Kingscote Climate

Kingscote Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
24.6 24.3 22.7 20.5 17.9 15.9 15.0 15.4 16.8 19.1 21.0 22.7 19.6
Mean Min (°C)
15.4 15.7 14.6 12.7 10.8 9.4 8.4 8.5 9.3 10.6 12.3 13.8 11.8
Mean Rain (mm)
15.2 17.4 18.4 34.5 55.4 73.0 79.6 65.8 47.8 37.2 23.3 20.0 485.8
Median Rain (mm)
8.6 7.4 12.0 26.9 49.8 64.9 76.1 63.5 41.2 34.5 17.6 14.3 463.7
Mean Rain Days
3.5 3.5 4.9 8.5 12.5 15.4 17.8 16.4 12.7 9.8 6.6 5.3 113.7

Kingscote Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
40.6 41.0 35.8 31.0 24.7 22.4 22.0 23.0 27.5 37.3 39.4 38.8 41.0
Low Max (°C)
16.1 17.2 16.0 12.8 11.3 8.4 9.7 9.5 11.5 13.3 14.0 14.4 8.4
High Min (°C)
24.4 25.5 23.7 21.2 18.5 15.6 13.8 14.6 17.5 20.4 22.8 23.0 25.5
Low Min (°C)
8.3 8.9 6.1 5.6 2.8 -1.1 2.1 2.0 1.6 2.2 4.7 6.1 -1.1
High Rain (mm)
79.2 148.3 83.3 63.8 82.8 56.4 53.0 43.9 38.0 55.9 57.0 71.4 148.3

Kingscote Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
28.4 26.8 24.3 21.6 18.9 17.7 16.2 17.2 18.2 22.8 22.8 25.8 20.7
Low Mn. Max (°C)
22.3 21.9 21.3 18.4 15.5 14.4 13.8 14.2 15.0 17.6 19.3 20.2 19.0
High Mn. Min (°C)
17.7 18.2 17.2 14.5 13.2 11.8 10.2 9.7 11.6 12.8 14.8 16.0 13.1
Low Mn. Min (°C)
12.1 13.1 11.0 9.3 8.3 7.3 7.1 6.5 6.8 7.1 10.0 11.7 9.7
High Rain (mm)
120.1 157.6 106.9 147.2 162.1 188.2 240.1 161.1 136.4 109.6 81.0 97.9 963.9
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.8 11.7 15.1 27.6 6.8 2.8 2.0 0.4 0.0 193.2

Kingscote Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

KINGSCOTE

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

Kingscote 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 0.1
≥ 35.0°C
0.8 0.4 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.3 1.5
≥ 30.0°C
3.3 2.7 0.9 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.8 1.9 9.5
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
≤ 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

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
29.0 28.5 26.2 23.2 20.2 17.7 16.5 17.1 19.1 22.4 25.0 26.7 24.2
Low Max
21.0 20.7 19.6 17.7 15.6 14.1 13.3 13.7 14.5 16.2 17.8 19.2 15.1
High Min
17.9 18.0 17.4 15.6 14.0 12.1 11.0 11.1 12.3 13.6 15.0 16.6 16.0
Low Min
12.2 12.9 11.6 9.5 7.8 6.5 5.8 6.0 6.0 7.3 9.0 10.7 7.6

Kingscote Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
34 36 36 36 35 37 36 36 36 34 37 35 35.5
Earliest Entry
1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957
Latest Entry
2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2002
Years of Maxima
36 36 36 36 35 37 36 36 36 34 36 35 35.6
Earliest Entry
1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957
Latest Entry
2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2002
Years of Rainfall
125 124 123 122 123 121 121 121 122 122 121 121 122.1
Earliest Entry
1878 1882 1885 1885 1885 1885 1885 1885 1885 1885 1885 1885 1878
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

KINGSCOTE
Kangaroo Island, South Australia
35.6560°S 137.6377°E 18m AMSL
Commenced 1877
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