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Groote Eylandt Ap Climate

Groote Eylandt Ap Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
33.3 32.9 32.3 32.3 31.0 28.8 28.7 30.0 32.6 34.1 34.3 34.2 32.0
Mean Min (°C)
25.1 24.9 23.7 21.7 19.0 16.5 15.4 14.9 17.8 20.9 23.5 25.1 20.6
Mean Rain (mm)
251.7 245.1 339.7 169.2 28.1 5.3 3.6 0.9 2.8 26.7 127.9 194.2 1361.5
Median Rain (mm)
200.1 255.4 320.0 68.6 17.0 1.6 0.8 0.4 0.6 19.6 85.4 138.8 1350.2
Mean Rain Days
18.7 17.1 19.9 13.4 6.6 3.6 3.1 1.9 2.0 3.9 10.4 13.3 109.6

Groote Eylandt Ap Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
38.3 38.0 36.7 35.3 34.8 33.0 33.0 33.7 36.4 39.1 39.3 39.1 39.3
Low Max (°C)
26.8 26.3 26.0 26.1 22.9 21.4 23.0 21.5 26.3 26.3 28.1 27.5 21.4
High Min (°C)
30.2 29.0 29.7 26.1 25.0 25.1 24.5 24.2 24.3 27.7 29.8 30.0 30.2
Low Min (°C)
21.0 19.6 17.0 13.7 10.6 7.0 7.0 8.0 8.4 13.2 16.0 20.0 7.0
High Rain (mm)
140.0 103.2 313.0 111.6 61.8 25.6 24.0 4.6 13.8 63.0 78.0 130.0 313.0

Groote Eylandt Ap Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
35.1 34.5 33.4 33.9 32.3 30.0 29.8 31.3 33.3 35.3 35.9 35.8 32.7
Low Mn. Max (°C)
31.7 31.6 31.4 30.3 29.5 26.6 27.3 29.2 31.3 33.1 32.8 33.0 31.5
High Mn. Min (°C)
25.7 26.3 24.9 23.8 21.9 18.8 20.5 17.9 20.9 22.8 25.1 26.7 22.1
Low Mn. Min (°C)
24.1 23.9 22.1 18.9 16.1 12.3 13.1 13.3 15.7 18.0 22.1 23.9 19.9
High Rain (mm)
577.0 507.2 570.0 445.8 76.4 30.2 25.4 4.8 20.2 80.4 245.2 498.2 1819.6
Low Rain (mm)
89.0 79.0 125.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 25.2 91.0 783.0

Groote Eylandt Ap Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

GROOTE EYLANDT AIRPORT

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

Groote Eylandt 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
5.8 4.3 1.1 1.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.6 9.1 11.4 11.0 46.1
≥ 30.0°C
28.7 26.5 27.5 26.2 23.4 10.3 9.9 18.3 27.8 30.1 29.0 28.7 279.6
≤ 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

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
35.0 35.0 34.0 34.0 33.0 31.0 30.9 31.9 34.0 36.0 36.1 36.5 34.8
Low Max
31.0 31.0 31.0 30.6 29.0 27.0 27.0 28.1 31.0 32.6 32.9 32.0 29.0
High Min
26.5 26.4 25.0 24.0 22.5 21.0 19.0 19.0 21.0 23.5 25.6 27.0 25.0
Low Min
24.0 24.0 21.8 19.3 15.0 12.4 11.0 12.3 15.0 18.1 21.3 23.4 15.0

Groote Eylandt Ap Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
14 15 15 14 15 15 16 16 16 16 16 15 15.1
Earliest Entry
2000 2000 2000 2000 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
15 15 15 14 15 15 16 16 16 16 16 15 15.2
Earliest Entry
2000 2000 2000 2000 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
14 15 15 14 15 15 16 16 16 16 16 15 15.1
Earliest Entry
2000 2000 2000 2000 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999 1999
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

GROOTE EYLANDT AIRPORT
Arnhem, Northern Territory
13.9746°S 136.4630°E 14m AMSL
Commenced 1999
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