Oodnadatta Climate

Oodnadatta Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
38.0 36.7 33.8 28.6 23.3 19.9 19.8 22.3 26.7 30.6 34.0 36.4 29.1
Mean Min (°C)
23.1 22.4 19.3 14.5 9.8 6.5 5.8 7.5 11.5 15.3 18.7 21.3 14.5
Mean Rain (mm)
23.2 30.1 13.7 11.6 12.4 10.8 9.2 8.0 10.1 13.4 13.0 17.0 173.0
Median Rain (mm)
7.0 6.3 1.8 1.8 4.1 3.6 1.6 1.7 4.0 5.6 6.7 11.2 150.2
Mean Rain Days
3.0 2.7 2.3 2.3 2.7 3.1 2.3 2.4 2.6 3.4 3.7 3.6 34.3

Oodnadatta Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
50.7 46.8 44.9 42.1 35.0 32.8 32.2 36.5 40.7 45.4 47.4 48.4 50.7
Low Max (°C)
15.7 16.8 16.8 14.2 11.1 10.7 9.5 9.4 12.0 13.9 13.3 20.5 9.4
High Min (°C)
34.3 33.4 31.1 28.2 20.8 19.5 18.9 22.3 24.9 29.3 32.3 33.9 34.3
Low Min (°C)
11.7 12.8 9.5 3.8 0.9 -2.6 -2.2 -0.3 2.2 3.4 9.6 11.3 -2.6
High Rain (mm)
104.0 200.0 114.0 46.2 56.6 40.0 45.5 41.4 40.6 36.0 46.0 47.0 200.0

Oodnadatta Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
42.5 40.3 36.8 33.4 26.2 23.8 23.0 26.4 32.9 36.7 37.8 41.6 31.2
Low Mn. Max (°C)
32.6 32.6 29.6 24.8 19.4 17.1 16.0 18.4 22.9 26.3 30.5 32.6 27.4
High Mn. Min (°C)
27.3 25.6 22.5 17.6 13.2 11.6 9.1 10.8 15.4 19.5 22.0 24.3 15.9
Low Mn. Min (°C)
18.8 18.8 15.9 10.7 6.0 3.3 2.8 4.7 9.1 12.4 15.5 18.8 11.8
High Rain (mm)
273.4 303.2 223.8 96.8 79.8 110.4 69.2 58.0 66.5 93.6 54.2 106.2 465.8
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 21.6

Oodnadatta Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

OODNADATTA AIRPORT

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

Oodnadatta Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
11.4 7.7 2.2 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.5 4.2 7.8 34.1
≥ 35.0°C
22.8 19.0 13.4 2.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 2.1 7.0 12.7 19.1 96.8
≥ 30.0°C
29.2 25.8 24.3 11.3 1.7 0.1 0.2 1.7 8.0 16.0 22.7 27.7 166.2
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 3.0 4.3 1.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 8.7
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.8 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.3

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
42.8 41.6 38.7 33.4 27.7 23.4 23.5 26.7 32.5 36.5 39.8 41.6 38.3
Low Max
32.6 31.4 28.8 23.7 19.2 16.6 16.2 18.0 21.1 24.7 27.9 30.9 19.6
High Min
27.5 26.8 23.7 19.2 14.1 10.8 9.9 11.9 16.2 19.7 23.4 25.8 22.8
Low Min
18.3 17.8 14.9 10.0 5.7 2.6 2.1 3.4 7.0 10.6 13.9 16.7 5.9

Oodnadatta Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
68 69 71 72 72 72 72 71 71 70 70 70 71.0
Earliest Entry
1941 1940 1940 1940 1940 1940 1940 1940 1940 1940 1940 1940 1940
Latest Entry
2021 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2021
Years of Maxima
68 69 71 72 72 72 72 71 71 70 69 70 71.0
Earliest Entry
1941 1940 1940 1940 1940 1940 1940 1940 1940 1940 1940 1940 1940
Latest Entry
2021 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2021
Years of Rainfall
70 69 72 70 72 72 72 71 72 70 70 72 70.0
Earliest Entry
1940 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1940 1939 1939 1939 1940 1939 1939
Latest Entry
2021 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2021

Station Details

OODNADATTA AIRPORT
NE Pastoral, South Australia
27.5553°S 135.4456°E 117m AMSL
Commenced 1939
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14:58 EDT

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