Minnipa Climate

Minnipa Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
33.1 32.3 28.8 24.8 20.3 16.7 16.1 17.9 21.5 25.4 28.8 30.5 24.7
Mean Min (°C)
16.0 16.0 14.1 12.0 9.8 7.4 6.5 6.7 8.2 10.1 12.6 14.1 11.2
Mean Rain (mm)
11.5 16.8 22.1 17.4 29.8 40.1 40.2 39.5 30.3 21.9 17.4 21.3 306.8
Median Rain (mm)
5.6 6.1 11.8 7.0 19.4 25.8 32.0 34.2 25.2 9.6 18.6 11.2 240.8
Mean Rain Days
4.0 3.3 5.8 6.9 10.9 14.6 14.7 15.3 10.7 6.7 5.5 4.9 97.8

Minnipa Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
46.9 46.0 42.4 48.1 31.0 26.5 25.4 32.3 35.5 39.8 45.4 45.0 48.1
Low Max (°C)
18.0 17.9 17.9 15.0 11.7 11.7 9.0 10.1 11.2 13.7 16.4 15.9 9.0
High Min (°C)
32.7 29.0 27.5 24.8 20.1 17.0 13.2 15.3 23.5 26.6 27.9 28.4 32.7
Low Min (°C)
7.5 7.6 5.9 5.1 4.0 0.2 0.1 0.4 0.1 1.4 2.1 6.4 0.1
High Rain (mm)
21.2 37.4 37.8 29.2 27.8 24.0 27.4 27.2 23.2 31.8 27.2 43.8 43.8

Minnipa Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
37.8 35.7 31.6 28.4 21.9 17.9 18.3 20.7 25.1 30.1 31.8 33.9 25.6
Low Mn. Max (°C)
29.4 29.2 25.5 21.4 18.1 14.9 14.1 15.4 17.3 21.6 25.3 26.1 23.8
High Mn. Min (°C)
18.5 19.2 16.8 13.7 12.1 9.0 7.7 7.7 10.4 12.2 15.9 16.1 11.8
Low Mn. Min (°C)
12.7 12.3 11.2 9.8 7.8 4.7 4.0 5.1 6.7 7.8 10.5 11.5 10.5
High Rain (mm)
52.6 45.0 73.6 57.6 75.4 74.0 83.2 84.8 69.8 68.6 43.6 57.8 393.2
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 0.0 0.2 0.6 2.2 10.6 8.8 2.8 1.4 0.0 2.6 2.0 216.0

Minnipa Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

MINNIPA PIRSA

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

Minnipa Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
4.6 3.5 0.6 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 2.0 11.2
≥ 35.0°C
11.2 9.0 4.5 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.8 5.0 8.0 38.4
≥ 30.0°C
19.9 17.0 12.0 4.5 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.8 6.8 11.7 15.1 84.9
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.7 1.3 0.4 0.1 0.0 0.0 2.6
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
40.4 39.4 35.4 30.4 24.2 19.2 19.2 21.7 27.0 31.4 36.2 37.6 33.7
Low Max
26.5 26.0 22.8 19.8 16.7 14.5 13.6 14.6 16.3 19.0 21.8 23.7 16.2
High Min
21.3 21.3 18.9 15.8 12.9 10.0 9.0 9.8 11.5 14.7 17.9 19.2 16.6
Low Min
10.9 11.4 9.9 8.1 6.4 4.6 3.9 4.0 4.8 5.7 8.0 9.5 5.9

Minnipa Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
20 20 20 19 20 19 19 20 19 20 20 21 19.8
Earliest Entry
1997 1997 1997 1998 1997 1997 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
20 20 20 19 20 19 20 20 20 20 20 20 19.9
Earliest Entry
1997 1997 1997 1998 1997 1997 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
21 19 20 20 19 19 19 20 19 20 20 20 19.6
Earliest Entry
1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

MINNIPA PIRSA
West Coast, South Australia
32.8427°S 135.1515°E 165m AMSL
Commenced 1996
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11:13 EDT

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09:23 EDT

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