Kuitpo Climate

Kuitpo Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
26.3 25.5 23.4 20.0 15.9 13.0 12.4 13.5 16.2 18.9 21.9 24.0 19.3
Mean Min (°C)
14.3 14.1 12.9 11.4 9.3 7.3 6.7 6.9 8.0 9.3 11.2 12.7 10.4
Mean Rain (mm)
27.4 25.1 33.2 54.2 88.4 106.7 108.8 91.2 75.5 51.8 35.1 35.1 724.9
Median Rain (mm)
15.0 10.7 25.7 49.4 73.7 108.4 93.1 72.6 63.0 56.6 39.8 31.0 688.6
Mean Rain Days
6.8 7.5 9.8 13.1 17.6 19.5 20.9 19.1 16.9 14.0 10.5 9.7 163.9

Kuitpo Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
44.0 41.3 38.1 34.2 27.9 23.8 20.4 26.1 29.7 34.8 39.3 41.9 44.0
Low Max (°C)
13.9 15.5 12.0 11.1 9.0 8.0 7.0 6.7 9.0 9.2 12.0 13.0 6.7
High Min (°C)
30.4 28.1 28.9 23.7 18.1 14.9 12.5 16.0 19.1 22.6 24.0 27.1 30.4
Low Min (°C)
8.0 7.0 6.9 4.3 2.0 1.3 0.6 1.3 2.0 2.7 4.0 6.0 0.6
High Rain (mm)
37.4 53.0 28.4 46.0 37.0 52.6 55.4 31.6 48.8 35.0 43.4 58.6 58.6

Kuitpo Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
29.6 28.7 27.7 23.3 17.8 14.5 13.3 15.3 19.0 22.9 26.7 28.2 20.1
Low Mn. Max (°C)
22.0 22.4 20.4 16.7 13.8 11.3 11.2 11.6 13.1 15.4 19.1 19.4 18.4
High Mn. Min (°C)
16.0 16.2 15.3 13.2 11.2 8.2 7.9 8.1 10.7 11.4 14.9 15.3 10.9
Low Mn. Min (°C)
11.7 12.1 10.9 9.2 7.8 5.8 5.1 5.5 6.6 7.0 9.4 10.0 9.8
High Rain (mm)
71.4 63.8 94.2 132.6 170.0 183.2 208.8 154.4 202.8 129.0 100.6 86.6 1091.2
Low Rain (mm)
1.0 0.4 8.0 7.2 10.4 17.4 49.6 19.2 27.0 3.2 8.4 8.4 410.2

Kuitpo Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

KUITPO FOREST RESERVE

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

Kuitpo Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.6 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.9
≥ 35.0°C
4.5 2.5 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 2.4 10.8
≥ 30.0°C
9.2 8.0 5.2 0.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.8 4.0 6.1 33.9
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6
≤ 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

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
34.6 33.5 30.9 25.0 20.0 15.0 15.0 17.4 21.1 24.0 29.1 31.0 27.0
Low Max
19.3 19.0 17.2 15.0 13.0 11.0 10.0 10.7 12.0 13.1 15.9 17.1 12.0
High Min
18.4 18.4 16.4 14.6 12.0 9.6 8.5 9.2 10.7 12.0 15.3 16.5 14.0
Low Min
10.6 10.5 9.3 8.0 7.0 5.0 4.8 4.5 5.3 6.0 7.5 9.0 6.0

Kuitpo Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
22 21 21 22 23 23 23 22 22 23 23 23 22.0
Earliest Entry
1999 1999 1999 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998
Latest Entry
2021 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2021
Years of Maxima
22 21 21 22 23 22 23 22 22 23 23 23 22.0
Earliest Entry
1999 1999 1999 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998
Latest Entry
2021 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2021
Years of Rainfall
22 21 21 22 23 22 23 22 22 23 23 23 22.0
Earliest Entry
1999 1999 1999 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998 1998
Latest Entry
2021 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2021

Station Details

KUITPO FOREST RESERVE
Mount Lofty Ranges, South Australia
35.1712°S 138.6783°E 365m AMSL
Commenced 1998
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