Low Isles Climate

Low Isles Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
32.3 31.8 30.9 29.4 27.6 25.9 25.5 26.6 28.6 30.3 31.7 32.3 29.4
Mean Min (°C)
25.5 25.4 25.1 24.1 22.9 21.2 20.5 20.7 21.9 23.2 24.5 25.3 23.4
Mean Rain (mm)
402.0 427.9 439.5 232.4 99.7 64.6 36.3 37.5 37.0 44.1 90.0 210.0 2122.8
Median Rain (mm)
345.2 404.3 366.2 200.6 81.8 51.2 28.7 27.5 25.5 30.4 52.8 138.8 2023.8
Mean Rain Days
18.1 18.2 19.8 18.0 14.4 10.5 8.8 8.7 8.0 7.6 9.7 13.7 150.9

Low Isles Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
38.6 38.8 37.7 35.1 31.9 32.0 29.7 32.7 32.8 35.6 37.0 38.7 38.8
Low Max (°C)
25.2 26.0 23.9 24.4 22.0 20.5 21.1 19.5 22.2 24.4 25.2 24.8 19.5
High Min (°C)
29.5 29.2 29.0 27.3 26.0 25.0 23.7 24.0 25.3 27.4 27.7 29.4 29.5
Low Min (°C)
21.3 20.7 21.6 20.8 17.6 15.0 15.1 15.9 16.7 19.7 20.1 21.1 15.0
High Rain (mm)
470.2 388.0 401.4 388.6 185.8 244.1 73.0 141.8 111.8 232.2 132.6 240.3 470.2

Low Isles Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
34.2 35.0 32.9 31.1 29.2 27.3 27.6 28.5 30.7 32.0 33.8 34.5 30.3
Low Mn. Max (°C)
29.9 29.6 28.7 27.6 25.3 23.9 23.5 24.3 26.0 28.2 29.8 29.8 28.3
High Mn. Min (°C)
26.7 26.5 26.1 25.4 24.5 23.1 22.3 22.3 23.8 24.8 25.6 26.3 24.3
Low Mn. Min (°C)
24.5 24.3 24.0 22.7 21.3 19.7 19.2 19.4 20.5 21.8 23.6 24.1 22.5
High Rain (mm)
2148.3 1001.6 1310.9 739.6 279.6 317.5 179.0 200.6 179.2 312.1 493.2 811.5 3877.8
Low Rain (mm)
32.9 40.2 27.0 9.1 5.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.8 5.6 816.9

Low Isles Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE

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

Low Isles 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
2.6 1.6 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6 2.1 7.2
≥ 30.0°C
26.1 22.5 22.3 10.8 1.7 0.2 0.0 0.7 5.4 19.1 26.4 27.2 158.5
≤ 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

Low Isles 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
34.2 34.0 32.6 31.0 29.2 27.7 27.3 28.5 30.2 32.0 33.3 34.1 32.7
Low Max
29.8 29.4 28.7 27.7 26.0 24.1 23.7 25.0 27.0 29.0 30.0 30.4 26.0
High Min
27.0 26.8 26.3 25.3 24.0 22.5 21.7 22.0 23.0 24.5 25.6 26.5 25.7
Low Min
24.1 24.1 23.9 22.9 21.7 19.7 19.0 19.4 20.6 22.0 23.3 24.0 20.7

Low Isles Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
48 48 48 48 48 48 47 48 48 50 49 48 48.1
Earliest Entry
1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1967 1967 1967 1967
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
49 49 49 49 49 48 48 48 49 50 49 49 48.6
Earliest Entry
1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1967 1967 1967 1967
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
125 125 125 124 125 123 124 126 126 125 125 125 124.7
Earliest Entry
1888 1888 1889 1889 1888 1888 1888 1887 1887 1887 1888 1887 1887
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE
Nth Cst & Tableland, Queensland
16.3842°S 145.5592°E 3m AMSL
Commenced 1887
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Hay, fodder convoy heads east with thousands of donated bales to help drought-stricken farmers

19:39 EDT

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Better late than never for the monsoon

15:28 EDT

After the driest start to wet season in 27 years for Darwin, the monsoon trough looks to arrive in the next few days.