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Andamooka Climate

Andamooka Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
36.6 35.6 32.2 27.4 22.4 18.6 18.5 20.6 24.8 28.1 31.8 34.5 27.6
Mean Min (°C)
21.3 21.2 18.2 14.0 10.0 6.9 6.0 7.2 10.5 13.5 17.1 19.4 13.8
Mean Rain (mm)
17.9 25.1 13.4 17.0 16.1 15.6 11.7 12.7 12.6 18.6 14.1 18.0 192.6
Median Rain (mm)
9.8 6.6 3.3 5.9 9.1 7.4 7.4 8.2 7.7 7.2 12.9 10.0 175.4
Mean Rain Days
3.3 2.6 2.3 2.5 3.8 4.6 4.4 4.2 3.8 3.7 3.9 3.0 40.7

Andamooka Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
47.8 47.3 43.9 40.0 33.0 30.2 29.6 33.6 39.0 43.4 45.7 48.3 48.3
Low Max (°C)
20.9 18.7 15.8 16.3 11.1 9.8 9.6 12.0 14.1 12.7 18.0 19.5 9.6
High Min (°C)
35.4 33.1 29.9 24.1 19.0 18.0 14.4 19.2 24.3 27.0 30.6 31.3 35.4
Low Min (°C)
11.5 10.0 8.0 4.9 1.1 -1.0 -1.6 -0.4 1.7 5.2 8.0 10.2 -1.6
High Rain (mm)
47.0 62.5 150.7 85.0 34.0 51.2 32.2 32.5 30.5 57.1 47.2 108.0 150.7

Andamooka Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
40.9 39.1 35.6 31.8 25.1 20.5 21.3 24.6 30.1 31.9 34.8 37.6 28.7
Low Mn. Max (°C)
32.7 31.7 29.2 24.4 19.0 15.8 15.8 17.9 21.0 24.8 28.4 30.4 25.9
High Mn. Min (°C)
26.0 24.2 21.3 16.1 12.4 9.9 8.4 8.8 13.5 15.7 20.1 21.7 14.9
Low Mn. Min (°C)
17.7 17.5 15.5 11.6 7.4 4.0 3.5 5.0 8.7 11.1 14.2 17.3 12.4
High Rain (mm)
104.5 111.4 231.1 180.6 89.4 79.9 44.8 46.3 43.1 87.6 55.4 125.1 436.1
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 39.0

Andamooka Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

ANDAMOOKA

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

Andamooka Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40°C
8.9 6.3 1.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 2.0 4.9 23.1
≥ 35°C
19.5 16.4 9.5 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.7 3.5 8.8 14.8 72.6
≥ 30°C
28.0 24.1 21.1 8.5 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.5 4.8 10.7 18.4 24.7 138.6
≤ 2°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.1 2.2 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 4.0
≤ 0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
41.8 40.8 37.5 32.0 26.5 21.3 21.4 24.3 30.0 33.7 37.6 40.0 36.8
Low Max
30.8 30.0 27.0 22.8 18.8 16.0 15.6 17.2 19.8 22.7 26.1 28.8 18.7
High Min
26.1 25.5 22.2 17.8 13.1 10.0 9.0 10.4 14.1 17.3 21.8 23.9 21.2
Low Min
16.6 16.6 14.4 10.3 6.7 3.8 2.9 4.2 6.9 10.0 12.8 15.0 6.4

Andamooka Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
44 45 45 45 43 45 45 45 45 45 46 46 44.8
Earliest Entry
1971 1970 1970 1970 1971 1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1969 1969 1969
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
44 45 45 45 43 45 45 45 45 44 46 46 44.8
Earliest Entry
1971 1970 1970 1970 1971 1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1969 1969 1969
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
47 48 48 47 47 48 49 49 49 49 50 50 48.4
Earliest Entry
1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

ANDAMOOKA
NW Pastoral, South Australia
30.4490°S 137.1692°E 76m AMSL
Commenced 1965
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Weather News

Canberra's run of cold still running

20:01 EST

Canberra has chilled below freezing every morning this month, and a few days have been quite cold as well.

A breath of fresh air for Sydney

17:47 EST

Over the last week, much of the southeast has been treated to cold, cloud-free nights with light winds.

Hughenden students find their green thumbs in kitchen garden despite the drought

15:30 EST

There have been a few hiccups along the way but the school garden at St Francis' Primary School in Hughenden continues to grow despite the on-going drought.