Compared to the rest of Australia, Adelaide River experiences exceptionally high daytime temperatures and overnight temperatures. Rainfall is above average and numbers of cloudy days and numbers of clear days are below average. Wind speed and humidity levels are average.
Adelaide River has a wet and a dry season. The wet season in Adelaide River begins around October and ends around April. Over the course of the wet season, Adelaide River receives around 1187.9mm of rain. By comparison, in the dry season from May to September, less than 57.1mm of rain falls in total. At the height of the wet season in February it rains on average 18.4 days in that one month. Indeed, Adelaide River has experienced as much as 206.4mm in a single February day. The wettest month on record is January with 786.6mm of rain falling.
Temperatures in the wet season average between 32.7 and 37OC during the day and 20.8 and 23.9OC overnight. Temperatures in the dry season average between 31.5 and 36.5OC during the day and 13 and 19.1OC at night.
|Adelaide River Weather|
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|Observation taken 23km|
to the north-northwest (highlight point)
20/5/13 4:35PM (EST); 3:35PM (CST); 2:35PM (WST)