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Kowanyama Ap Climate

Kowanyama Ap Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
33.0 32.3 32.8 32.9 32.0 30.7 30.7 32.2 34.7 36.3 36.2 34.8 33.2
Mean Min (°C)
24.3 24.2 23.8 21.9 19.0 16.2 15.5 16.1 18.9 21.9 24.0 24.4 20.9
Mean Rain (mm)
346.3 374.7 240.5 57.9 11.0 4.2 2.4 2.4 2.6 16.8 57.2 175.5 1275.9
Median Rain (mm)
286.5 328.8 220.5 35.6 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.9 37.5 134.7 1188.5
Mean Rain Days
17.0 17.1 13.9 4.9 1.4 0.8 0.7 0.5 0.5 1.5 4.6 10.9 72.0

Kowanyama Ap Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
39.5 38.5 38.0 36.7 37.2 36.7 35.0 37.5 39.2 41.0 41.0 41.0 41.0
Low Max (°C)
24.5 24.6 24.9 23.0 22.0 17.7 20.0 22.5 21.0 26.3 27.4 24.8 17.7
High Min (°C)
28.4 28.0 27.8 26.5 24.8 26.1 23.5 24.1 25.6 28.0 29.5 29.5 29.5
Low Min (°C)
17.2 16.5 13.3 12.9 8.5 5.9 5.9 4.5 9.0 11.0 13.7 14.6 4.5
High Rain (mm)
317.5 361.2 185.4 121.9 124.5 61.0 40.4 42.7 46.5 89.0 111.0 220.5 361.2

Kowanyama Ap Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
35.4 35.2 34.2 34.5 34.2 32.3 32.8 34.2 37.0 38.1 38.1 37.9 34.2
Low Mn. Max (°C)
29.4 29.6 31.3 31.6 30.3 28.3 29.3 30.7 32.7 34.8 34.1 31.3 32.0
High Mn. Min (°C)
25.7 25.5 24.6 24.2 21.0 18.6 19.7 18.5 22.5 24.8 25.6 25.5 22.8
Low Mn. Min (°C)
23.2 23.0 22.1 19.4 15.8 13.4 13.4 13.1 16.3 19.5 22.1 20.8 19.9
High Rain (mm)
814.8 1470.6 686.5 260.6 290.9 61.0 56.6 104.5 63.5 284.4 253.5 539.5 2352.6
Low Rain (mm)
77.9 41.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 17.5 205.9

Kowanyama Ap Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

KOWANYAMA AIRPORT

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

Kowanyama Ap Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.6
≥ 35°C
6.4 2.0 1.9 1.6 0.7 0.1 0.0 1.7 12.6 23.4 21.1 15.3 81.5
≥ 30°C
25.2 22.4 26.1 25.9 25.9 19.2 19.9 25.1 26.3 27.6 25.9 26.2 280.0
≤ 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

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
35.4 34.4 34.4 34.3 33.5 32.5 32.4 34.0 36.5 38.0 38.0 37.0 36.0
Low Max
30.4 30.0 31.1 31.7 30.6 28.9 29.0 30.5 33.0 34.7 34.5 32.6 30.5
High Min
25.5 25.5 25.0 23.9 22.0 19.5 18.7 19.5 21.7 24.1 25.6 25.9 24.8
Low Min
23.0 23.0 22.6 19.5 16.0 12.8 12.0 13.0 16.1 19.5 22.3 23.0 16.0

Kowanyama Ap Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
41 41 41 40 39 40 39 39 40 39 40 41 40.0
Earliest Entry
1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1965 1965 1965
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
44 44 45 44 42 41 41 41 42 40 41 43 42.2
Earliest Entry
1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1966 1965 1965 1965
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
99 99 99 100 102 101 102 102 102 97 101 99 100.0
Earliest Entry
1913 1913 1913 1912 1912 1912 1912 1912 1912 1912 1912 1912 1912
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

KOWANYAMA AIRPORT
Gulf Country, Queensland
15.4818°S 141.7483°E 10m AMSL
Commenced 1912
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