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Adelaide West Terrace Climate

Adelaide West Terrace Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
28.5 28.5 26.0 22.1 18.6 15.8 14.9 16.1 18.4 21.3 24.4 26.8 21.8
Mean Min (°C)
16.6 16.8 15.2 12.7 10.4 8.5 7.5 8.0 9.2 11.1 13.1 15.1 12.0
Mean Rain (mm)
19.8 20.8 24.0 44.3 68.2 71.7 66.5 61.5 51.1 44.5 30.7 26.3 529.8
Median Rain (mm)
12.8 9.9 16.9 38.3 61.3 65.0 64.5 58.2 47.4 42.2 23.8 19.7 526.2
Mean Rain Days
4.4 3.9 5.5 9.4 13.3 14.8 16.2 15.8 13.2 10.9 7.8 6.1 119.6

Adelaide West Terrace Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
46.1 43.4 41.8 35.8 32.3 25.6 26.6 29.1 35.1 38.9 42.7 44.2 46.1
Low Max (°C)
17.1 15.8 15.0 11.9 11.2 8.3 8.8 9.3 10.9 11.2 13.4 15.4 8.3
High Min (°C)
33.2 32.9 29.1 26.3 21.1 17.3 17.0 16.9 22.9 24.7 30.1 31.8 33.2
Low Min (°C)
8.8 7.8 6.9 5.1 2.9 0.8 0.6 0.9 2.0 2.7 5.5 6.8 0.6
High Rain (mm)
58.4 141.5 88.9 80.0 69.9 53.6 44.5 56.6 40.4 56.9 75.2 61.5 141.5

Adelaide West Terrace Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
34.2 33.0 31.3 26.9 22.0 20.4 17.5 19.9 21.5 26.8 28.4 31.6 23.6
Low Mn. Max (°C)
24.9 23.6 23.2 19.0 15.7 13.8 13.5 14.1 15.5 17.4 20.2 21.4 20.5
High Mn. Min (°C)
20.2 19.8 18.9 15.7 12.9 12.4 9.4 10.3 11.1 14.0 15.8 18.6 13.4
Low Mn. Min (°C)
13.9 13.5 12.4 10.2 8.2 5.6 4.8 6.4 6.7 8.0 10.9 12.6 10.9
High Rain (mm)
84.0 154.7 116.6 154.7 196.9 217.9 138.5 157.7 148.1 133.2 113.2 101.1 786.4
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.6 6.0 10.1 8.4 7.0 1.0 1.4 0.0 257.8

Adelaide West Terrace Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

ADELAIDE (WEST TERRACE / NGAYIRDAPIRA)

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

Adelaide West Terrace Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
1.0 0.6 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.5 2.4
≥ 35.0°C
5.4 4.3 1.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 1.5 3.6 16.4
≥ 30.0°C
11.5 10.7 7.0 2.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 2.3 5.9 9.0 47.9
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3
≤ 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

Adelaide West Terrace 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
35.9 35.4 32.0 27.6 22.3 18.1 17.2 19.2 23.1 27.8 31.7 34.2 29.8
Low Max
22.4 22.5 20.9 17.9 15.4 13.6 12.8 13.4 14.6 16.4 18.7 20.6 15.0
High Min
21.7 21.7 19.3 16.0 13.3 11.1 9.8 10.5 12.2 14.8 17.4 19.9 16.8
Low Min
12.6 12.8 11.6 9.6 7.4 5.5 4.9 5.2 6.2 7.6 9.4 11.3 7.3

Adelaide West Terrace Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
92 93 92 92 92 92 92 92 92 92 92 92 91.9
Earliest Entry
1887 1887 1887 1887 1887 1887 1887 1887 1887 1887 1887 1887 1887
Latest Entry
1979 1979 1978 1978 2017 1978 1978 1978 1978 1978 1978 1978 2017
Years of Maxima
92 93 92 92 92 92 92 92 92 92 92 92 92.0
Earliest Entry
1887 1887 1887 1887 1887 1887 1887 1887 1887 1887 1887 1887 1887
Latest Entry
1979 1979 1978 1978 2017 1978 1978 1978 1978 1978 1978 1978 2017
Years of Rainfall
140 140 140 140 141 140 140 140 140 140 140 139 140.0
Earliest Entry
1839 1839 1839 1839 1839 1839 1839 1839 1839 1839 1839 1839 1839
Latest Entry
1979 1979 1978 1978 2017 1978 1978 1978 1978 1978 1978 1978 2017

Station Details

ADELAIDE (WEST TERRACE / NGAYIRDAPIRA)
Adelaide, South Australia
34.9257°S 138.5832°E 29m AMSL
Commenced 1839
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