Parafield Climate

Parafield Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
29.8 29.4 26.9 22.9 18.9 15.8 15.2 16.3 19.0 22.1 25.5 27.9 22.5
Mean Min (°C)
16.4 16.4 14.6 11.9 9.4 7.0 6.3 6.7 8.2 10.2 12.8 14.9 11.2
Mean Rain (mm)
21.4 18.1 22.0 37.9 47.8 53.5 58.7 53.7 44.3 39.8 25.7 24.6 445.2
Median Rain (mm)
13.7 8.3 10.5 34.6 44.2 45.4 50.2 50.0 41.2 34.9 23.9 17.0 431.0
Mean Rain Days
4.6 3.8 5.1 8.2 11.7 13.4 15.7 15.2 12.5 9.9 7.1 5.9 112.7

Parafield Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
47.7 44.7 42.7 38.2 31.1 26.3 26.5 30.4 35.0 39.2 44.3 46.7 47.7
Low Max (°C)
16.6 17.9 14.9 12.9 11.5 9.5 9.6 10.1 11.3 12.8 13.9 16.1 9.5
High Min (°C)
34.7 30.7 30.6 26.7 20.9 16.1 14.3 18.4 23.2 25.2 28.2 34.1 34.7
Low Min (°C)
7.6 5.0 5.9 0.6 -1.4 -2.4 -2.8 -2.0 -0.2 1.6 2.5 5.6 -2.8
High Rain (mm)
64.0 64.6 82.8 58.7 30.0 59.8 28.8 33.8 37.0 83.0 32.3 61.2 83.0

Parafield Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
35.4 34.5 31.8 27.2 21.7 18.2 17.4 20.0 22.3 27.7 32.1 32.5 24.2
Low Mn. Max (°C)
25.6 23.2 23.3 19.3 16.4 14.0 13.0 14.0 15.9 19.1 21.3 24.7 20.5
High Mn. Min (°C)
19.9 19.3 17.5 15.0 12.1 11.0 8.6 8.3 11.1 12.8 16.4 17.4 12.3
Low Mn. Min (°C)
13.5 12.9 11.5 9.4 7.2 3.4 3.4 4.2 6.1 7.7 10.3 12.0 10.2
High Rain (mm)
98.8 98.4 151.1 125.0 104.3 116.8 140.0 119.0 107.6 113.5 89.4 99.3 649.8
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 3.8 6.4 16.8 8.2 9.3 0.0 1.2 3.0 258.8

Parafield Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

PARAFIELD AIRPORT

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

Parafield Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
2.0 1.2 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 1.0 4.7
≥ 35.0°C
6.9 5.5 2.9 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 2.6 4.8 23.4
≥ 30.0°C
13.9 12.4 8.4 2.3 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 3.1 7.5 11.0 59.2
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 2.6 3.1 2.3 0.9 0.1 0.0 0.0 9.3
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 0.5 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.4

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
36.8 36.3 33.4 27.8 22.5 17.9 17.4 19.4 23.9 27.8 32.5 35.0 30.6
Low Max
23.1 23.0 21.3 18.2 15.7 13.7 12.9 13.4 14.8 16.7 19.0 21.3 15.1
High Min
21.1 21.0 18.9 15.5 12.9 10.4 9.3 9.8 11.8 14.0 17.4 19.4 16.5
Low Min
12.2 12.2 10.6 8.0 5.5 3.4 2.8 3.2 4.3 6.0 8.6 10.5 5.7

Parafield Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
64 63 63 63 64 64 64 64 64 64 64 65 63.0
Earliest Entry
1940 1940 1940 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939
Latest Entry
2021 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2021
Years of Maxima
64 63 63 63 64 64 64 64 64 64 64 65 63.0
Earliest Entry
1940 1940 1940 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939
Latest Entry
2021 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2021
Years of Rainfall
72 71 71 70 70 71 72 72 72 72 72 73 70.0
Earliest Entry
1930 1930 1930 1930 1930 1930 1930 1930 1929 1929 1929 1929 1929
Latest Entry
2021 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2021

Station Details

PARAFIELD AIRPORT
Adelaide, South Australia
34.7977°S 138.6281°E 10m AMSL
Commenced 1929
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