Borroloola Climate

Borroloola Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
34.3 33.9 33.9 34.1 32.4 30.2 30.4 31.9 35.0 36.7 37.5 36.3 33.9
Mean Min (°C)
24.8 24.5 23.4 20.3 15.9 12.8 12.0 13.5 17.6 21.4 23.9 25.2 19.6
Mean Rain (mm)
225.8 253.0 173.7 70.4 7.4 2.2 0.5 0.7 3.9 14.9 80.0 159.0 990.3
Median Rain (mm)
152.9 205.0 133.0 12.4 0.2 0.2 0.4 0.3 0.0 2.0 54.6 92.4 829.8
Mean Rain Days
14.6 14.0 13.2 5.3 1.5 1.4 1.4 1.2 0.7 1.8 6.0 11.7 67.2

Borroloola Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
42.3 42.7 43.3 41.5 40.3 35.3 36.1 37.3 40.5 43.0 44.2 43.3 44.2
Low Max (°C)
24.0 24.2 23.9 22.5 21.1 18.1 20.9 19.8 25.6 22.6 27.4 25.1 18.1
High Min (°C)
29.5 31.6 28.4 26.2 24.4 25.1 22.4 22.4 26.9 27.5 30.5 29.9 31.6
Low Min (°C)
19.1 18.4 14.9 9.0 5.4 2.7 0.4 5.1 7.8 13.3 13.2 18.3 0.4
High Rain (mm)
179.0 183.2 153.2 184.6 26.2 11.0 4.2 7.2 22.6 39.0 108.0 187.0 187.0

Borroloola Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
37.3 36.6 39.9 37.1 34.7 32.7 31.3 33.8 35.9 38.4 39.9 38.7 35.4
Low Mn. Max (°C)
30.9 31.5 31.4 30.8 29.4 26.9 28.7 30.9 33.0 34.2 35.3 32.5 32.4
High Mn. Min (°C)
25.5 25.7 24.6 22.9 20.7 15.9 16.3 15.6 21.3 24.3 25.3 26.0 21.1
Low Mn. Min (°C)
23.9 22.2 21.4 16.6 11.5 8.4 8.5 11.4 15.0 19.3 22.2 24.2 18.4
High Rain (mm)
898.0 763.8 499.8 326.8 50.0 31.2 4.6 8.6 37.8 84.6 389.8 426.2 1632.4
Low Rain (mm)
35.0 39.2 11.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.6 14.4 348.4

Borroloola Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

BORROLOOLA AIRPORT

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

Borroloola Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.4 0.2 0.7 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.6 3.6 2.7 8.6
≥ 35.0°C
11.8 8.9 9.6 10.8 3.3 0.3 0.3 1.5 15.7 24.2 25.0 20.3 121.8
≥ 30.0°C
25.8 23.4 27.1 27.1 25.5 16.1 16.7 23.7 28.0 28.9 28.0 27.0 275.7
≤ 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

Borroloola 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
36.9 36.2 35.6 36.0 34.5 33.0 32.5 33.7 36.9 38.8 39.7 39.4 37.2
Low Max
31.1 31.2 31.1 31.9 29.8 27.1 28.1 29.6 32.9 34.6 35.3 33.0 30.1
High Min
26.2 25.9 24.9 23.4 20.0 17.3 16.2 17.7 21.2 24.5 26.1 27.1 25.2
Low Min
23.4 23.5 21.6 17.4 11.6 8.2 7.7 9.7 14.2 18.6 21.5 23.7 12.5

Borroloola Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
21 21 22 22 23 21 21 21 22 22 22 21 21.4
Earliest Entry
1987 1987 1995 1995 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1987
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
22 21 22 22 23 21 21 21 22 22 22 21 21.5
Earliest Entry
1987 1987 1995 1995 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1994 1987
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
21 21 22 21 22 20 21 21 21 21 21 21 20.9
Earliest Entry
1987 1987 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1995 1994 1994 1987
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

BORROLOOLA AIRPORT
Roper-McArthur, Northern Territory
16.0755°S 136.3041°E 16m AMSL
Commenced 1987
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