Compared to the rest of Australia, Kuranda experiences exceptionally high overnight temperatures and rainfall. Daytime temperatures, wind speed, humidity levels and numbers of cloudy days are above average. Numbers of clear days are average.
Kuranda has a wet and a dry season. The wet season in Kuranda begins around November and ends around May. Over the course of the wet season, Kuranda receives around 1825.6mm of rain. By comparison, in the dry season from June to October, less than 230.9mm of rain falls in total. At the height of the wet season in February it rains on average 19.1 days in that one month. Indeed, Kuranda has experienced as much as 402.8mm in a single March day. The wettest month on record is January with 1417.4mm of rain falling.
Temperatures in the wet season average between 27.6 and 31.4OC during the day and 19.8 and 23.7OC overnight. Temperatures in the dry season average between 25.7 and 29.5OC during the day and 17 and 20.6OC at night.
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|Rain since 9am||0.6mm||N/A|
|Observation taken 13km|
to the east-southeast (highlight point)
24/4/18 5:10AM (EST); 4:10AM (CST); 3:10AM (WST)