Burketown Airport Climate

Burketown Airport Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
34.4 33.9 34.5 34.4 31.8 29.2 29.2 30.7 33.6 35.7 36.7 36.5 33.4
Mean Min (°C)
25.3 24.8 24.0 21.5 18.2 15.4 14.6 15.2 18.4 21.7 24.0 25.5 20.7
Mean Rain (mm)
243.5 207.1 135.3 46.3 5.4 3.7 2.4 1.2 0.8 9.9 40.2 95.5 765.9
Median Rain (mm)
214.8 186.6 88.4 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.0 20.5 61.6 612.0
Mean Rain Days
16.3 14.2 10.2 2.8 1.3 0.7 0.8 0.9 1.0 2.1 5.0 9.4 63.2

Burketown Airport Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
47.8 40.8 42.7 40.9 37.8 36.0 34.8 37.8 40.5 43.3 43.0 43.8 47.8
Low Max (°C)
23.0 25.1 25.9 19.6 19.1 13.5 14.8 20.7 27.6 25.7 26.0 26.6 13.5
High Min (°C)
29.9 30.0 28.9 27.3 26.9 23.5 23.9 24.9 27.2 27.6 29.3 29.6 30.0
Low Min (°C)
20.0 17.2 16.0 13.3 8.0 5.7 6.7 7.8 10.4 13.4 16.9 16.0 5.7
High Rain (mm)
178.2 135.6 223.4 235.2 16.4 16.4 14.2 16.6 10.2 58.8 80.8 189.4 235.2

Burketown Airport Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
36.8 36.9 38.1 36.1 33.4 31.0 31.1 32.2 34.7 36.7 38.4 38.9 34.1
Low Mn. Max (°C)
29.8 31.5 30.9 30.9 29.6 25.6 27.6 29.5 31.5 33.9 35.0 34.1 32.1
High Mn. Min (°C)
26.5 26.0 25.0 23.5 21.5 17.9 17.7 16.5 22.8 23.5 25.2 26.4 21.5
Low Mn. Min (°C)
24.2 23.4 22.3 19.0 14.4 11.2 11.6 13.3 16.2 19.8 21.9 24.0 19.8
High Rain (mm)
776.4 608.2 698.0 319.8 41.8 49.2 28.4 16.6 10.4 59.2 165.6 418.0 1790.2
Low Rain (mm)
83.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.8 322.8

Burketown Airport Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

BURKETOWN AIRPORT

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

Burketown Airport Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
1.1 0.3 0.6 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.5 2.6 2.8 9.2
≥ 35.0°C
14.9 10.4 14.2 12.8 2.3 0.2 0.0 0.9 7.8 18.7 24.5 23.3 127.8
≥ 30.0°C
27.3 25.4 28.9 28.7 25.3 12.8 12.6 19.5 28.6 30.5 29.7 29.9 295.5
≤ 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

Burketown Airport 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
36.9 36.0 36.7 36.8 34.0 32.0 31.4 32.5 36.1 38.2 39.0 39.0 37.0
Low Max
29.2 30.9 32.1 32.1 29.7 26.0 26.5 27.9 30.9 33.2 34.7 34.0 29.1
High Min
26.9 26.3 25.3 24.5 21.3 19.0 17.9 18.2 21.6 24.3 26.0 27.4 25.5
Low Min
23.8 23.6 21.8 19.0 14.3 11.3 10.8 12.1 16.1 19.4 22.0 23.8 15.0

Burketown Airport Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
18 19 20 18 19 18 19 19 19 19 19 19 19.0
Earliest Entry
2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2001 2001 2001 2001
Latest Entry
2021 2021 2021 2021 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2021
Years of Maxima
18 19 20 18 19 18 19 19 19 19 19 19 19.0
Earliest Entry
2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2001 2001 2001 2001
Latest Entry
2021 2021 2021 2021 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2021
Years of Rainfall
19 19 20 18 19 18 19 19 19 19 20 19 19.0
Earliest Entry
2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2002 2001 2001 2001 2001
Latest Entry
2021 2021 2021 2021 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2021

Station Details

BURKETOWN AIRPORT
Gulf Country, Queensland
17.7483°S 139.5356°E 6m AMSL
Commenced 2001
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