Compared to the rest of Australia, Batchelor 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.
Batchelor has a wet and a dry season. The wet season in Batchelor begins around October and ends around April. Over the course of the wet season, Batchelor receives around 1364.8mm of rain. By comparison, in the dry season from May to September, less than 107.7mm of rain falls in total. At the height of the wet season in January it rains on average 21.5 days in that one month. Indeed, Batchelor has experienced as much as 242.3mm in a single December day. The wettest month on record is January with 865.8mm of rain falling.
Temperatures in the wet season average between 32 and 35.6OC during the day and 22.1 and 23.9OC overnight. Temperatures in the dry season average between 31.3 and 34.7OC during the day and 14.9 and 20.1OC at night.
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|Rain since 9am||1.4mm||N/A|
|Observation taken 0.093km|
to the west (highlight point)
19/5/13 1:35AM (EST); 12:35AM (CST); 18/5/1311:35PM (WST)