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Giles Climate

Giles Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
37.3 35.9 33.7 29.4 23.7 20.2 20.0 22.7 27.5 31.8 34.3 35.8 29.3
Mean Min (°C)
23.6 22.8 20.5 16.5 11.4 8.0 6.8 8.7 13.0 17.2 19.9 21.9 15.8
Mean Rain (mm)
30.0 45.5 36.1 17.4 20.3 17.4 11.3 9.9 10.8 15.2 27.8 45.7 287.2
Median Rain (mm)
20.2 20.6 13.0 5.8 4.8 6.9 2.6 1.4 2.3 4.9 12.6 28.6 249.6
Mean Rain Days
5.4 5.4 4.3 2.9 3.7 3.3 2.4 2.2 2.5 3.3 5.3 6.7 46.7

Giles Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
45.7 44.4 42.2 38.3 33.9 29.9 30.8 33.2 38.2 41.6 43.9 45.1 45.7
Low Max (°C)
19.1 18.1 15.1 14.2 10.6 12.1 9.2 9.0 11.4 15.4 17.8 16.7 9.0
High Min (°C)
32.1 31.2 30.4 27.4 23.3 20.2 20.5 20.8 25.5 29.3 30.0 31.4 32.1
Low Min (°C)
11.7 9.8 8.9 5.4 1.8 -1.6 -1.1 -0.6 2.0 5.5 7.0 9.5 -1.6
High Rain (mm)
104.2 217.2 121.6 54.2 54.6 53.0 40.4 64.4 58.8 41.4 68.2 121.2 217.2

Giles Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
40.3 40.4 38.1 33.6 27.3 23.2 22.6 26.9 31.7 35.6 38.2 38.7 30.7
Low Mn. Max (°C)
33.2 30.2 26.8 23.6 18.9 17.6 16.2 18.5 22.9 24.9 28.3 32.0 27.1
High Mn. Min (°C)
26.6 26.8 24.3 20.3 14.2 13.1 10.2 12.1 15.5 20.5 23.4 24.4 17.3
Low Mn. Min (°C)
20.5 19.4 16.7 13.2 7.1 4.7 3.1 5.8 9.4 12.7 15.9 19.3 14.0
High Rain (mm)
122.0 312.2 330.6 124.8 93.4 113.9 55.2 77.6 63.2 98.4 136.4 327.4 843.4
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.8 38.0

Giles Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE

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

Giles Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
7.2 4.0 0.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 2.0 4.0 18.0
≥ 35.0°C
24.1 18.8 13.6 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.8 8.6 14.7 19.6 101.2
≥ 30.0°C
29.6 25.8 25.8 14.5 1.9 0.0 0.1 0.9 10.1 21.1 25.5 28.5 182.3
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.9 1.9 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.5
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
40.8 40.0 37.8 33.6 27.9 23.9 24.0 27.0 32.2 36.3 38.9 39.8 37.7
Low Max
33.6 31.7 29.4 25.0 19.3 16.9 16.2 18.3 22.1 26.4 29.5 31.6 20.2
High Min
26.9 26.5 24.6 20.6 15.5 12.4 10.9 13.1 17.6 21.8 24.4 25.9 23.7
Low Min
20.0 19.2 16.7 12.2 7.2 3.9 3.0 4.5 8.1 12.3 15.6 18.0 7.2

Giles Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
58 58 58 58 58 58 58 59 59 59 59 59 58.3
Earliest Entry
1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1956 1956 1956 1956 1956 1956
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
58 58 58 58 58 58 58 59 59 59 59 59 58.4
Earliest Entry
1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1956 1956 1956 1956 1956 1956
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
58 58 58 58 58 58 58 59 59 59 59 59 58.4
Earliest Entry
1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1956 1956 1956 1956 1956 1956
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE
Interior, Western Australia
25.0341°S 128.3010°E 598m AMSL
Commenced 1956
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Kimberley wet season causing havoc but creating tourism opportunities

21:33 EDT

WA's Kimberley is in the midst of one of its biggest wet seasons on record, causing headaches for emergency services, remote communities and cattle stations cut off by flooding, but it has not been all bad news for the region.

Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria prompting evacuations at Borroloola

19:40 EDT

Some homes in the community of Borroloola on the Gulf of Carpentaria have been evacuated with 74 residents sheltering elsewhere, as they wait for Cyclone Alfred to make landfall about sunrise on Tuesday.

King Ash Bay fishing village flooded as Tropical Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria

14:35 EDT

Shacks in the fishing village of King Ash Bay in the Northern Territory's Gulf of Carpentaria have been flooded by the McArthur River.