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Centre Island Climate

Centre Island Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
33.7 33.0 33.0 32.1 29.6 26.8 26.3 27.8 30.6 33.0 34.7 34.7 31.3
Mean Min (°C)
26.7 26.6 26.4 25.3 22.6 19.5 18.6 19.5 22.2 24.9 26.8 27.3 23.9
Mean Rain (mm)
230.5 286.2 257.3 96.3 11.9 7.1 1.8 1.7 2.0 8.4 42.9 137.8 1088.4
Median Rain (mm)
199.8 263.9 190.7 35.8 1.2 0.8 1.3 0.8 0.6 0.4 13.0 92.3 932.8
Mean Rain Days
12.7 13.0 10.8 4.7 2.4 3.2 5.1 5.0 2.5 1.4 3.4 8.1 70.7

Centre Island Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
39.7 40.6 39.3 37.9 35.1 33.0 32.3 33.3 36.5 39.2 39.5 41.6 41.6
Low Max (°C)
24.7 23.9 26.0 24.5 20.6 17.2 19.8 20.7 24.5 23.5 27.8 26.9 17.2
High Min (°C)
31.4 30.9 30.4 29.1 27.9 25.4 23.4 24.3 26.5 29.2 29.8 32.0 32.0
Low Min (°C)
19.0 21.5 22.0 18.8 15.5 13.2 12.0 12.4 14.5 14.5 20.0 22.3 12.0
High Rain (mm)
223.4 211.4 383.5 358.4 74.2 72.0 14.0 11.8 20.0 45.2 162.8 146.0 383.5

Centre Island Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
36.4 35.8 35.9 34.5 31.5 29.3 27.7 29.4 32.3 34.4 36.3 36.8 32.8
Low Mn. Max (°C)
31.3 30.7 31.1 30.1 27.5 23.6 24.2 26.2 28.3 30.7 33.3 31.7 29.9
High Mn. Min (°C)
28.4 28.4 27.9 27.0 25.2 22.1 20.9 21.1 24.1 26.8 28.0 28.8 25.0
Low Mn. Min (°C)
23.7 25.0 25.3 24.3 20.3 16.7 16.6 17.7 20.6 21.7 25.7 26.0 22.8
High Rain (mm)
672.6 964.4 912.6 666.9 201.4 140.0 14.4 12.4 27.6 79.0 349.0 580.2 2224.7
Low Rain (mm)
3.8 4.2 5.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 326.3

Centre Island Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

CENTRE ISLAND

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

Centre Island 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 0.2 0.2
≥ 35.0°C
9.1 5.9 4.3 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 3.1 11.5 14.5 48.5
≥ 30.0°C
27.7 24.0 26.9 26.0 13.3 1.9 0.5 3.1 19.4 28.4 28.0 29.2 221.4
≤ 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

Centre Island 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
35.8 35.3 34.8 33.9 31.6 29.1 28.2 29.6 32.2 34.6 36.0 36.6 34.8
Low Max
31.2 30.2 30.5 30.3 27.6 24.2 24.4 25.7 28.7 31.2 33.2 32.7 27.0
High Min
28.7 28.5 27.8 26.8 24.7 22.0 20.5 21.4 24.0 26.5 28.1 28.9 27.7
Low Min
24.5 24.6 24.6 23.8 20.4 16.8 16.5 17.7 20.4 23.3 25.4 25.1 19.3

Centre Island Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
41 41 42 42 42 40 41 40 40 40 40 42 40.8
Earliest Entry
1975 1975 1975 1975 1975 1975 1975 1975 1975 1974 1974 1974 1974
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
41 42 42 42 42 40 40 40 39 40 40 42 40.7
Earliest Entry
1975 1975 1975 1975 1975 1975 1975 1975 1975 1974 1974 1974 1974
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
47 48 48 48 48 46 47 47 47 48 47 48 47.4
Earliest Entry
1969 1969 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

CENTRE ISLAND
Roper-McArthur, Northern Territory
15.7426°S 136.8192°E 12m AMSL
Commenced 1968
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