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Lockhart River Ap Climate

Lockhart River Ap Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
31.7 31.3 30.6 29.8 28.7 27.4 27.1 27.7 29.0 30.4 31.8 32.2 29.8
Mean Min (°C)
23.7 23.6 23.5 22.9 22.0 20.2 19.4 19.3 20.4 21.9 23.1 23.6 21.9
Mean Rain (mm)
404.1 390.5 453.9 291.4 106.1 58.8 43.4 28.6 15.8 28.5 72.1 216.3 2112.4
Median Rain (mm)
351.8 355.7 380.3 214.9 77.8 46.6 35.5 18.0 8.4 10.7 28.6 184.7 2053.9
Mean Rain Days
21.1 21.2 22.4 18.4 16.5 14.7 13.7 10.7 6.4 6.1 8.2 13.6 170.4

Lockhart River Ap Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
38.0 37.0 36.0 34.3 33.6 31.2 31.9 32.0 35.2 37.7 40.2 38.5 40.2
Low Max (°C)
23.2 25.5 24.8 23.9 24.2 21.9 21.7 22.2 23.9 26.4 25.3 24.7 21.7
High Min (°C)
28.2 27.5 27.2 26.7 26.2 25.5 25.2 25.1 26.1 27.3 27.6 28.6 28.6
Low Min (°C)
18.9 19.5 18.2 15.4 11.5 10.6 3.3 9.5 10.6 11.1 13.4 17.7 3.3
High Rain (mm)
338.6 309.2 268.2 462.3 182.4 86.0 53.7 82.8 64.6 199.4 131.8 182.2 462.3

Lockhart River Ap Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
33.3 33.1 31.7 31.1 29.7 28.7 28.3 29.2 30.7 31.9 33.7 34.2 30.5
Low Mn. Max (°C)
30.0 29.9 29.2 28.7 27.5 25.7 25.4 26.0 27.7 29.0 29.9 30.1 29.0
High Mn. Min (°C)
24.6 24.3 24.8 24.4 23.6 22.9 23.0 22.8 24.5 24.7 25.0 25.3 23.8
Low Mn. Min (°C)
22.6 22.7 22.5 20.4 19.2 17.7 15.0 15.0 16.7 18.5 21.2 21.8 20.2
High Rain (mm)
930.4 843.2 1285.6 1178.2 484.6 205.3 136.5 166.2 87.3 336.4 521.4 874.4 3345.3
Low Rain (mm)
104.2 109.7 83.1 24.9 9.6 4.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 15.4 1136.5

Lockhart River Ap Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

LOCKHART RIVER AIRPORT

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

Lockhart River Ap Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°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
≥ 35.0°C
1.5 0.8 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 1.2 1.8 5.7
≥ 30.0°C
25.3 22.0 21.9 13.9 2.7 0.4 0.1 0.8 5.6 19.9 27.4 27.3 165.5
≤ 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

Lockhart River Ap 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
33.5 33.0 32.0 30.9 29.7 28.7 28.2 28.8 30.1 31.6 33.1 33.9 32.1
Low Max
29.7 29.4 29.0 28.7 27.7 26.1 25.9 26.6 28.0 29.1 30.5 30.6 27.4
High Min
24.7 24.6 24.6 24.8 24.2 23.0 22.5 22.5 23.6 24.6 25.3 25.1 24.4
Low Min
22.6 22.6 22.3 20.7 19.1 16.7 15.7 15.5 16.7 18.5 20.6 22.0 18.6

Lockhart River Ap Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
47 47 48 47 48 48 47 47 49 48 49 48 47.6
Earliest Entry
1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1966 1965 1965 1965
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
48 48 48 48 48 48 48 48 49 49 49 48 48.0
Earliest Entry
1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
57 58 58 57 57 57 57 58 57 57 58 58 57.4
Earliest Entry
1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1956 1956 1956
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

LOCKHART RIVER AIRPORT
Peninsula, Queensland
12.7850°S 143.3047°E 19m AMSL
Commenced 1956
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Weather News

Heat put on hold in the southeast

14:24 EDT

Temperatures will cool down for much of the week for South Australia, Victoria and New South Wales.

Brief monsoonal activity for QLD and the NT

12:58 EDT

The monsoon trough has made a glancing blow of Queensland's Cape York Peninsula and the Top End.

Rain welcome but many in western Queensland 'still doing it tough'

21:28 EDT

Rain in parts of western Queensland in the past week has raised hope that the drought may finally be over, but the long, dry years have already devastated pastures and wiped out incomes for many farming families.