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Richmond Climate

Richmond Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
36.6 35.8 35.4 33.1 29.5 26.5 26.7 29.1 33.4 36.6 37.5 38.2 33.2
Mean Min (°C)
23.3 22.7 21.0 17.9 13.0 9.8 8.6 9.8 14.7 18.8 21.6 23.3 17.0
Mean Rain (mm)
127.3 87.8 56.2 36.0 8.0 18.7 6.1 5.4 3.6 10.3 52.4 63.6 470.3
Median Rain (mm)
112.6 83.4 33.4 9.2 0.5 0.1 0.6 0.6 0.0 0.4 25.8 39.2 462.8
Mean Rain Days
10.6 9.1 5.7 4.1 1.8 1.9 1.4 1.2 1.2 2.9 6.3 7.8 52.7

Richmond Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
44.6 41.8 41.4 39.0 37.9 34.0 36.1 37.0 40.4 42.6 43.8 45.0 45.0
Low Max (°C)
23.2 24.6 24.0 19.9 13.4 12.5 14.5 14.9 18.9 19.6 24.0 24.0 12.5
High Min (°C)
30.9 28.0 27.2 26.6 23.2 21.5 19.3 20.0 23.8 28.0 30.0 30.1 30.9
Low Min (°C)
15.0 13.1 12.0 6.0 2.3 -1.0 -0.9 0.3 5.0 5.7 12.5 15.7 -1.0
High Rain (mm)
85.6 70.0 88.0 72.8 28.8 48.8 17.2 31.6 13.8 31.0 80.0 68.0 88.0

Richmond Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
40.1 38.6 38.2 35.4 32.8 28.4 28.8 32.5 35.9 38.7 40.1 41.0 34.8
Low Mn. Max (°C)
30.7 32.1 32.2 30.5 27.0 21.7 25.2 27.4 32.1 34.6 34.0 33.5 31.9
High Mn. Min (°C)
25.3 24.9 22.7 20.3 17.3 13.0 12.0 12.1 18.1 21.2 24.1 24.7 18.3
Low Mn. Min (°C)
22.1 20.4 17.9 13.0 8.4 7.0 6.2 7.4 13.1 15.9 19.7 21.4 15.5
High Rain (mm)
324.6 194.2 179.0 190.6 36.0 146.0 42.8 39.6 38.6 69.8 183.4 139.6 854.6
Low Rain (mm)
12.6 21.8 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.2 12.6 219.0

Richmond Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

RICHMOND AIRPORT

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

Richmond Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
5.3 2.0 0.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 3.8 6.9 10.3 28.9
≥ 35.0°C
22.3 18.6 17.8 8.4 0.4 0.0 0.1 0.9 10.7 23.6 25.2 25.8 151.3
≥ 30.0°C
28.8 26.7 28.4 25.9 15.0 5.4 4.4 11.7 24.3 29.9 29.0 29.9 256.2
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 1.6 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.5
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
39.0 39.0 38.0 36.0 32.8 30.7 30.0 33.0 36.4 39.6 40.2 41.7 38.5
Low Max
32.7 32.0 33.0 30.9 26.8 22.7 23.0 25.0 29.2 33.7 34.2 34.2 27.0
High Min
25.2 25.0 23.9 21.6 17.6 15.0 13.4 14.7 19.0 22.9 24.8 26.7 23.9
Low Min
21.0 20.4 18.0 14.6 8.0 5.1 4.0 5.1 10.9 14.1 18.0 20.1 9.0

Richmond Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
16 16 16 16 16 16 17 16 16 17 17 17 16.3
Earliest Entry
1999 1999 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
16 16 16 17 17 16 17 16 16 17 17 17 16.3
Earliest Entry
1999 1999 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
15 16 17 16 16 16 17 16 16 17 17 17 16.2
Earliest Entry
1999 1999 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

RICHMOND AIRPORT
Nth Goldfields, Queensland
20.7017°S 143.1167°E 206m AMSL
Commenced 1998
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Kimberley wet season causing havoc but creating tourism opportunities

21:33 EDT

WA's Kimberley is in the midst of one of its biggest wet seasons on record, causing headaches for emergency services, remote communities and cattle stations cut off by flooding, but it has not been all bad news for the region.

Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria prompting evacuations at Borroloola

19:40 EDT

Some homes in the community of Borroloola on the Gulf of Carpentaria have been evacuated with 74 residents sheltering elsewhere, as they wait for Cyclone Alfred to make landfall about sunrise on Tuesday.

King Ash Bay fishing village flooded as Tropical Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria

14:35 EDT

Shacks in the fishing village of King Ash Bay in the Northern Territory's Gulf of Carpentaria have been flooded by the McArthur River.