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Karoonda Climate

Karoonda Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
31.6 30.4 27.7 23.7 19.2 16.0 15.6 17.4 20.4 23.7 27.7 29.2 23.5
Mean Min (°C)
14.3 14.1 12.0 9.6 7.2 5.3 4.8 5.0 6.6 8.1 11.2 12.6 9.2
Mean Rain (mm)
14.6 17.2 16.2 21.9 32.8 33.9 32.7 36.2 33.2 28.8 22.3 21.9 309.5
Median Rain (mm)
9.4 9.6 6.8 15.1 26.6 28.4 24.4 35.4 27.7 24.2 20.1 14.4 287.6
Mean Rain Days
3.1 3.1 3.4 5.6 8.7 9.7 10.5 10.9 9.0 7.2 5.4 4.3 80.3

Karoonda Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
45.9 46.3 42.0 37.2 29.5 24.9 24.0 32.0 34.1 39.2 42.6 45.2 46.3
Low Max (°C)
17.9 17.0 18.2 13.9 9.5 10.5 8.0 10.5 11.6 12.6 15.1 16.5 8.0
High Min (°C)
28.4 26.9 25.0 20.6 15.5 14.0 12.5 13.0 16.4 20.6 26.5 24.9 28.4
Low Min (°C)
6.4 6.8 4.0 2.0 -3.0 -4.0 -3.0 -2.3 -1.9 1.0 2.5 5.4 -4.0
High Rain (mm)
66.0 71.6 80.3 56.4 53.3 47.2 33.3 33.0 26.4 57.4 41.9 73.6 80.3

Karoonda Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
34.0 33.2 31.4 26.6 20.6 17.0 17.1 19.1 23.6 27.3 31.5 30.6 24.3
Low Mn. Max (°C)
27.3 27.9 24.5 20.4 16.9 14.4 14.9 15.0 16.4 20.0 25.5 26.4 22.8
High Mn. Min (°C)
16.5 15.7 14.4 11.2 9.3 6.9 6.3 6.5 9.0 9.5 13.8 13.4 9.9
Low Mn. Min (°C)
11.5 12.1 10.1 8.0 5.4 2.2 3.4 3.1 5.6 6.5 9.5 11.7 8.5
High Rain (mm)
98.2 93.4 114.6 94.3 92.8 111.1 79.2 80.6 77.0 83.2 78.0 142.4 532.7
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 1.6 2.2 0.8 2.6 0.4 0.0 0.0 105.4

Karoonda Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

KAROONDA

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

Karoonda Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40°C
3.8 1.3 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 1.6 7.8
≥ 35°C
8.4 6.8 3.9 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.9 4.2 6.4 29.5
≥ 30°C
17.3 14.0 9.9 3.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.4 4.5 10.5 12.6 70.2
≤ 2°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 2.1 4.6 5.5 5.5 2.9 0.9 0.0 0.0 21.1
≤ 0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.8 1.5 1.7 2.2 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 6.4

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
39.3 37.5 34.5 28.5 22.5 18.1 18.1 20.9 25.0 29.5 35.5 37.5 32.2
Low Max
25.1 24.5 22.4 19.0 16.1 13.9 13.1 14.0 15.3 17.5 21.0 22.9 15.5
High Min
18.0 17.4 16.1 14.0 10.9 8.4 8.1 8.3 10.2 12.6 15.6 17.0 14.5
Low Min
10.4 9.7 8.0 5.8 3.2 1.8 1.0 1.4 2.9 3.6 6.9 8.5 3.7

Karoonda Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
12 12 12 12 12 12 13 13 12 13 12 13 12.0
Earliest Entry
2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2002 2002 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 12 12 12 13 13 13 13 13 13 12.3
Earliest Entry
2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
95 96 95 90 90 89 89 90 92 93 95 95 92.3
Earliest Entry
1915 1915 1915 1915 1915 1915 1915 1914 1914 1914 1914 1914 1914
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

KAROONDA
Murraylands, South Australia
35.0900°S 139.8972°E 72m AMSL
Commenced 1914
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