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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 24.4 22.5 19.9 17.1 15.1 14.2 14.7 16.2 18.0 21.1 22.4 19.2
Mean Min (°C)
14.4 14.3 13.6 12.6 11.2 9.9 9.2 9.2 9.5 10.1 11.9 12.9 11.5
Mean Rain (mm)
15.3 15.9 27.4 45.7 67.2 96.4 91.6 72.6 42.2 32.1 31.8 25.5 557.4
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
4.6 4.6 7.8 11.8 18.5 18.4 20.5 20.8 15.2 10.2 8.9 8.7 141.7

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 12.7 10.9 9.9 10.0 11.6 11.4 14.4 15.3 9.9
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 22.0 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 19.6 25.0 23.7 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 13.5 12.2
Low Mn. Min (°C)
12.0 12.6 11.4 11.3 9.7 7.8 8.5 7.8 8.6 9.3 10.3 12.3 11.0
High Rain (mm)
37.4 69.8 51.0 128.4 125.2 149.9 151.4 116.8 95.0 80.6 102.8 48.2 666.6
Low Rain (mm)
1.6 0.0 2.4 9.4 17.2 43.4 50.6 19.6 11.4 5.9 3.6 11.2 399.8

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°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°C
2.2 0.7 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.8 4.0
≥ 30°C
4.3 3.6 2.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.6 2.7 13.6
≤ 2°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°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
12 12 11 11 12 11 12 12 12 13 13 12 11.8
Earliest Entry
2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
12 12 12 11 12 11 12 12 12 13 13 13 11.9
Earliest Entry
2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
12 12 12 12 12 11 12 12 13 13 13 13 12.1
Earliest Entry
2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

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