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Kimba Climate

Kimba Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
31.5 31.1 27.9 23.9 19.4 16.0 15.5 17.0 20.3 24.0 27.2 29.4 23.8
Mean Min (°C)
15.8 16.1 14.0 11.2 8.4 6.0 5.0 5.5 7.1 9.2 12.0 13.9 10.5
Mean Rain (mm)
16.4 18.1 15.7 21.3 32.5 37.2 38.2 39.2 34.8 28.0 21.2 18.3 318.5
Median Rain (mm)
7.8 9.0 8.2 14.4 26.8 26.2 33.3 37.0 30.0 21.5 18.0 12.4 286.8
Mean Rain Days
2.9 3.0 3.3 5.4 8.9 10.3 11.6 11.7 8.6 7.0 5.0 3.9 80.1

Kimba Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
46.0 44.8 42.3 37.8 30.0 25.8 27.0 30.0 35.5 39.0 43.5 44.0 46.0
Low Max (°C)
17.2 17.8 15.4 12.9 10.5 6.4 8.1 9.4 10.5 10.3 14.0 14.8 6.4
High Min (°C)
31.5 28.5 25.8 21.6 18.2 13.6 16.3 15.0 19.2 23.4 26.2 28.0 31.5
Low Min (°C)
5.3 7.7 4.3 0.6 0.8 -0.8 -1.7 -0.8 -1.1 0.4 2.5 4.6 -1.7
High Rain (mm)
69.6 53.2 47.0 40.6 52.2 41.0 34.3 38.0 41.9 61.2 85.6 85.6 85.6

Kimba Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
36.8 35.1 31.5 28.4 21.6 18.3 17.6 20.8 23.7 29.8 31.2 33.6 25.1
Low Mn. Max (°C)
26.9 27.4 24.2 20.6 16.3 14.0 13.5 14.6 16.1 19.2 24.0 25.6 22.5
High Mn. Min (°C)
19.7 19.8 16.7 13.1 10.7 7.6 6.6 7.5 9.8 11.9 15.8 16.5 11.5
Low Mn. Min (°C)
12.5 13.7 11.8 9.2 6.3 3.9 3.2 3.8 4.2 7.3 9.6 11.5 9.4
High Rain (mm)
140.6 90.2 77.0 77.5 112.8 129.6 127.9 96.6 118.2 117.4 134.5 112.5 591.1
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.4 1.3 2.8 3.2 2.3 0.2 0.0 0.0 121.9

Kimba Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

KIMBA

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

Kimba Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
2.9 2.0 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 1.1 6.5
≥ 35.0°C
9.4 8.6 3.8 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.7 3.4 6.4 31.9
≥ 30.0°C
17.2 16.0 11.3 3.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.1 4.9 10.0 13.5 75.9
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 1.6 3.0 2.4 0.9 0.2 0.0 0.0 7.9
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.5 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.9

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
38.6 38.1 34.6 29.5 23.5 18.8 18.4 20.9 25.5 30.2 34.1 36.4 32.8
Low Max
24.6 24.0 21.8 19.1 15.6 13.5 12.8 13.4 15.0 17.7 20.4 22.6 15.5
High Min
20.6 20.6 17.8 14.6 11.5 8.7 7.7 8.2 10.5 13.0 16.5 18.6 16.2
Low Min
11.5 12.2 10.4 8.2 5.1 3.1 2.2 2.6 3.5 5.4 7.8 9.8 4.8

Kimba Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
48 49 49 47 44 43 44 44 43 43 48 48 45.8
Earliest Entry
1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1967 1967 1967
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
48 49 49 47 44 43 44 44 44 44 48 48 46.1
Earliest Entry
1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1967 1967 1967
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
96 96 96 94 93 92 90 91 93 94 95 96 93.8
Earliest Entry
1921 1921 1921 1921 1921 1921 1921 1921 1921 1921 1920 1920 1920
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

KIMBA
Eastern Eyre Peninsula, South Australia
33.1416°S 136.4126°E 280m AMSL
Commenced 1920
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Weather News

Dry end to the wet season for the Top End

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A generally healthy wet season across the Northern Territory's Top End is having a very dry April to finish it off.

Outback weather watchers use local knowledge to record private history of rain events

08:38 EST

When your livelihood depends on the weather, predictions, patterns and planning are paramount, which is especially true for farmers and graziers in western Queensland where families have been keeping an eye on the skies for decades.

East coast rain and storm update

16:45 EST

Heavy rain, thunderstorms and damaging winds are all possible in parts of eastern Australia next week.