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Kiama Climate

Kiama Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
24.9 24.2 23.6 21.9 19.6 17.7 17.0 18.0 20.4 21.5 22.4 23.3 21.2
Mean Min (°C)
18.7 18.6 17.5 15.5 12.9 11.4 10.0 10.7 12.2 13.7 15.8 17.0 14.5
Mean Rain (mm)
75.3 183.7 146.3 98.4 49.7 94.8 76.0 52.3 55.7 92.9 79.3 91.8 1095.2
Median Rain (mm)
62.0 144.2 69.5 64.6 32.5 73.5 69.5 29.1 36.9 112.6 34.3 85.4 860.5
Mean Rain Days
10.8 14.3 12.8 12.4 6.6 11.8 10.0 7.9 9.3 11.6 11.0 12.3 95.8

Kiama Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
45.0 39.3 32.0 29.9 27.0 23.0 25.8 27.5 33.4 38.1 37.7 36.9 45.0
Low Max (°C)
19.0 18.0 17.8 15.6 14.5 12.6 10.9 12.0 12.8 13.8 16.5 16.4 10.9
High Min (°C)
22.8 25.3 22.1 19.5 18.6 16.0 16.2 17.1 17.8 21.9 21.3 22.0 25.3
Low Min (°C)
13.1 13.4 11.6 9.0 7.8 5.0 4.9 6.5 5.8 7.0 10.9 11.2 4.9
High Rain (mm)
135.0 169.2 163.8 58.4 52.8 61.2 68.8 49.4 52.2 80.6 45.6 54.4 169.2

Kiama Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
25.8 25.9 24.6 23.4 21.5 18.2 17.9 19.9 22.2 23.4 24.3 24.1 22.0
Low Mn. Max (°C)
24.4 23.0 22.2 20.0 18.2 16.9 16.3 16.3 19.5 19.5 21.5 20.9 20.6
High Mn. Min (°C)
19.4 20.0 18.3 16.5 14.3 12.4 10.5 12.0 13.3 14.6 17.0 18.0 14.9
Low Mn. Min (°C)
18.1 17.7 16.3 13.9 12.0 10.7 9.4 9.4 11.4 12.8 15.1 15.8 13.9
High Rain (mm)
170.8 304.6 306.2 183.6 121.8 220.2 187.4 154.4 121.0 187.8 144.2 159.8 1351.4
Low Rain (mm)
11.6 42.0 0.6 54.2 0.0 28.0 7.8 2.8 9.6 12.8 12.6 50.8 703.4

Kiama Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

KIAMA (BOMBO HEADLAND)

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

Kiama Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2
≥ 35.0°C
0.6 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.3 0.2 1.0
≥ 30.0°C
1.8 0.6 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.9 1.7 1.0 1.4 5.5
≤ 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

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
27.0 27.0 25.8 24.2 21.7 20.0 19.1 21.0 24.2 24.1 25.2 25.6 25.2
Low Max
22.0 21.6 20.6 19.2 16.7 15.6 14.6 15.0 16.2 17.1 18.5 20.1 16.9
High Min
20.9 20.9 19.5 17.2 14.9 13.7 11.8 12.7 14.3 16.1 18.0 19.1 18.6
Low Min
16.1 16.5 15.3 13.8 11.0 9.6 8.0 8.9 9.8 11.1 13.8 14.4 10.2

Kiama Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
9 9 9 9 9 8 9 9 9 9 8 9 8.8
Earliest Entry
2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2004 2001 2001
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
9 9 9 9 9 8 9 9 9 9 8 9 8.8
Earliest Entry
2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2004 2001 2001
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 6 8 7.7
Earliest Entry
2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2008 2001 2001
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

KIAMA (BOMBO HEADLAND)
Illawarra, New South Wales/ACT
34.6532°S 150.8609°E 16m AMSL
Commenced 2001
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Weather News

Snow season high becoming a low point

16:18 EST

The 2016 snow season has reached a new peak depth this week according to measurements taken today.

Late winter soaking causes flooding

16:13 EST

Rain gauges as far north as the Gulf of Carpentaria and south to Ulladulla have received decent rainfall in the last 24 hours, some of which caused dangerous flooding.

NSW weather: Bystanders 'watched helplessly' as 72yo man swept away by floodwaters

12:58 EST

A friend of a man feared drowned in floodwaters near Kyogle has told of "helplessly watching" the 72-year-old as he clung to a tree before being swept downstream.