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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 27.8 24.0 19.4 16.0 15.5 17.0 20.3 23.7 27.1 29.3 23.8
Mean Min (°C)
15.7 16.2 14.0 11.2 8.3 6.0 5.0 5.5 7.1 9.1 12.0 13.9 10.5
Mean Rain (mm)
15.7 17.7 15.7 20.6 32.5 36.6 38.0 39.3 34.5 28.5 21.4 18.1 316.6
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
2.8 3.0 3.3 5.4 8.9 10.3 11.6 11.8 8.7 7.1 5.0 4.0 81.0

Kimba Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
46.0 44.5 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 44.6 47.0 40.6 52.2 41.0 34.3 28.6 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 26.7 31.2 31.9 25.1
Low Mn. Max (°C)
26.9 27.4 24.2 21.2 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 10.6 7.6 6.6 7.5 9.8 10.6 15.8 16.0 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°C
2.8 1.9 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 1.0 6.2
≥ 35°C
9.4 8.5 3.7 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6 3.3 6.2 31.5
≥ 30°C
17.0 16.0 11.2 3.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.1 4.3 9.9 13.4 75.6
≤ 2°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 1.7 3.1 2.5 0.9 0.2 0.0 0.0 8.3
≤ 0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.5 0.2 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
45 45 45 43 40 40 41 41 40 41 45 45 42.6
Earliest Entry
1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1967 1967 1967
Latest Entry
2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013
Years of Maxima
44 46 45 43 40 40 41 42 41 41 45 45 42.8
Earliest Entry
1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1967 1967 1967
Latest Entry
2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013
Years of Rainfall
92 92 92 90 89 89 87 88 90 91 92 93 90.4
Earliest Entry
1921 1921 1921 1921 1921 1921 1921 1921 1921 1921 1920 1920 1920
Latest Entry
2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013

Station Details

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