Compared to the rest of Australia, Kowanyama experiences exceptionally high daytime temperatures and overnight temperatures. Rainfall and humidity levels are above average. Wind speed and numbers of cloudy days are below average. Numbers of clear days are average.
Kowanyama has a wet and a dry season. The wet season in Kowanyama begins around October and ends around April. Over the course of the wet season, Kowanyama receives around 1230.1mm of rain. By comparison, in the dry season from May to September, less than 75.3mm of rain falls in total. At the height of the wet season in February it rains on average 17.5 days in that one month. Indeed, Kowanyama has experienced as much as 342.9mm in a single February day. The wettest month on record is February with 881.8mm of rain falling.
Temperatures in the wet season average between 32.2 and 36.2OC during the day and 22 and 24.3OC overnight. Temperatures in the dry season average between 30.7 and 34.6OC during the day and 15.3 and 19.2OC at night.
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12/12/17 6:30AM (EST); 5:30AM (CST); 4:30AM (WST)