Cape Wessel Climate

Cape Wessel Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
32.9 32.4 32.3 32.2 30.9 29.8 29.6 30.5 31.9 33.2 34.3 34.5 32.1
Mean Min (°C)
26.2 26.2 26.0 26.2 25.7 24.6 23.9 23.5 24.1 25.0 26.1 26.5 25.3
Mean Rain (mm)
273.9 255.8 218.9 172.9 95.4 34.5 18.0 8.2 6.7 11.7 32.0 135.6 1226.1
Median Rain (mm)
47.4 0.6 994.2 - - - - - - - - - -
Mean Rain Days
16.6 15.4 16.2 14.2 9.9 7.4 7.4 4.5 3.1 3.3 4.5 11.4 114.4

Cape Wessel Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
36.8 35.7 35.0 34.8 33.4 32.1 31.6 32.9 34.6 35.7 37.1 37.5 37.5
Low Max (°C)
26.9 26.9 27.1 27.6 26.2 26.5 25.5 27.3 28.3 31.2 29.5 27.8 25.5
High Min (°C)
29.5 29.1 29.2 28.8 27.8 27.2 25.9 25.1 26.2 27.2 28.6 29.6 29.6
Low Min (°C)
22.3 21.4 21.3 22.0 22.8 21.6 21.2 21.1 20.4 21.4 23.3 22.2 20.4
High Rain (mm)
154.0 303.0 206.0 251.0 153.0 92.0 29.0 20.0 33.0 49.0 60.0 148.8 303.0

Cape Wessel Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
34.6 33.7 33.3 33.8 32.0 30.9 30.6 31.7 33.0 34.4 35.3 36.2 32.9
Low Mn. Max (°C)
31.8 31.3 31.3 31.3 29.7 28.2 28.0 29.4 31.4 32.1 33.1 32.7 31.2
High Mn. Min (°C)
27.3 27.1 27.1 27.6 26.4 25.8 24.6 24.3 25.0 26.0 26.8 27.2 26.1
Low Mn. Min (°C)
25.5 25.2 25.0 25.5 24.9 23.4 22.9 22.7 23.2 24.4 25.4 25.6 24.8
High Rain (mm)
788.6 689.2 459.4 1061.2 594.4 278.4 85.4 26.0 57.6 118.2 337.8 419.4 2195.0
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 2.2 14.4

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 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
≥ 35.0°C
4.5 0.9 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.1 8.1 14.9 31.0
≥ 30.0°C
27.9 25.6 27.7 28.0 25.0 15.2 12.8 22.4 29.1 30.8 29.7 29.6 304.8
≤ 2.0°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
≤ 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

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
- - - - - - - - - - - - -
Low Max
- - - - - - - - - - - - -
High Min
- - - - - - - - - - - - -
Low Min
- - - - - - - - - - - - -

Cape Wessel Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
10 10 10 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 10 9.0
Earliest Entry
2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2011 2011
Latest Entry
2021 2021 2021 2021 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2021
Years of Maxima
10 10 10 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 10 9.0
Earliest Entry
2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2011 2011
Latest Entry
2021 2021 2021 2021 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2021
Years of Rainfall
29 27 27 25 29 28 26 27 28 28 28 27 25.0
Earliest Entry
1987 1987 1987 1987 1974 1974 1987 1987 1974 1987 1987 1987 1974
Latest Entry
2021 2021 2021 2021 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2021

Station Details

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