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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

September heat records on the forecast

11:36 EST

Unprecedented September heat will affect southern Queensland and northern NSW on Wednesday and Thursday, causing some locations to break records for the second time in a week.

Come by Chance picnic races buoys spirits of farmers despite heat and dust and drought

11:22 EST

"I have come here when it's flooded and we can't get out, and I've come here when it's been that bloody dusty we can't see the races." The venue in question was the Come by Chance racecourse and campdraft grounds, on a black-soil floodplain in western New South Wales.

Dam levels across NSW continue to hold despite record dry winter

09:40 EST

Despite a record dry winter and extremely warm daytime temperatures in New South Wales over the last four months, the state's dams are still relatively full.