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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 32.8 32.0 29.5 26.7 26.2 27.8 30.5 33.0 34.6 34.7 31.2
Mean Min (°C)
26.7 26.5 26.3 25.3 22.6 19.4 18.5 19.5 22.1 24.9 26.7 27.3 23.8
Mean Rain (mm)
231.8 280.9 264.6 101.3 12.1 7.4 1.9 1.6 1.4 8.3 44.5 135.5 1086.1
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
12.5 13.2 11.1 4.8 2.3 3.2 5.1 4.8 2.5 1.4 3.4 7.9 71.1

Centre Island Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
39.7 40.6 38.1 36.5 35.1 33.0 32.3 32.4 36.5 39.2 39.2 41.6 41.6
Low Max (°C)
24.7 26.7 26.0 24.5 20.6 17.2 20.5 20.7 24.5 23.5 27.8 26.9 17.2
High Min (°C)
31.4 30.9 30.4 29.0 26.9 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)
223.4 197.2 383.5 358.4 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)
36.1 35.8 34.9 33.9 31.2 29.3 27.7 29.4 32.3 34.4 35.5 36.8 32.2
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 27.8 26.3 24.6 21.5 20.9 21.1 24.1 26.8 28.0 28.8 24.9
Low Mn. Min (°C)
23.7 25.3 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)
672.6 732.2 912.6 666.9 201.4 140.0 14.4 12.4 23.0 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 0.1 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
8.8 5.5 3.5 0.7 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 3.2 10.9 14.5 46.7
≥ 30.0°C
27.5 23.8 26.6 25.8 12.7 1.6 0.4 2.9 19.0 28.2 27.9 29.1 221.0
≤ 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
38 38 39 39 39 38 39 38 38 38 38 40 38.4
Earliest Entry
1975 1975 1975 1975 1975 1975 1975 1975 1975 1974 1974 1974 1974
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
38 39 39 39 39 38 38 38 37 38 38 40 38.3
Earliest Entry
1975 1975 1975 1975 1975 1975 1975 1975 1975 1974 1974 1974 1974
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
44 45 45 45 45 45 45 45 45 46 45 46 45.0
Earliest Entry
1969 1969 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

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