Cape Flattery Climate

Cape Flattery Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
32.2 31.9 31.1 30.0 28.6 27.0 26.5 27.3 29.0 30.3 31.7 32.6 29.9
Mean Min (°C)
24.8 24.8 24.6 24.3 23.3 21.7 21.1 21.1 22.2 23.1 24.3 25.0 23.3
Mean Rain (mm)
271.9 277.0 426.3 191.3 69.0 44.3 42.1 17.2 6.6 18.1 29.5 113.8 1505.3
Median Rain (mm)
194.5 301.4 414.7 110.5 46.8 34.6 36.6 9.8 2.0 10.9 12.2 76.5 1332.2
Mean Rain Days
19.2 18.3 21.3 15.9 13.9 12.9 14.6 8.6 4.6 5.6 6.7 11.1 142.6

Cape Flattery Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
38.7 37.5 36.7 32.7 31.9 31.6 29.3 31.0 31.4 33.0 37.7 36.4 38.7
Low Max (°C)
24.1 27.0 26.1 25.5 23.8 22.6 21.7 23.0 26.5 25.4 28.6 27.7 21.7
High Min (°C)
28.7 27.4 27.8 27.3 26.4 25.7 24.1 24.1 25.6 26.1 27.4 27.5 28.7
Low Min (°C)
20.7 21.4 19.7 19.3 12.2 11.0 13.8 13.4 15.1 15.9 19.2 19.2 11.0
High Rain (mm)
140.6 163.8 189.8 123.0 91.6 57.6 30.4 24.4 23.4 41.2 53.0 155.8 189.8

Cape Flattery Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
32.9 33.2 32.2 30.8 29.5 28.8 27.9 28.3 30.0 31.0 33.0 33.4 30.6
Low Mn. Max (°C)
31.3 31.0 29.8 29.1 27.3 25.6 25.1 26.6 28.0 29.3 31.1 31.4 29.3
High Mn. Min (°C)
25.4 25.2 25.2 25.3 24.6 22.9 22.9 22.7 24.4 24.6 24.9 25.5 24.1
Low Mn. Min (°C)
24.0 24.4 24.1 23.8 22.3 20.4 19.8 19.3 21.4 21.8 23.7 24.3 22.8
High Rain (mm)
611.0 404.0 753.6 477.8 206.8 126.0 118.4 64.2 32.8 75.6 123.8 306.8 2420.8
Low Rain (mm)
52.0 70.6 129.2 41.2 4.8 3.6 8.0 1.6 0.2 0.2 1.0 8.0 840.6

Cape Flattery Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

CAPE FLATTERY

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

Cape Flattery 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 0.0
≥ 35.0°C
0.6 1.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.4 2.2
≥ 30.0°C
28.5 23.7 25.0 15.1 2.1 0.4 0.0 0.2 4.6 20.4 29.0 29.1 166.3
≤ 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

Cape Flattery 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
33.3 33.1 32.3 31.0 29.7 28.4 28.0 28.4 30.1 31.4 32.5 34.0 32.4
Low Max
30.5 30.3 29.6 28.9 27.5 25.8 25.1 26.2 28.0 29.3 30.9 31.4 27.1
High Min
26.2 26.0 25.8 25.4 24.5 23.3 22.6 22.5 23.7 24.8 25.4 26.2 25.3
Low Min
23.5 23.7 23.4 22.8 21.9 20.2 19.4 19.5 20.7 21.0 22.4 23.6 21.1

Cape Flattery Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
14 13 14 13 14 13 14 14 14 14 14 14 13.5
Earliest Entry
2004 2004 2004 2004 2004 2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2003
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
14 14 14 13 14 13 13 14 14 14 14 14 13.6
Earliest Entry
2004 2004 2004 2004 2004 2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2003
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
14 13 14 13 14 13 14 14 14 14 14 14 13.5
Earliest Entry
2004 2004 2004 2004 2004 2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2003
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

CAPE FLATTERY
Nth Cst Tableland, Queensland
14.9672°S 145.3106°E 19m AMSL
Commenced 2003
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Townsville deluge triggers rockslide, causes flash flooding as the gulf gets more big falls

13:31 EDT

Torrential rainfall of more than half a metre in parts of north Queensland has caused localised flooding and a rock slide in Townsville, with the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) tipping the system will provide "the best rainfall" the area has seen in some time.

Flooding rain in tropical Queensland

12:00 EDT

Heavy rain is causing flooding in parts of tropical Queensland this week, with some places receiving their heaviest rain in decades during the last 24 hours.

Bushfire contractors owed hundreds of thousands of dollars by NSW Rural Fire Service

10:38 EDT

Businesses who were employed to help battle fires in northern New South Wales five months ago are yet to be paid by the state's Rural Fire Service.