Wittenoom Climate

Wittenoom Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
39.5 37.8 36.7 33.2 27.9 24.5 24.2 26.9 31.3 35.5 38.1 39.7 33.0
Mean Min (°C)
26.0 25.3 24.3 21.2 16.2 12.8 11.5 13.2 16.8 20.9 23.7 25.5 19.8
Mean Rain (mm)
114.8 107.5 72.5 29.3 26.1 28.3 15.1 7.2 3.0 4.0 8.8 52.1 460.8
Median Rain (mm)
67.7 94.2 31.0 9.7 10.7 9.1 5.8 0.2 0.0 0.0 3.5 24.3 434.0
Mean Rain Days
8.9 9.0 6.0 3.5 3.5 3.1 2.1 1.4 0.7 1.0 2.0 4.8 41.8

Wittenoom Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
47.6 47.5 43.9 42.0 37.4 33.0 31.9 34.5 39.5 44.0 44.7 46.2 47.6
Low Max (°C)
23.3 22.8 22.2 15.1 14.4 13.3 11.9 15.0 16.2 23.9 22.5 22.8 11.9
High Min (°C)
35.5 35.1 33.7 29.7 24.7 23.4 20.9 22.0 26.4 31.6 32.8 33.6 35.5
Low Min (°C)
17.2 15.5 12.8 10.2 5.6 4.0 1.6 3.4 6.7 6.7 12.2 16.8 1.6
High Rain (mm)
228.0 126.2 170.8 94.4 70.0 76.5 75.9 40.2 41.0 25.9 44.8 313.2 313.2

Wittenoom Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
43.0 43.0 40.6 36.7 31.6 27.0 26.8 30.7 34.2 38.7 41.0 42.7 34.4
Low Mn. Max (°C)
34.6 32.8 32.0 28.6 24.2 21.3 21.1 22.8 28.1 31.5 35.1 35.9 31.2
High Mn. Min (°C)
27.9 28.1 27.2 24.5 19.8 16.6 15.1 16.0 20.0 24.5 26.7 27.6 21.5
Low Mn. Min (°C)
23.0 23.4 22.3 18.6 13.1 10.1 9.1 10.3 13.5 17.0 20.6 23.5 18.3
High Rain (mm)
469.8 422.6 371.0 225.2 176.5 188.5 105.9 72.7 61.2 40.6 50.2 509.5 1344.6
Low Rain (mm)
2.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 143.2

Wittenoom Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

WITTENOOM

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

Wittenoom Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
16.4 9.6 5.1 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.8 8.3 15.9 56.5
≥ 35.0°C
26.9 21.9 22.2 9.6 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.6 18.6 25.9 28.7 155.4
≥ 30.0°C
29.7 26.5 28.9 24.7 9.3 0.8 0.4 5.1 19.9 28.9 29.1 30.0 229.4
≤ 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

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
43.3 41.8 40.1 36.7 31.7 27.6 27.4 30.0 34.5 38.6 41.1 42.4 40.2
Low Max
35.7 33.3 33.0 29.4 23.9 21.3 20.9 23.4 27.7 31.7 35.1 37.0 25.0
High Min
29.4 28.4 27.3 24.4 19.6 16.6 15.0 16.5 20.6 24.8 27.4 29.1 26.4
Low Min
22.8 22.4 21.4 17.8 12.4 9.0 7.9 9.8 13.2 16.7 19.8 22.2 12.3

Wittenoom Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
65 65 64 64 65 64 64 64 63 64 65 64 64.2
Earliest Entry
1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1951 1951 1951 1951
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
65 65 64 64 64 63 64 64 64 65 65 65 64.2
Earliest Entry
1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1952 1951 1951 1951 1951
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
62 61 61 62 62 61 62 64 66 67 62 61 62.6
Earliest Entry
1952 1952 1952 1952 1951 1952 1952 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

WITTENOOM
Pilbara, Western Australia
22.2425°S 118.3358°E 463m AMSL
Commenced 1949
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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.