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Stenhouse Bay Climate

Stenhouse Bay Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
25.1 24.8 23.4 20.9 18.7 16.3 15.4 16.3 18.1 20.1 22.0 23.3 20.3
Mean Min (°C)
16.7 17.1 16.0 14.1 12.1 10.2 9.1 9.4 10.4 11.7 13.7 15.1 13.0
Mean Rain (mm)
15.8 19.2 21.6 28.3 52.8 72.3 69.4 58.9 46.0 29.1 21.2 17.3 448.6
Median Rain (mm)
9.1 7.5 11.8 21.9 43.4 63.6 61.6 68.6 36.8 20.2 19.4 15.4 421.0
Mean Rain Days
4.6 3.8 6.6 9.7 15.9 18.5 19.4 19.2 15.2 9.9 7.0 6.6 129.0

Stenhouse Bay Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
44.0 44.0 41.2 36.2 29.8 25.8 21.8 27.0 30.7 35.2 39.9 41.3 44.0
Low Max (°C)
17.6 17.7 16.2 14.4 11.9 11.9 9.2 11.4 11.4 12.8 15.2 16.3 9.2
High Min (°C)
25.8 26.2 23.7 22.0 18.5 15.1 14.9 14.2 18.2 19.6 21.9 25.9 26.2
Low Min (°C)
11.2 11.1 10.1 6.8 4.8 3.5 3.4 2.9 4.2 5.0 8.1 8.6 2.9
High Rain (mm)
34.0 50.0 65.2 32.0 28.0 38.2 41.0 22.4 39.0 36.0 69.8 22.0 69.8

Stenhouse Bay Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
26.8 28.2 26.6 23.0 20.4 17.2 16.4 17.6 19.9 22.5 25.7 26.7 21.1
Low Mn. Max (°C)
21.9 22.6 21.5 18.9 17.0 15.1 14.6 14.7 15.5 17.6 19.6 20.5 19.4
High Mn. Min (°C)
17.9 18.5 17.6 15.3 13.3 11.5 9.9 10.3 12.4 13.1 15.8 16.5 13.6
Low Mn. Min (°C)
15.0 15.5 14.7 12.7 10.9 8.3 7.9 8.5 9.6 10.2 12.5 13.2 12.2
High Rain (mm)
53.4 82.4 78.2 68.2 107.0 136.8 120.0 98.6 98.6 73.8 85.0 44.6 593.2
Low Rain (mm)
0.6 0.0 5.6 2.6 16.4 28.8 38.0 19.8 15.4 2.2 1.6 2.2 296.0

Stenhouse Bay Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

STENHOUSE BAY

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

Stenhouse Bay Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.8 0.4 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 1.4
≥ 35.0°C
2.1 1.6 1.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.8 1.1 6.6
≥ 30.0°C
4.2 2.6 2.8 0.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.5 2.6 3.0 17.0
≤ 2.0°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
≤ 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

Stenhouse Bay 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
29.3 28.4 27.9 23.6 20.8 17.8 17.1 18.4 22.0 25.5 27.3 27.3 24.8
Low Max
21.0 21.0 19.9 17.9 16.0 14.5 13.8 13.9 14.9 15.9 17.9 19.5 15.5
High Min
18.9 19.2 18.0 15.9 14.0 12.3 11.3 11.2 12.5 13.7 16.4 17.1 16.5
Low Min
14.5 15.0 14.1 11.8 9.6 7.5 6.8 7.3 7.7 9.3 11.7 12.9 9.0

Stenhouse Bay Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
21 21 22 22 22 21 21 21 21 21 21 21 21.0
Earliest Entry
1997 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 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 21 21 22 22 21 21 21 21 21 21 21 20.9
Earliest Entry
1997 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 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
20 21 21 20 21 20 20 20 21 21 20 21 20.4
Earliest Entry
1997 1996 1996 1997 1997 1997 1997 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996 1996
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

STENHOUSE BAY
Yorke Peninsula, South Australia
35.2795°S 136.9392°E 42m AMSL
Commenced 1995
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