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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)
36.5 35.6 32.3 27.3 22.4 18.6 18.4 20.6 24.7 28.3 31.9 34.5 27.6
Mean Min (°C)
21.4 21.2 18.3 14.1 10.1 7.0 6.0 7.2 10.4 13.6 17.1 19.5 13.8
Mean Rain (mm)
19.3 23.8 13.9 18.0 16.1 15.8 11.3 13.2 12.6 18.0 13.8 19.1 194.8
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 2.5 2.3 2.6 3.8 4.8 4.3 4.1 3.8 3.6 3.8 3.1 40.4

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 15.6 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 34.3 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 17.6 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
≥ 40.0°C
8.8 6.5 1.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 2.0 4.9 23.1
≥ 35.0°C
19.4 16.4 9.6 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.7 3.7 8.9 15.0 72.7
≥ 30.0°C
27.9 24.2 21.2 8.4 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.5 4.6 11.0 18.4 24.8 137.8
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 2.2 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.8
≤ 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 0.4

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
47 48 48 48 46 47 47 47 47 47 48 48 47.2
Earliest Entry
1971 1970 1970 1970 1971 1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1969 1969 1969
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
47 48 48 48 46 47 47 47 47 46 48 48 47.2
Earliest Entry
1971 1970 1970 1970 1971 1970 1970 1970 1970 1970 1969 1969 1969
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
50 51 51 50 50 50 51 51 51 51 52 52 50.8
Earliest Entry
1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

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