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Channel Point Climate

Channel Point Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
31.7 31.5 31.9 32.4 31.1 29.3 29.1 29.6 31.1 32.3 32.8 32.3 31.3
Mean Min (°C)
25.1 25.1 24.7 23.5 20.6 17.8 17.1 17.9 21.6 24.1 25.0 25.1 22.4
Mean Rain (mm)
455.7 409.4 351.2 112.1 12.4 0.9 0.1 4.1 7.4 62.1 127.2 346.4 1908.4
Median Rain (mm)
327.2 428.2 316.8 59.3 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.6 35.1 95.2 300.1 1651.3
Mean Rain Days
19.6 18.7 17.4 8.0 1.7 0.3 0.4 0.8 1.4 5.8 9.9 17.2 97.4

Channel Point Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
35.0 34.1 35.0 35.5 35.2 34.1 34.7 36.0 36.6 37.7 36.2 35.7 37.7
Low Max (°C)
27.1 26.5 26.1 25.8 25.0 19.4 23.7 25.2 28.3 24.0 27.0 25.5 19.4
High Min (°C)
29.6 29.4 29.4 28.9 26.0 25.0 24.6 24.6 27.0 28.1 29.8 29.7 29.8
Low Min (°C)
18.0 20.3 18.4 16.5 13.5 9.9 10.0 10.9 14.0 17.7 19.8 20.6 9.9
High Rain (mm)
209.0 311.1 185.8 116.2 43.4 19.5 0.2 51.4 34.6 73.4 79.8 252.4 311.1

Channel Point Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
32.6 33.0 33.4 33.6 32.4 30.7 30.6 30.5 32.0 33.1 33.2 33.6 32.0
Low Mn. Max (°C)
30.6 30.4 30.5 30.8 29.3 26.9 27.6 28.6 30.2 31.3 32.3 31.5 30.4
High Mn. Min (°C)
26.1 26.6 26.1 24.7 23.0 19.7 20.5 20.0 23.5 25.4 26.5 25.8 23.5
Low Mn. Min (°C)
24.1 24.2 24.0 21.3 18.4 15.7 15.4 15.8 19.5 23.4 24.3 23.7 21.3
High Rain (mm)
878.1 833.3 778.1 460.2 104.6 19.5 2.7 52.4 34.6 182.6 272.6 717.2 2953.2
Low Rain (mm)
87.0 181.8 81.7 1.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 31.2 28.6 1096.9

Channel Point 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

Channel Point 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
0.0 0.0 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.5 0.7 0.4 0.2 2.3
≥ 30.0°C
24.1 23.3 26.5 25.1 18.6 9.1 7.8 9.2 19.6 22.2 23.1 24.1 219.8
≤ 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

Channel Point 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
33.0 33.0 33.4 33.7 33.0 31.3 30.6 30.8 32.1 33.2 33.7 33.7 33.2
Low Max
30.2 29.9 30.2 31.1 29.5 27.0 27.3 28.2 29.8 31.3 31.9 30.9 29.0
High Min
27.5 27.0 25.5 25.0 23.5 20.9 20.0 20.7 24.4 26.4 27.5 27.1 25.6
Low Min
23.3 23.5 23.2 21.6 17.2 14.3 14.2 15.3 19.5 22.0 23.2 23.3 17.8

Channel Point Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
20 22 22 21 18 17 18 18 18 16 18 19 18.9
Earliest Entry
1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
21 22 22 20 18 17 18 18 18 16 18 19 18.8
Earliest Entry
1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
26 27 27 27 27 26 26 25 26 25 26 26 26.1
Earliest Entry
1991 1991 1991 1991 1991 1991 1991 1991 1991 1991 1990 1990 1990
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

CHANNEL POINT
Darwin-Daly, Northern Territory
13.1672°S 130.1226°E 3m AMSL
Commenced 1990
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Weather News

Victoria sweats through heatwave as bushfires ease

19:43 EDT

Victorians are being warned that there will be no respite from the heat overnight, Two fire emergency warnings have been downgraded to Watch and Act messages — one for a fire at Dreeit South, near Colac and another for people living in Mumbannar and Wanwin near the border of South Australia.

Four days of intense heat in western Sydney

17:28 EDT

Parts of western Sydney could experience their hottest four-day spell in more than 20 years between Friday and Monday.

SA heatwave forecast forces total fire bans, cancellation of TDU community challenge event

12:36 EDT

South Australia is facing two days of temperatures in the 40s, with total fire bans imposed for many parts of the state and the extreme weather forcing changes to the Tour Down Under cycling.