Cape Wessel Climate

Cape Wessel Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
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Mean Min (°C)
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Mean Rain (mm)
219.1 263.6 204.6 162.3 72.2 36.7 13.2 8.8 5.4 9.1 35.0 125.9 1161.4
Median Rain (mm)
47.4 0.6 994.2 - - - - - - - - - -
Mean Rain Days
14.4 14.2 14.1 12.4 8.8 6.7 5.6 4.4 2.4 2.8 3.9 11.2 101.6

Cape Wessel Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
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Low Max (°C)
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High Min (°C)
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Low Min (°C)
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High Rain (mm)
135.0 303.0 120.0 251.0 146.0 92.0 15.0 20.0 27.0 25.0 60.0 66.0 303.0

Cape Wessel Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
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Low Mn. Max (°C)
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High Mn. Min (°C)
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Low Mn. Min (°C)
- - - - - - - - - - - - -
High Rain (mm)
683.0 689.2 459.4 1061.2 257.8 278.4 56.8 26.0 57.6 77.8 337.8 419.4 1061.2
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.6 0.0

Cape Wessel Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

CAPE WESSEL

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

Cape Wessel 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
≥ 35.0°C
0.0 0.0 - - - - 0.0 0.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.0 0.0
≥ 30.0°C
0.0 0.0 - - - - 0.0 0.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.0 0.0
≤ 2.0°C
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

Cape Wessel 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
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Low Max
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High Min
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Low Min
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Cape Wessel Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
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Earliest Entry
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Latest Entry
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Years of Maxima
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Earliest Entry
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Latest Entry
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Years of Rainfall
18 17 18 18 19 18 17 17 18 17 17 17 17.6
Earliest Entry
1987 1987 1987 1987 1974 1974 1987 1987 1974 1987 1987 1987 1974
Latest Entry
2006 2005 2006 2006 2005 2005 2005 2005 2005 2005 2005 2005 2006

Station Details

CAPE WESSEL
Arnhem, Northern Territory
11.0047°S 136.7586°E 18m AMSL
Commenced 1968
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Weather News

Warm September night for Tasmania ahead of front

13:25 EST

Tasmania just had a very warm September night, the second night in a row that minimum temperatures across the state were reporting well above average.  Warm air from mainland Australia has filtered down to the southeastern parts of the country, forced further south by strong winds from the interior associated with an approaching cold front.

Low making a warm, windy, stormy mark on southeastern Australia

12:37 EST

A low pressure system and associated front are crossing New South Wales, Victoria and Tasmania today bringing strong winds, rain, thunderstorms and high temperatures.

Barnaby Joyce says he sent 'an awful lot' of special drought envoy reports to PM

18:49 EST

The Federal Government's former special drought envoy, Barnaby Joyce, says he sent "an awful lot" of reports to the Prime Minister about issues relating to drought-affected communities, during his appointment.