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Rabbit Flat Climate

Rabbit Flat Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
38.5 37.3 36.2 33.0 28.9 26.0 25.9 29.1 33.2 36.9 38.6 39.2 33.5
Mean Min (°C)
23.6 23.1 20.7 16.4 12.2 8.3 6.6 9.4 13.5 18.1 21.5 23.3 16.3
Mean Rain (mm)
100.0 110.4 43.0 21.3 14.0 11.2 9.2 3.4 9.9 17.1 32.4 58.0 427.4
Median Rain (mm)
62.0 75.0 19.2 3.4 4.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6 7.8 25.6 39.2 407.8
Mean Rain Days
9.9 8.7 4.9 2.1 2.3 1.3 0.7 0.9 1.6 3.4 6.1 7.0 47.8

Rabbit Flat Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
46.4 45.9 43.2 41.3 38.2 34.6 35.2 38.6 41.8 44.2 46.1 47.0 47.0
Low Max (°C)
25.4 23.2 24.3 17.7 15.5 14.0 13.3 15.2 14.6 18.2 15.3 25.2 13.3
High Min (°C)
31.7 29.4 29.0 26.2 24.9 19.2 18.9 21.5 26.7 28.7 32.0 31.5 32.0
Low Min (°C)
14.2 14.8 11.5 6.4 -1.0 -1.9 -3.5 -1.8 2.9 4.0 10.1 13.4 -3.5
High Rain (mm)
136.6 139.7 74.4 117.4 46.5 51.3 75.2 28.7 84.6 57.0 51.3 74.4 139.7

Rabbit Flat Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
41.9 40.8 40.1 35.5 31.7 30.6 28.6 31.4 36.9 40.2 42.7 41.7 35.3
Low Mn. Max (°C)
32.3 32.3 33.0 28.4 25.5 22.6 22.6 25.6 29.6 32.8 34.4 36.4 30.7
High Mn. Min (°C)
25.9 24.6 24.0 19.0 15.9 12.3 10.9 12.4 16.8 21.4 24.2 25.6 18.0
Low Mn. Min (°C)
20.9 20.9 16.2 12.8 7.5 4.3 3.6 4.6 9.4 13.5 19.5 21.0 13.8
High Rain (mm)
324.0 407.6 263.8 139.2 89.1 86.2 147.8 33.8 111.7 80.0 100.6 208.2 847.2
Low Rain (mm)
1.6 0.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 5.2 156.8

Rabbit Flat Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

RABBIT FLAT

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

Rabbit Flat Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
13.1 7.3 3.3 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 5.5 11.5 13.9 52.9
≥ 35.0°C
25.3 20.8 20.4 9.1 1.2 0.0 0.1 1.4 11.3 23.2 25.6 27.4 160.0
≥ 30.0°C
30.1 27.2 29.1 25.4 12.1 4.6 4.2 13.2 24.3 29.7 28.8 30.4 250.8
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 2.6 4.5 1.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 8.5
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 1.5 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.8

Rabbit Flat 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
42.5 41.3 39.6 36.2 32.6 30.1 29.9 33.2 37.1 40.4 42.0 42.6 40.1
Low Max
34.1 33.1 32.9 29.8 25.0 22.0 22.0 24.7 29.0 33.1 35.1 35.9 26.4
High Min
26.5 25.5 24.4 20.7 17.3 13.5 11.6 14.9 19.0 22.5 25.5 26.6 24.1
Low Min
20.5 20.6 16.9 12.0 7.1 3.0 2.0 4.0 7.9 13.4 17.2 19.6 7.4

Rabbit Flat Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
29 29 29 29 29 29 29 29 30 29 30 29 29.1
Earliest Entry
1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1969 1969 1970 1969 1969 1969
Latest Entry
1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1997 1998
Years of Maxima
28 28 28 29 29 29 29 28 30 29 29 29 28.8
Earliest Entry
1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1969 1969 1970 1969 1969 1969
Latest Entry
1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1997 1998
Years of Rainfall
29 29 29 29 29 29 29 30 30 30 30 29 29.3
Earliest Entry
1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969
Latest Entry
1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1997 1998

Station Details

RABBIT FLAT
Alice Springs, Northern Territory
20.1883°S 130.0161°E 340m AMSL
Commenced 1969 / Closed 1998
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Frosty start to Tuesday

17:18 EST

Cold air, clear skies and light winds will cause widespread frost across multiple states and territories on Tuesday morning.

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12:27 EST

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06:21 EST

Could fodder grown in Western Australia's remote Ord River Irrigation Scheme be the solution to the feed shortage on drought-stricken farmland in South Eastern Australia? The sub-tropical climate and access to irrigation allows farmers in the Ord to produce significant tonnages of Rhodes Grass hay for the local cattle industry, yields up to 30 tonnes per hectare a year.