Compared to the rest of Australia, Port Keats (Wadeye) experiences exceptionally high daytime temperatures, overnight temperatures and rainfall. It also experiences far below average wind speed. Humidity levels are above average and numbers of cloudy days and numbers of clear days are below average.
Port Keats (Wadeye) has a wet and a dry season. The wet season in Port Keats (Wadeye) begins around October and ends around April. Over the course of the wet season, Port Keats (Wadeye) receives around 1429.5mm of rain. By comparison, in the dry season from May to September, less than 106.5mm of rain falls in total. At the height of the wet season in February it rains on average 16.7 days in that one month. Indeed, Port Keats (Wadeye) has experienced as much as 510mm in a single February day. The wettest month on record is February with 1183.7mm of rain falling.
Temperatures in the wet season average between 31.9 and 33.8OC during the day and 21 and 24.4OC overnight. Temperatures in the dry season average between 30.6 and 32.6OC during the day and 14.5 and 18.7OC at night.
|Port Keats (Wadeye) Weather|
10 minutes ago
|Rain since 9am||3mm||N/A|
|Observation taken 1.5km|
to the southeast (highlight point)
20/2/18 11:30AM (EST); 10:30AM (CST); 9:30AM (WST)