Meekatharra Ap Climate

Meekatharra Ap Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
38.3 36.7 34.2 29.3 23.8 19.7 19.1 21.5 25.7 29.8 33.3 36.5 28.9
Mean Min (°C)
24.4 23.8 21.3 17.1 12.1 8.8 7.4 8.6 11.5 15.3 18.8 22.1 15.9
Mean Rain (mm)
29.7 36.3 30.5 19.1 22.4 29.9 21.6 10.9 4.6 6.3 12.5 14.9 239.1
Median Rain (mm)
14.1 20.8 8.4 9.4 13.8 14.9 13.7 8.2 1.8 1.9 3.3 7.4 218.4
Mean Rain Days
4.2 4.4 4.4 4.1 4.5 5.9 5.5 3.5 1.9 1.7 2.5 3.1 44.0

Meekatharra Ap Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
47.1 45.5 43.7 40.6 36.0 29.0 29.2 32.6 37.7 41.0 42.6 45.3 47.1
Low Max (°C)
18.6 20.4 17.5 16.7 12.0 9.7 9.4 11.3 13.3 14.6 15.6 20.9 9.4
High Min (°C)
32.9 32.3 30.6 25.1 22.1 18.7 17.1 18.8 21.5 27.4 29.1 31.7 32.9
Low Min (°C)
12.2 12.3 10.3 5.7 1.7 0.4 -0.2 0.0 3.0 4.3 8.0 11.1 -0.2
High Rain (mm)
103.1 103.0 106.0 39.6 44.2 114.4 62.1 23.6 23.8 33.4 81.8 79.8 114.4

Meekatharra Ap Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
42.1 41.5 38.6 33.9 27.3 22.6 22.4 26.2 29.4 34.1 36.3 39.7 30.6
Low Mn. Max (°C)
34.1 31.6 29.3 25.2 20.5 15.1 15.2 18.1 22.7 24.1 29.3 32.3 27.1
High Mn. Min (°C)
27.3 26.8 24.6 20.0 16.4 11.8 10.0 11.5 14.4 18.9 21.4 25.7 17.0
Low Mn. Min (°C)
21.5 20.8 18.5 14.5 8.2 6.6 5.0 5.3 9.5 11.7 15.8 19.1 14.4
High Rain (mm)
135.4 174.2 259.0 159.2 96.0 186.6 165.7 56.2 40.8 61.8 113.2 111.4 573.2
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 66.2

Meekatharra Ap Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

MEEKATHARRA AIRPORT

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

Meekatharra Ap Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
11.9 6.8 2.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.4 5.5 27.4
≥ 35.0°C
25.4 19.6 15.1 2.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 4.7 11.5 21.3 98.8
≥ 30.0°C
29.4 26.2 25.9 14.3 2.4 0.0 0.0 0.5 4.8 15.6 23.3 28.7 168.9
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.8 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.2
≤ 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

Meekatharra Ap 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
42.1 41.1 38.8 33.9 28.4 23.3 22.7 25.7 30.2 34.9 37.9 40.2 38.1
Low Max
34.4 32.1 29.4 24.0 19.3 16.1 15.7 17.3 21.1 24.2 28.2 32.3 19.4
High Min
27.7 27.1 25.0 20.8 16.0 12.3 11.0 11.8 14.8 19.2 22.5 25.7 23.9
Low Min
21.0 20.4 17.7 13.3 8.2 5.3 4.1 5.2 8.1 11.1 14.8 18.3 7.8

Meekatharra Ap Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
66 66 67 67 68 67 67 66 67 67 67 66 66.7
Earliest Entry
1951 1951 1951 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
66 67 67 67 68 67 67 66 67 67 67 66 66.8
Earliest Entry
1951 1951 1951 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
71 72 72 72 71 71 70 69 71 72 72 71 71.0
Earliest Entry
1945 1945 1945 1945 1945 1944 1944 1944 1944 1944 1944 1944 1944
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

MEEKATHARRA AIRPORT
Gascoyne, Western Australia
26.6136°S 118.5372°E 517m AMSL
Commenced 1944
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