Compared to the rest of Australia, Jim Jim Falls (Barrkmalam) experiences exceptionally high daytime temperatures, overnight temperatures and rainfall. Wind speed, numbers of cloudy days and numbers of clear days are below average. Humidity levels are average.
Jim Jim Falls (Barrkmalam) has a wet and a dry season. The wet season in Jim Jim Falls (Barrkmalam) begins around October and ends around April. Over the course of the wet season, Jim Jim Falls (Barrkmalam) receives around 1457.8mm of rain. By comparison, in the dry season from May to September, less than 84mm 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, Jim Jim Falls (Barrkmalam) has experienced as much as 155.8mm in a single February day. The wettest month on record is February with 767.9mm of rain falling.
Temperatures in the wet season average between 33 and 37.5OC during the day and 23.6 and 24.8OC overnight. Temperatures in the dry season average between 31.5 and 36OC during the day and 18.4 and 21.7OC at night.
|Jim Jim Falls (Barrkmalam) Weather|
2.5 hours ago
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|Observation taken 28km|
to the east-southeast (highlight point)
25/5/13 6:30PM (EST); 5:30PM (CST); 4:30PM (WST)