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Walkamin Climate

Walkamin Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
29.9 29.1 28.0 26.5 25.0 23.6 23.2 24.8 27.1 29.3 30.5 30.6 27.3
Mean Min (°C)
20.3 20.5 19.6 18.1 16.2 13.9 13.0 13.4 14.8 16.7 18.5 19.8 17.0
Mean Rain (mm)
224.1 250.2 210.8 51.7 26.4 18.0 11.2 11.0 8.3 22.0 77.0 122.8 1032.8
Median Rain (mm)
171.4 207.4 134.1 40.7 17.2 11.8 8.7 4.6 4.6 13.3 50.5 102.5 932.2
Mean Rain Days
16.8 18.5 16.9 13.5 11.1 8.2 7.6 6.2 4.5 5.0 8.6 12.5 129.3

Walkamin Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
39.8 36.5 34.3 32.6 31.5 32.0 31.7 33.9 35.8 38.8 39.8 38.0 39.8
Low Max (°C)
21.7 22.2 20.4 20.5 17.5 15.4 16.7 17.6 14.9 19.2 22.6 22.1 14.9
High Min (°C)
25.0 24.8 23.5 23.0 21.3 20.3 19.6 20.5 23.0 22.6 24.7 25.6 25.6
Low Min (°C)
14.1 14.5 11.3 9.9 5.6 3.4 2.6 3.6 7.7 8.9 12.4 12.6 2.6
High Rain (mm)
134.4 284.8 241.7 113.4 64.2 44.6 21.2 58.2 31.0 56.4 112.0 163.2 284.8

Walkamin Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
32.7 32.3 30.0 28.3 26.8 25.5 24.8 27.3 29.4 32.2 33.0 32.7 28.2
Low Mn. Max (°C)
27.5 26.9 26.5 24.8 22.8 21.4 21.6 21.1 24.5 26.6 28.1 27.5 26.4
High Mn. Min (°C)
21.3 21.5 20.7 20.1 19.0 16.8 16.7 15.7 18.3 19.3 20.0 21.0 18.7
Low Mn. Min (°C)
19.0 18.9 18.2 15.9 13.0 10.0 10.3 10.2 12.2 13.5 17.0 17.8 16.0
High Rain (mm)
817.2 894.1 649.1 219.6 114.8 67.5 37.8 80.1 49.8 107.4 258.3 378.4 1750.5
Low Rain (mm)
23.4 31.6 7.2 1.6 0.0 0.8 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.4 9.8 470.2

Walkamin Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

WALKAMIN RESEARCH STATION

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

Walkamin 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 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
≥ 35°C
0.7 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.8 1.6 1.3 4.5
≥ 30°C
15.8 9.8 5.2 1.2 0.2 0.0 0.1 0.8 4.9 11.9 17.3 18.6 85.1
≤ 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

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
32.3 31.5 30.2 28.5 26.9 26.0 25.5 27.6 30.1 32.3 33.2 33.4 31.1
Low Max
27.3 26.6 25.9 24.6 23.0 21.1 21.0 22.1 24.2 26.3 27.6 27.8 23.4
High Min
21.7 21.7 21.0 20.0 18.5 16.9 16.0 16.0 17.2 19.0 20.4 21.5 20.6
Low Min
18.9 19.2 17.9 16.2 13.8 10.6 9.5 10.5 12.4 14.5 16.5 18.0 13.3

Walkamin Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
45 45 44 44 45 44 45 45 45 45 45 45 44.6
Earliest Entry
1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968
Latest Entry
2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013
Years of Maxima
45 44 43 44 45 44 44 45 44 45 45 45 44.4
Earliest Entry
1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1969 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968
Latest Entry
2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013
Years of Rainfall
49 49 49 49 49 49 49 49 49 49 49 49 48.7
Earliest Entry
1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965 1965
Latest Entry
2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013 2013

Station Details

WALKAMIN RESEARCH STATION
Nth Cst & Tableland, Queensland
17.1347°S 145.4281°E 594m AMSL
Commenced 1965
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Weather News

Spring starting damp in WA

18:11 EST

The Southwest Land Division is starting spring as winter ended, wet, helping grain crops recover after a drier-than-normal winter The Southwest Land Division dried out during August then picked up reasonable rain at the end of the month and is about to get spring off to a wet start, giving grain farmers some hope.

Rains fall across Mallee over weekend but farmers want more

16:36 EST

Broadacre crop growers in the Mallee region of South Australia and Victoria could be able to minimise losses from severe frost if they get more decent rain.

South Australia warned of another severe bushfire season

15:08 EST

The latest bushfire outlook has warned of a heightened risk of fires across South Australia this summer.