Karoonda Climate

Karoonda Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
31.4 30.6 27.7 23.5 19.2 16.0 15.5 17.3 20.2 23.9 27.6 29.4 23.6
Mean Min (°C)
14.3 14.1 12.2 9.6 7.2 5.4 4.8 5.0 6.4 8.1 11.0 12.7 9.2
Mean Rain (mm)
15.8 17.2 16.5 22.1 33.0 33.6 32.9 36.6 33.9 28.5 22.6 22.4 312.7
Median Rain (mm)
9.4 9.6 6.8 15.1 26.6 28.4 24.4 35.4 27.7 24.2 20.1 14.4 287.6
Mean Rain Days
3.2 3.1 3.4 5.7 8.7 9.7 10.6 11.0 9.1 7.3 5.4 4.3 80.3

Karoonda Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
45.9 46.3 42.0 37.2 29.5 24.9 24.0 32.0 34.1 39.2 42.6 45.2 46.3
Low Max (°C)
17.9 17.0 18.2 13.9 9.5 10.5 8.0 10.5 11.6 12.6 15.1 16.5 8.0
High Min (°C)
28.4 26.9 25.0 20.6 15.5 14.0 12.5 13.1 16.4 20.6 26.5 28.8 28.8
Low Min (°C)
4.5 6.8 4.0 2.0 -3.0 -4.0 -3.1 -2.3 -1.9 0.6 1.5 1.2 -4.0
High Rain (mm)
66.0 71.6 80.3 56.4 53.3 47.2 33.3 33.0 26.4 57.4 41.9 73.6 80.3

Karoonda Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
34.0 33.2 31.4 26.6 20.6 17.0 17.1 19.1 23.6 28.9 31.5 32.5 24.3
Low Mn. Max (°C)
27.3 27.9 24.5 20.4 16.9 14.4 14.8 15.0 16.4 20.0 25.5 26.4 22.8
High Mn. Min (°C)
16.5 15.7 14.4 11.2 9.3 6.9 6.3 6.5 9.0 10.1 13.8 14.7 9.9
Low Mn. Min (°C)
11.5 12.1 10.1 8.0 5.4 2.2 3.4 3.1 5.6 6.3 8.2 11.6 8.5
High Rain (mm)
98.2 93.4 114.6 94.3 92.8 111.1 79.2 80.6 119.3 83.2 78.0 142.4 581.9
Low Rain (mm)
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 1.6 2.2 0.8 2.6 0.4 0.0 0.0 105.4

Karoonda Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

KAROONDA

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

Karoonda Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
3.6 1.5 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.9 1.8 7.9
≥ 35.0°C
8.3 6.8 3.7 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 4.3 6.9 29.4
≥ 30.0°C
17.1 14.1 10.1 3.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.3 4.9 10.2 13.1 69.3
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 2.1 4.2 5.6 5.3 3.0 0.9 0.1 0.1 19.8
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6 1.4 1.7 2.0 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 5.6

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
39.3 37.5 34.5 28.5 22.5 18.1 18.1 20.9 25.0 29.5 35.5 37.5 32.2
Low Max
25.1 24.5 22.4 19.0 16.1 13.9 13.1 14.0 15.3 17.5 21.0 22.9 15.5
High Min
18.0 17.4 16.1 14.0 10.9 8.4 8.1 8.3 10.2 12.6 15.6 17.0 14.5
Low Min
10.4 9.7 8.0 5.8 3.2 1.8 1.0 1.4 2.9 3.6 6.9 8.5 3.7

Karoonda Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
15 14 15 14 14 14 14 15 14 15 14 15 14.3
Earliest Entry
2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
15 15 15 15 15 14 15 15 15 15 15 15 14.6
Earliest Entry
2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
98 99 98 93 93 91 90 92 94 95 97 97 94.7
Earliest Entry
1915 1915 1915 1915 1915 1915 1915 1914 1914 1914 1914 1914 1914
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

KAROONDA
Murraylands, South Australia
35.0900°S 139.8972°E 72m AMSL
Commenced 1914
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Weather News

The week ahead for NSW

15:11 EST

A cold front is passing over southern parts of New South Wales, with cold air in its wake and unusually warm air ahead of the system over central and northern areas.

Dry winds elevate the risk of fire in the Top End

13:07 EST

With strong winds and temperatures on the rise, there has been severe fire danger declared for the Darwin and Adelaide River and Northern Fire Protection Area fire forecast areas.

Country towns close to reaching 'day zero', as water supplies dry up in the drought

12:19 EST

Across New South Wales and Queensland's southern downs, country towns are approaching their own 'day zero', as water supplies dry up in the drought.