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Flinders Island Climate

Flinders Island Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
22.1 22.7 21.3 18.7 16.2 14.1 13.4 13.8 15.1 16.7 18.6 20.2 17.7
Mean Min (°C)
13.3 13.7 12.6 10.7 9.0 7.0 6.3 6.6 7.6 8.6 10.2 11.9 9.8
Mean Rain (mm)
44.8 38.8 50.0 59.0 77.1 71.6 82.2 77.0 63.8 58.6 55.6 58.2 737.3
Median Rain (mm)
38.4 27.3 39.5 51.9 66.1 63.5 78.4 68.6 59.8 47.8 49.8 50.6 701.1
Mean Rain Days
8.7 8.0 10.0 13.1 16.7 18.1 19.4 18.6 15.5 13.9 11.5 10.5 162.4

Flinders Island Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
41.5 39.4 35.6 31.7 27.4 20.3 21.4 22.7 29.5 32.7 35.1 36.5 41.5
Low Max (°C)
14.5 15.0 14.3 11.1 10.3 9.0 8.6 9.0 9.3 10.6 11.3 12.2 8.6
High Min (°C)
24.2 21.6 23.3 21.8 17.6 15.2 14.4 14.0 18.3 20.6 20.4 22.4 24.2
Low Min (°C)
2.6 4.0 1.6 -0.3 -1.5 -2.5 -3.5 -3.0 -2.5 -1.4 0.5 2.5 -3.5
High Rain (mm)
107.0 62.2 119.4 65.0 79.8 73.7 94.7 69.9 50.4 81.8 92.7 72.9 119.4

Flinders Island Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
24.6 24.9 23.9 20.5 17.7 15.7 14.6 15.8 17.1 18.3 21.5 22.8 18.9
Low Mn. Max (°C)
19.2 20.0 19.4 16.2 14.7 13.1 12.1 12.5 12.7 14.7 16.5 17.5 16.7
High Mn. Min (°C)
15.2 16.1 14.6 12.5 12.1 9.9 8.3 8.8 9.8 10.4 12.5 13.7 10.7
Low Mn. Min (°C)
10.4 11.3 9.5 8.8 6.5 4.6 3.5 4.9 4.8 6.7 8.3 9.5 8.9
High Rain (mm)
147.2 164.9 162.0 136.8 212.5 195.1 219.2 174.6 134.4 168.1 184.5 204.8 1164.9
Low Rain (mm)
5.4 1.3 5.8 9.0 10.2 12.9 14.2 6.4 6.1 3.6 15.0 5.8 327.0

Flinders Island Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT

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

Flinders Island 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
0.3 0.3 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.8
≥ 30.0°C
1.8 1.3 0.8 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 0.8 5.1
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 1.3 3.8 5.3 4.4 2.9 1.5 0.3 0.0 19.8
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.9 2.0 1.5 0.7 0.2 0.0 0.0 5.7

Flinders Island 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
26.1 26.4 24.8 21.7 18.5 15.8 15.0 15.7 17.5 20.1 22.0 23.5 22.2
Low Max
18.6 19.2 18.1 16.1 14.0 12.2 11.7 11.9 12.8 13.9 15.6 17.2 13.3
High Min
16.6 17.5 16.2 14.4 12.8 11.1 10.0 10.2 10.8 11.8 13.5 14.9 14.4
Low Min
9.6 9.2 7.8 6.3 4.3 2.2 1.5 2.0 3.0 4.0 6.1 8.0 4.7

Flinders Island Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
51 51 51 51 50 51 52 52 52 51 51 51 51.1
Earliest Entry
1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
51 51 50 51 51 52 52 52 52 51 51 51 51.3
Earliest Entry
1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962 1962
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
71 72 72 72 72 72 73 73 72 72 72 72 71.9
Earliest Entry
1943 1942 1942 1942 1942 1942 1942 1942 1942 1942 1942 1942 1942
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT
Furneaux Islands, Tasmania
40.0911°S 148.0024°E 9m AMSL
Commenced 1942
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Weather News

Rivers down and cruises cancelled as Kakadu National Park swelters through one of its driest wet seasons on record

14:34 EDT

The World Heritage-listed Kakadu National Park is suffering through one of its driest wet seasons on record.

Flash flooding swamps parched Townsville

13:54 EDT

A powerful band of severe thunderstorms swept through Townsville on Monday evening, with rain rates in excess of 100mm per hour.

Dry spell to continue for the Top End

13:53 EDT

After a brief monsoonal burst of rain at the beginning of January for central parts of the Northern Territory, the Top End continues to miss out on the heavy falls.