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Darwin Ap Climate

Darwin Ap Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
31.8 31.5 31.9 32.7 32.0 30.7 30.6 31.4 32.6 33.3 33.3 32.6 32.0
Mean Min (°C)
24.8 24.7 24.6 24.0 22.1 19.9 19.3 20.3 23.0 24.9 25.3 25.3 23.2
Mean Rain (mm)
424.3 374.7 317.1 101.6 21.3 1.8 1.1 4.8 15.8 70.3 142.2 254.4 1736.1
Median Rain (mm)
410.0 355.3 282.8 73.2 4.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 6.4 51.6 135.6 223.6 1698.3
Mean Rain Days
21.3 20.3 19.6 9.3 2.3 0.6 0.5 0.6 2.4 6.9 12.4 17.0 112.5

Darwin Ap Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
36.1 36.0 36.0 36.7 36.0 34.6 34.8 37.0 37.7 38.9 37.3 37.0 38.9
Low Max (°C)
25.7 24.8 25.7 21.9 22.7 22.7 21.1 25.1 27.6 24.7 25.6 24.0 21.1
High Min (°C)
29.3 29.4 29.2 28.3 26.6 25.6 26.6 25.6 27.2 28.8 29.7 29.7 29.7
Low Min (°C)
20.2 17.2 19.2 16.0 13.8 12.1 10.4 13.0 14.3 19.0 19.3 19.8 10.4
High Rain (mm)
290.4 367.6 240.6 142.7 89.6 46.8 19.2 80.0 70.6 95.5 105.0 277.0 367.6

Darwin Ap Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
33.4 33.5 34.1 34.5 33.5 33.2 32.6 32.9 34.0 34.8 34.7 34.4 33.2
Low Mn. Max (°C)
30.1 29.8 29.7 30.3 30.0 28.7 28.8 29.2 30.6 31.1 31.7 30.8 30.8
High Mn. Min (°C)
26.2 26.0 26.2 25.5 24.7 23.0 22.3 22.7 24.9 26.3 27.0 27.3 24.2
Low Mn. Min (°C)
23.7 23.4 23.1 22.5 19.9 16.1 15.9 17.8 20.9 23.2 23.7 23.8 22.3
High Rain (mm)
940.4 1110.2 1013.6 396.2 298.9 50.6 26.6 83.8 129.8 338.7 370.8 664.5 2776.6
Low Rain (mm)
136.1 103.3 88.0 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 17.2 18.8 1024.7

Darwin Ap Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

DARWIN AIRPORT

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

Darwin Ap Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°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
≥ 35.0°C
0.3 0.1 0.4 1.2 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.2 2.1 3.0 2.5 1.3 11.1
≥ 30.0°C
26.3 23.1 27.3 28.6 28.3 20.8 20.8 25.7 29.0 30.3 29.2 28.7 314.5
≤ 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

Darwin Ap 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
33.3 33.1 33.5 34.1 33.6 32.3 32.2 33.0 34.3 34.6 34.5 34.1 33.8
Low Max
29.9 29.6 30.2 31.3 30.4 28.8 28.9 29.7 31.0 31.9 32.0 31.0 30.1
High Min
26.9 26.6 26.0 25.4 24.3 22.4 21.7 22.7 24.8 26.4 27.3 27.5 26.0
Low Min
23.0 23.1 23.1 22.7 19.6 17.2 16.8 18.2 21.4 23.5 23.3 23.3 19.9

Darwin Ap Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
76 76 76 76 76 75 76 76 76 75 75 76 75.6
Earliest Entry
1942 1941 1941 1941 1941 1941 1941 1941 1941 1941 1941 1941 1941
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
76 76 76 76 76 76 76 76 76 75 75 76 75.7
Earliest Entry
1942 1941 1941 1941 1941 1941 1941 1941 1941 1941 1941 1941 1941
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
77 77 77 77 77 76 76 76 76 76 76 76 76.4
Earliest Entry
1941 1941 1941 1941 1941 1941 1941 1941 1941 1941 1941 1941 1941
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

DARWIN AIRPORT
Darwin-Daly, Northern Territory
12.4239°S 130.8925°E 30m AMSL
Commenced 1941
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