Cape Borda Climate

Cape Borda Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
24.6 24.3 22.5 19.8 17.0 15.1 14.2 14.7 16.0 18.1 21.0 22.7 19.2
Mean Min (°C)
14.4 14.3 13.6 12.5 11.3 9.9 9.2 9.1 9.5 10.0 11.7 13.0 11.6
Mean Rain (mm)
17.3 18.1 27.0 43.4 68.5 98.2 93.5 72.5 45.9 32.9 29.8 26.0 563.2
Median Rain (mm)
11.3 9.2 28.4 38.6 45.6 59.6 77.8 80.6 36.4 20.1 25.8 21.7 544.9
Mean Rain Days
4.9 4.7 8.5 12.3 19.1 19.0 20.9 20.8 15.2 10.4 8.7 8.6 139.9

Cape Borda Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
40.0 37.0 35.2 30.3 24.6 20.5 17.7 20.1 25.3 30.4 36.2 38.5 40.0
Low Max (°C)
16.2 16.0 16.5 13.1 12.4 10.9 9.8 10.0 10.1 11.4 14.4 15.3 9.8
High Min (°C)
29.1 25.4 24.8 22.0 18.8 16.7 14.6 14.0 17.7 18.5 24.4 26.1 29.1
Low Min (°C)
7.0 8.7 8.0 6.0 5.1 2.9 3.9 3.4 3.5 3.5 5.0 6.0 2.9
High Rain (mm)
29.2 64.0 27.8 77.2 36.0 41.2 42.8 23.8 37.2 28.4 81.2 24.0 81.2

Cape Borda Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
26.0 27.0 24.1 21.6 18.3 15.6 14.9 15.7 17.6 20.6 25.0 26.7 19.8
Low Mn. Max (°C)
21.2 22.1 20.3 17.5 15.6 14.4 13.6 13.3 14.2 16.6 18.8 19.9 18.7
High Mn. Min (°C)
15.7 16.0 16.3 13.6 12.9 11.6 10.1 10.4 11.9 11.2 15.5 14.8 12.2
Low Mn. Min (°C)
12.0 12.6 11.4 10.6 9.7 7.8 8.5 7.8 8.6 9.0 9.9 12.3 11.0
High Rain (mm)
44.2 69.8 51.0 128.4 125.7 149.9 151.4 116.8 127.6 80.6 102.8 53.4 849.3
Low Rain (mm)
1.6 0.0 2.4 9.4 17.2 43.4 50.6 19.6 10.6 2.6 3.6 6.0 399.8

Cape Borda Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

CAPE BORDA

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

Cape Borda Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
≥ 35.0°C
1.7 0.7 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.8 3.5
≥ 30.0°C
4.3 3.5 1.8 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.5 3.4 13.8
≤ 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

Cape Borda 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
29.1 29.3 27.5 23.0 18.7 16.4 15.6 16.3 18.4 21.8 28.0 29.0 24.7
Low Max
20.0 20.0 18.9 16.8 15.3 13.6 12.7 12.7 13.7 14.6 16.8 17.9 14.3
High Min
16.6 16.6 16.4 15.1 13.7 12.4 11.6 11.8 11.7 13.1 15.9 16.0 14.7
Low Min
11.1 11.2 10.3 9.9 8.3 7.1 6.3 6.6 6.4 7.0 8.6 9.7 8.0

Cape Borda Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
15 15 14 14 15 13 14 14 14 15 15 14 14.2
Earliest Entry
2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
15 15 15 14 15 13 14 14 14 15 15 15 14.3
Earliest Entry
2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
15 15 15 15 15 13 14 14 15 15 15 15 14.5
Earliest Entry
2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

CAPE BORDA
Kangaroo Island, South Australia
35.7549°S 136.5959°E 158m AMSL
Commenced 2002
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Weather News

Morning low cloud and fog blanket parts of southern Victoria

16:16 EDT

Early risers in Victoria were greeted to blanketing low cloud and areas of fog this morning, in the wake of a recent rainfall event.

Western Australia continuing to swelter this summer

13:02 EDT

The highest mean maximum temperature ever was recorded for WA this January, with hot temperatures looking to continue for the remainder of summer.

Volunteers drop fodder, supplies by helicopter in fight to save surviving cattle from floods

10:59 EDT

Amid the ongoing flood crisis in north-west Queensland, an army of volunteers and small businesses is making a difference in the fight to save surviving cattle from starvation.