.7 33.5 36.6 38.4 38.7 38.0 34.3
Low Mn. Max (°C)
30.5 30.5 30.2 29.8 28.7 26.7 27.2 29.9 33.4 34.0 34.3 32.0 31.3
High Mn. Min (°C)
23.6 23.2 23.3 21.7 20.4 16.3 15.3 15.3 19.8 23.3 24.0 23.8 19.9
Low Mn. Min (°C)
22.3 21.3 19.7 15.7 10.6 7.5 8.0 9.3 14.4 20.1 22.0 22.3 17.1
High Rain (mm)
660.0 540.1 686.6 300.5 108.0 103.7 7.5 18.2 40.0 228.5 268.1 567.7 2461.8
Low Rain (mm)
35.7 46.8 20.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 36.4 43.8 751.0

Doongan Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

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

Doongan 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 0.0 1.0 1.1 0.5 2.5
≥ 35.0°C
8.2 6.0 8.1 4.6 0.8 0.0 0.0 1.4 17.1 23.3 22.7 13.3 98.4
≥ 30.0°C
25.2 22.3 25.3 24.1 20.1 12.0 13.8 20.3 25.5 26.4 27.7 25.6 250.9
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
≤ 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

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
36.0 35.5 35.5 35.0 33.8 31.8 32.2 34.0 37.0 38.6 39.0 37.5 36.8
Low Max
30.0 29.8 30.3 31.5 29.0 26.2 27.1 29.0 33.5 35.0 34.5 31.4 29.5
High Min
24.0 23.7 23.1 22.4 19.6 16.0 15.5 17.0 21.3 23.7 24.7 24.5 23.5
Low Min
21.5 21.4 20.5 15.2 9.9 7.0 6.2 7.6 14.1 19.0 21.2 21.7 11.1

Doongan Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
27 26 26 26 25 24 22 23 23 22 23 24 24.2
Earliest Entry
1989 1989 1989 1989 1989 1989 1989 1988 1988 1988 1988 1988 1988
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
27 26 27 25 25 23 23 24 24 24 25 25 24.7
Earliest Entry
1989 1989 1989 1989 1989 1989 1989 1988 1988 1988 1988 1988 1988
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
30 30 30 30 29 28 28 29 29 29 29 28 29.0
Earliest Entry
1988 1988 1988 1988 1988 1988 1988 1988 1988 1988 1988 1988 1988
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

DOONGAN
Kimberley, Western Australia
15.3797°S 126.3114°E 385m AMSL
Commenced 1988
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