Lajamanu Climate

Lajamanu Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
37.1 36.1 35.0 33.8 29.7 26.8 26.8 29.9 34.7 37.4 38.4 38.0 33.8
Mean Min (°C)
24.1 23.4 22.3 18.1 13.5 9.9 9.2 11.1 16.7 20.4 23.2 24.2 18.2
Mean Rain (mm)
151.4 148.7 87.7 15.3 8.5 4.4 4.0 1.1 4.7 19.8 32.8 79.8 580.8
Median Rain (mm)
106.6 94.5 45.5 1.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 15.2 23.8 52.4 459.9
Mean Rain Days
9.8 9.1 6.2 1.8 1.4 0.6 0.6 0.6 1.1 2.9 4.8 7.9 43.3

Lajamanu Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
44.5 43.9 42.9 40.7 38.8 38.4 34.7 37.8 41.1 43.6 44.1 45.4 45.4
Low Max (°C)
24.0 24.5 22.0 20.0 14.4 10.7 12.7 18.9 19.3 19.0 24.5 23.0 10.7
High Min (°C)
29.5 29.2 28.1 26.0 25.7 22.1 21.0 22.0 27.5 30.2 31.8 30.1 31.8
Low Min (°C)
17.2 16.0 12.9 8.4 2.5 -0.1 0.0 1.5 5.0 9.0 12.4 14.0 -0.1
High Rain (mm)
171.0 156.2 112.8 68.8 45.6 38.0 29.7 7.4 25.7 41.0 60.0 132.1 171.0

Lajamanu Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
40.6 40.4 38.7 37.6 33.2 30.5 28.5 32.7 37.4 39.3 41.4 41.0 35.6
Low Mn. Max (°C)
31.9 32.4 30.9 30.2 25.4 22.2 22.4 27.4 31.9 33.9 35.7 35.0 31.6
High Mn. Min (°C)
25.2 24.7 24.6 20.9 18.7 14.9 13.3 14.8 21.0 23.8 25.0 25.2 20.0
Low Mn. Min (°C)
22.7 22.3 20.4 15.4 9.9 5.7 5.9 8.0 13.2 18.1 20.9 22.5 16.2
High Rain (mm)
576.4 557.0 392.2 151.4 92.4 40.0 64.1 14.6 49.8 94.4 112.8 228.6 1409.0
Low Rain (mm)
2.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 87.2

Lajamanu Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

LAJAMANU AIRPORT

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

Lajamanu Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
7.4 4.8 1.5 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 6.8 9.8 10.2 36.4
≥ 35.0°C
22.8 17.4 16.5 11.6 1.2 0.3 0.0 1.8 15.8 24.7 24.6 24.9 142.6
≥ 30.0°C
29.0 25.4 28.2 25.2 15.2 5.5 6.5 16.1 25.8 29.0 27.6 29.0 229.3
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.8
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
40.9 40.0 38.0 36.7 33.0 30.5 30.3 33.4 38.0 40.0 41.1 41.7 39.2
Low Max
33.0 32.0 31.5 31.0 25.6 23.0 23.0 25.8 31.0 34.0 35.0 34.2 27.0
High Min
26.1 25.3 24.0 22.0 18.0 14.1 13.3 16.0 22.0 24.7 26.0 26.8 25.0
Low Min
22.0 21.9 19.7 14.5 9.0 6.0 4.8 7.0 11.3 16.0 20.1 22.0 10.0

Lajamanu Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
24 24 23 23 22 22 21 21 22 23 23 24 22.7
Earliest Entry
1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1967 1967 1967 1967
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
24 25 24 23 22 21 21 21 22 23 24 24 22.9
Earliest Entry
1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1968 1967 1967 1967 1967
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
56 56 56 55 54 52 51 49 51 52 53 54 53.1
Earliest Entry
1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

LAJAMANU AIRPORT
Victoria River, Northern Territory
18.3324°S 130.6361°E 316m AMSL
Commenced 1952
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