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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

Southern states swelter as power supply struggles

00:08 EDT

The power supply in Victoria and South Australia is being put to the test as five of the states and territories face an extreme heatwave, after temperatures in some areas hit 40 degrees Celsius.

Melbourne hits 42C before cool change as authorities defend 'heat kills' warnings

21:48 EDT

Melburnians — and the world's best tennis players — have battled through temperatures of about 42 degrees Celsius, as energy authorities curtailed some industrial users' power consumption and firefighters across Victoria stood on high alert.

Canberra braces for heatwave as temperatures expected to soar above 37C for four consecutive days

21:03 EDT

Canberrans are about to swelter through the weekend, with four consecutive days at or above 37 degrees Celsius.