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Kidman Springs Climate

Kidman Springs Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
36.0 35.5 35.3 35.3 32.3 29.6 30.2 32.6 36.7 38.4 38.8 37.4 34.8
Mean Min (°C)
25.1 24.6 23.4 20.7 15.9 12.7 12.3 13.7 19.7 23.6 25.0 25.3 20.1
Mean Rain (mm)
167.7 191.6 126.1 25.9 5.5 3.5 2.6 0.1 3.7 27.0 60.9 140.8 761.8
Median Rain (mm)
165.9 158.6 77.2 6.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 18.4 55.5 121.2 782.6
Mean Rain Days
12.9 13.3 9.6 2.3 0.8 0.4 0.3 0.1 0.9 3.3 7.0 10.7 60.5

Kidman Springs Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
43.2 41.8 41.8 40.0 38.2 37.0 36.8 38.2 42.0 44.2 44.0 44.0 44.2
Low Max (°C)
26.6 25.4 26.1 23.7 18.5 15.8 13.5 24.1 28.0 21.2 26.7 26.8 13.5
High Min (°C)
29.1 29.2 30.3 27.6 26.0 22.5 23.4 27.2 28.2 31.0 29.9 30.9 31.0
Low Min (°C)
19.8 17.6 15.1 10.5 5.7 4.2 2.4 4.0 7.1 10.5 16.4 19.9 2.4
High Rain (mm)
108.5 133.8 113.0 216.6 46.6 51.2 27.6 2.2 21.8 62.6 70.4 114.6 216.6

Kidman Springs Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
38.4 38.9 38.1 37.5 34.6 32.2 32.2 34.4 37.8 40.5 40.6 40.9 36.0
Low Mn. Max (°C)
34.1 32.5 32.7 32.0 29.6 25.8 28.7 31.2 34.5 35.5 37.0 35.6 33.4
High Mn. Min (°C)
26.0 25.7 25.2 23.8 20.5 15.8 17.0 17.9 23.1 25.7 26.3 26.1 21.9
Low Mn. Min (°C)
24.2 23.5 21.6 16.1 12.5 8.3 8.0 9.6 15.7 21.3 22.9 24.2 19.0
High Rain (mm)
451.4 575.7 414.1 260.4 73.3 102.6 38.0 2.2 28.4 173.3 188.6 361.2 1278.6
Low Rain (mm)
13.6 11.6 9.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 11.0 280.3

Kidman Springs Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

KIDMAN SPRINGS

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

Kidman Springs Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40°C
1.7 1.5 0.4 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.9 8.4 10.9 5.5 27.8
≥ 35°C
20.4 14.8 18.9 18.4 5.4 0.6 1.1 5.0 23.9 26.8 26.2 24.1 177.2
≥ 30°C
29.5 26.1 29.3 27.6 23.6 14.1 16.9 23.4 28.1 28.8 28.2 28.9 293.5
≤ 2°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°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

Kidman Springs 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
38.7 38.9 37.9 37.7 35.3 33.4 33.2 35.3 38.9 40.8 41.4 40.8 39.1
Low Max
32.9 32.2 33.0 33.7 29.5 26.3 27.1 29.6 34.6 36.1 36.6 34.5 30.5
High Min
26.9 26.1 25.4 24.5 21.1 17.7 17.2 19.5 24.4 27.0 27.7 27.3 26.0
Low Min
23.3 23.2 20.9 17.4 11.4 9.3 8.0 9.3 15.2 19.5 22.4 23.4 12.3

Kidman Springs Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
16 16 16 16 16 15 16 15 15 15 15 16 15.5
Earliest Entry
1997 1996 1996 1996 1996 1997 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996
Latest Entry
2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2011 2011 2011 2011 2012
Years of Maxima
16 16 16 16 16 15 16 15 15 15 15 15 15.6
Earliest Entry
1997 1996 1996 1996 1996 1997 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996
Latest Entry
2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2011 2011 2011 2011 2012
Years of Rainfall
45 45 45 44 44 45 44 44 44 46 46 46 44.8
Earliest Entry
1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2013 2014 2014 2014 2012 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

KIDMAN SPRINGS
Victoria River, Northern Territory
16.1177°S 130.9558°E 100m AMSL
Commenced 1969
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