Fairfax Media Network

Caiguna Climate

Caiguna Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
29.3 28.2 25.8 24.8 20.4 18.9 17.5 18.7 20.4 24.1 26.3 27.0 23.4
Mean Min (°C)
14.1 14.8 12.7 11.1 7.0 4.7 3.7 4.1 5.1 8.2 10.8 12.0 8.9
Mean Rain (mm)
19.6 21.9 25.9 19.0 32.3 27.7 31.4 22.7 20.9 14.2 19.5 17.1 272.0
Median Rain (mm)
9.9 9.9 14.3 15.3 23.6 22.4 24.0 19.9 18.0 11.8 17.6 8.7 238.6
Mean Rain Days
3.1 3.4 4.5 4.8 6.7 6.3 7.9 7.1 5.3 3.6 4.0 3.5 59.9

Caiguna Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
44.5 41.7 40.3 38.4 31.6 26.1 30.0 30.2 31.2 37.1 42.3 42.4 44.5
Low Max (°C)
17.9 17.7 16.7 16.1 13.1 13.6 10.6 12.9 11.8 14.4 16.8 11.5 10.6
High Min (°C)
22.7 21.7 20.8 22.2 17.2 12.6 13.9 12.2 12.8 17.6 29.4 19.7 29.4
Low Min (°C)
4.7 4.7 5.6 2.1 -1.4 -4.3 -5.3 -2.8 -2.8 -2.7 0.2 2.7 -5.3
High Rain (mm)
67.8 45.1 54.4 26.0 48.0 52.2 73.3 21.3 61.0 19.6 23.4 34.7 73.3

Caiguna Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
31.0 29.5 27.3 25.8 21.4 19.7 19.4 20.1 22.0 25.6 27.9 28.6 31.0
Low Mn. Max (°C)
27.4 25.7 24.6 23.8 18.7 18.0 16.3 17.8 19.2 22.3 24.7 25.8 16.3
High Mn. Min (°C)
14.2 15.4 13.9 12.6 8.6 5.9 4.6 4.3 5.5 9.0 11.5 12.2 15.4
Low Mn. Min (°C)
14.0 14.2 11.3 9.9 5.7 3.5 2.9 3.7 4.1 7.1 8.7 11.9 2.9
High Rain (mm)
136.0 89.5 108.7 88.9 140.6 80.0 96.3 63.0 67.4 65.3 69.6 62.7 140.6
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.6 0.0 0.0

Caiguna Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

CAIGUNA ASA

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

Caiguna Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
2.7 2.0 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.8 0.8 5.9
≥ 35.0°C
6.3 5.0 2.3 0.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.8 3.5 3.8 21.2
≥ 30.0°C
12.7 9.7 6.0 5.3 0.8 0.0 0.3 0.3 0.8 5.5 8.5 8.3 56.7
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 4.3 7.0 10.8 10.0 6.8 2.8 1.0 0.0 43.0
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.3 3.0 6.0 4.0 2.5 0.5 0.0 0.0 17.3

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
37.4 36.4 32.7 30.8 24.7 21.6 20.7 22.3 24.8 30.8 33.6 34.7 30.6
Low Max
22.7 22.2 20.6 20.0 16.2 16.2 14.5 14.9 15.7 18.3 19.7 20.6 17.1
High Min
18.1 17.9 16.9 16.5 11.4 8.9 7.7 8.9 9.0 12.8 15.1 15.8 15.5
Low Min
9.4 11.1 8.4 6.0 2.2 0.4 -0.7 0.1 1.5 3.3 6.1 7.7 2.8

Caiguna Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
3 3 3 4 4 2 4 3 4 4 4 3 3.4
Earliest Entry
1967 1967 1967 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966
Latest Entry
1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1968 1969
Years of Maxima
3 3 3 4 4 2 4 3 4 4 4 3 3.4
Earliest Entry
1967 1967 1967 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966
Latest Entry
1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1968 1969
Years of Rainfall
36 34 33 34 33 34 33 34 33 33 34 32 33.6
Earliest Entry
1962 1962 1963 1963 1963 1963 1963 1963 1963 1963 1962 1962 1962
Latest Entry
2001 2000 2000 2000 2000 2000 2000 2000 1999 1999 1999 1999 2001

Station Details

CAIGUNA ASA
Eucla, Western Australia
32.2653°S 125.4894°E 109m AMSL
Commenced 1962
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Heatwave to scorch Queensland 'well into next week', BOM warns

18:22 EDT

Temperatures will remain above 40 degrees Celsius in parts of central and southern Queensland until at least Wednesday next week, the Bureau of Meterology (BOM) warns.

Do you know the signs of heat stress?

17:26 EDT

Hot weather can take a serious toll on our health.

Extreme heatwave sparks total fire ban in NSW

16:01 EDT

The sort of temperatures that see roads melt and cold taps flowing with boiling water are set to scorch Sydney and northern New South Wales over the next few days with the weather bureau officially forecasting a rare "extreme heatwave".