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Keith Climate

Keith Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
30.8 30.1 27.5 23.4 18.9 15.7 14.9 16.2 18.8 22.4 27.0 28.7 22.8
Mean Min (°C)
12.1 11.8 10.0 8.1 6.9 5.2 5.1 4.8 5.6 5.8 8.5 10.4 7.8
Mean Rain (mm)
20.5 12.4 20.6 26.0 39.3 54.0 55.3 53.6 38.5 26.6 29.2 33.4 412.6
Median Rain (mm)
12.8 2.3 10.4 18.8 30.4 46.4 42.8 64.0 37.6 16.6 37.6 24.5 381.6
Mean Rain Days
4.5 4.5 6.1 7.5 13.2 16.5 18.4 19.4 16.2 10.7 8.6 6.7 128.5

Keith Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
47.2 46.6 42.4 37.7 30.0 25.4 21.2 27.8 32.1 39.7 41.9 45.3 47.2
Low Max (°C)
17.3 16.8 17.0 13.7 10.0 8.9 9.1 10.8 12.0 13.0 14.0 17.0 8.9
High Min (°C)
28.1 25.9 23.4 22.2 15.7 15.3 13.3 15.1 16.7 19.7 25.8 25.0 28.1
Low Min (°C)
2.0 1.0 -0.9 -1.8 -3.4 -4.4 -3.3 -3.0 -2.9 -3.3 -2.4 0.6 -4.4
High Rain (mm)
48.6 21.0 52.4 27.0 43.4 30.4 19.6 22.0 26.0 34.2 36.4 35.6 52.4

Keith Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
33.7 33.0 31.0 26.2 20.7 16.9 15.6 18.2 21.3 26.1 31.5 30.7 23.8
Low Mn. Max (°C)
26.2 27.7 24.9 19.7 16.2 14.2 13.9 14.4 15.7 18.6 23.5 25.1 22.2
High Mn. Min (°C)
15.0 13.9 13.2 10.5 10.1 7.5 6.5 6.3 7.8 6.9 11.2 11.8 8.5
Low Mn. Min (°C)
9.0 9.4 7.6 6.7 4.3 1.1 3.8 1.7 3.9 4.6 6.0 7.7 7.1
High Rain (mm)
63.8 29.0 68.2 53.0 91.4 87.4 84.2 86.0 92.6 90.6 56.4 144.8 580.2
Low Rain (mm)
0.2 0.4 3.8 1.0 9.0 7.6 26.6 11.2 13.2 0.4 4.8 2.6 228.4

Keith Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

KEITH (MUNKORA)

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

Keith Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40°C
3.5 1.5 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.2 1.6 8.1
≥ 35°C
7.8 6.4 4.2 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.9 4.0 5.4 27.8
≥ 30°C
15.3 13.5 9.2 2.8 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 3.4 9.0 11.2 62.1
≤ 2°C
0.1 0.2 0.9 2.1 4.4 7.1 6.1 6.9 6.5 7.5 2.7 0.1 43.5
≤ 0°C
0.0 0.0 0.2 0.5 2.2 2.7 2.2 3.1 2.1 3.1 0.8 0.0 16.6

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
37.0 37.0 34.6 28.0 22.0 18.0 17.0 19.1 23.0 28.1 35.0 36.0 31.0
Low Max
24.0 24.1 22.0 18.1 15.9 13.5 12.8 13.2 14.9 17.0 20.2 22.7 15.0
High Min
17.0 16.5 15.0 13.2 11.3 9.0 8.1 8.4 9.8 10.2 14.0 16.0 13.0
Low Min
7.0 6.5 4.9 3.3 1.4 0.9 1.0 1.0 1.0 0.7 3.1 5.2 2.3

Keith Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
13 13 13 13 13 13 14 14 14 14 14 14 13.3
Earliest Entry
2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
13 13 13 13 13 13 14 14 14 14 14 14 13.3
Earliest Entry
2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
13 13 12 12 12 13 14 14 14 14 14 14 13.1
Earliest Entry
2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

KEITH (MUNKORA)
Upper South East, South Australia
36.1058°S 140.3273°E 27m AMSL
Commenced 2001
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Weather News

Drought worries grow in Victoria, South Australia with some areas having lowest rainfall on record

17:22 EST

Rainfall totals are the lowest on record over the past year for parts of western Victoria and south-eastern South Australia, weather forecasters are warning.

Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce 'takes on board' concern that farmers are struggling to access drought loans

15:53 EST

Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce has indicated he might be prepared to consider changes to improve the Federal Government's concessional loans scheme for drought-hit farmers.

Labor, Greens slam Agriculture White Paper for lack of strategic vision or climate change consideration

14:44 EST

Prime Minister Tony Abbott says his government "wants to back people who are prepared to back themselves", and that a newly released vision for Australian agriculture will do just that.