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Wittenoom Climate

Wittenoom Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
39.5 37.8 36.7 33.2 27.9 24.5 24.2 26.9 31.3 35.5 38.1 39.7 33.0
Mean Min (°C)
26.0 25.3 24.3 21.2 16.2 12.8 11.5 13.2 16.8 20.9 23.7 25.5 19.8
Mean Rain (mm)
114.8 107.5 72.5 29.3 26.1 28.3 15.1 7.2 3.0 4.0 8.8 52.1 460.8
Median Rain (mm)
67.7 94.2 31.0 9.7 10.7 9.1 5.8 0.2 0.0 0.0 3.5 24.3 434.0
Mean Rain Days
8.9 9.0 6.0 3.5 3.5 3.1 2.1 1.4 0.7 1.0 2.0 4.8 41.8

Wittenoom Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
47.6 47.5 43.9 42.0 37.4 33.0 31.9 34.5 39.5 44.0 44.7 46.2 47.6
Low Max (°C)
23.3 22.8 22.2 15.1 14.4 13.3 11.9 15.0 16.2 23.9 22.5 22.8 11.9
High Min (°C)
35.5 35.1 33.7 29.7 24.7 23.4 20.9 22.0 26.4 31.6 32.8 33.6 35.5
Low Min (°C)
17.2 15.5 12.8 10.2 5.6 4.0 1.6 3.4 6.7 6.7 12.2 16.8 1.6
High Rain (mm)
228.0 126.2 170.8 94.4 70.0 76.5 75.9 40.2 41.0 25.9 44.8 313.2 313.2

Wittenoom Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
43.0 43.0 40.6 36.7 31.6 27.0 26.8 30.7 34.2 38.7 41.0 42.7 34.4
Low Mn. Max (°C)
34.6 32.8 32.0 28.6 24.2 21.3 21.1 22.8 28.1 31.5 35.1 35.9 31.2
High Mn. Min (°C)
27.9 28.1 27.2 24.5 19.8 16.6 15.1 16.0 20.0 24.5 26.7 27.6 21.5
Low Mn. Min (°C)
23.0 23.4 22.3 18.6 13.1 10.1 9.1 10.3 13.5 17.0 20.6 23.5 18.3
High Rain (mm)
469.8 422.6 371.0 225.2 176.5 188.5 105.9 72.7 61.2 40.6 50.2 509.5 1344.6
Low Rain (mm)
2.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 143.2

Wittenoom Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

WITTENOOM

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

Wittenoom Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
16.4 9.6 5.1 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.8 8.3 15.9 56.5
≥ 35.0°C
26.9 21.9 22.2 9.6 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.6 18.6 25.9 28.7 155.4
≥ 30.0°C
29.7 26.5 28.9 24.7 9.3 0.8 0.4 5.1 19.9 28.9 29.1 30.0 229.4
≤ 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

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
43.3 41.8 40.1 36.7 31.7 27.6 27.4 30.0 34.5 38.6 41.1 42.4 40.2
Low Max
35.7 33.3 33.0 29.4 23.9 21.3 20.9 23.4 27.7 31.7 35.1 37.0 25.0
High Min
29.4 28.4 27.3 24.4 19.6 16.6 15.0 16.5 20.6 24.8 27.4 29.1 26.4
Low Min
22.8 22.4 21.4 17.8 12.4 9.0 7.9 9.8 13.2 16.7 19.8 22.2 12.3

Wittenoom Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
65 65 64 64 65 64 64 64 63 64 65 64 64.2
Earliest Entry
1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1951 1951 1951 1951
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
65 65 64 64 64 63 64 64 64 65 65 65 64.2
Earliest Entry
1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1951 1951 1951 1951
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
62 61 61 62 62 61 62 64 66 67 62 61 62.6
Earliest Entry
1952 1952 1952 1952 1951 1952 1952 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

WITTENOOM
Pilbara, Western Australia
22.2425°S 118.3358°E 463m AMSL
Commenced 1949
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Weather News

Heating up in Sydney

16:59 EDT

Temperatures have been steadily climbing across the Sydney basin today, the second day of a prolonged period of heat for the region.

Tropical thunder at the top of Down Under

12:55 EDT

Weather news of late has been focussed on the heatwave conditions plaguing southeastern Australia - and rightly so: these conditions are severe.

100 years ago, a cyclone without a name killed 30 people and almost levelled a young city

10:09 EDT

Nearly one year after tropical cyclone Debbie hit the north Queensland coast, the region is marking the centenary of another destructive cyclone, which all but flattened the young town of Mackay.