Compared to the rest of Australia, Gatji experiences exceptionally high daytime temperatures and overnight temperatures. Rainfall, humidity levels and numbers of cloudy days are above average. Wind speed and numbers of clear days are below average.
Gatji has a wet and a dry season. The wet season in Gatji begins around November and ends around May. Over the course of the wet season, Gatji receives around 1255.3mm of rain. By comparison, in the dry season from June to October, less than 28.1mm of rain falls in total. At the height of the wet season in March it rains on average 17.8 days in that one month. Indeed, Gatji has experienced as much as 426mm in a single March day. The wettest month on record is March with 1224.1mm of rain falling.
Temperatures in the wet season average between 31.8 and 33.4OC during the day and 21.1 and 25.1OC overnight. Temperatures in the dry season average between 30.1 and 32.7OC during the day and 17.4 and 22.9OC at night.
37 minutes ago
|Rain since 9am||6.8mm||N/A|
|Observation taken 22km|
to the north-northeast (highlight point)
12/3/14 8:34PM (EST); 7:34PM (CST); 6:34PM (WST)