Nhulunbuy is one of the hottest places in Australia. It experiences exceptionally high overnight temperatures and numbers of cloudy days. Daytime temperatures, rainfall and humidity levels are above average. Wind speed and numbers of clear days are below average.
Nhulunbuy has a wet and a dry season. The wet season in Nhulunbuy begins around November and ends around May. Over the course of the wet season, Nhulunbuy receives around 1277.9mm of rain. By comparison, in the dry season from June to October, less than 113.8mm of rain falls in total. At the height of the wet season in January it rains on average 15.7 days in that one month. Indeed, Nhulunbuy has experienced as much as 268.8mm in a single March day. The wettest month on record is March with 952.4mm of rain falling.
Temperatures in the wet season average between 30.8 and 32.4OC during the day and 23.2 and 25.9OC overnight. Temperatures in the dry season average between 28.6 and 30.8OC during the day and 19.9 and 22.9OC at night.
14 minutes ago
|Rain since 9am||7.6mm||N/A|
|Observation taken 10km|
to the south-southeast (highlight point)
11/3/14 11:04PM (EST); 10:04PM (CST); 9:04PM (WST)