Country: Australia
Latitude:18.4838 S
Longitude:147.0423 E
Nearby Cities:Townsville

Mean Rate of Change ( °C / Century )

Since: 1760 1810 1860 1910 1960 1990
Current Location - - 0.65
± 0.24
0.76
± 0.09
1.37
± 0.27
-0.25
± 0.59
Queensland - - 0.58
± 0.22
0.78
± 0.10
1.46
± 0.30
-0.61
± 0.49
Australia - - 0.61
± 0.23
0.94
± 0.08
1.40
± 0.25
0.58
± 0.43
Oceania - - 0.63
± 0.23
0.93
± 0.08
1.38
± 0.24
0.65
± 0.47
Southern Hemisphere - - 0.81
± 0.24
0.94
± 0.32
1.34
± 0.38
1.15
± 0.38
Global Land 0.43
± 0.18
0.79
± 0.13
0.91
± 0.08
1.11
± 0.03
2.16
± 0.11
2.78
± 0.13

Local Climate Variabiity

Difference from Global Land Average ( °C, 95% range )

Smoothing Monthly Annual Five-year Ten-year Twenty-year
± 1.41 ± 0.67 ± 0.38 ± 0.31 ± 0.24

Correlation to Global Land Average (R value)

Smoothing Monthly Annual Five-year Ten-year Twenty-year
0.43 0.72 0.90 0.94 0.95

Variability in Monthly Means ( °C, 95% range )

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun
± 1.40 ± 1.20 ± 1.10 ± 1.18 ± 1.32 ± 1.61
Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
± 1.61 ± 1.47 ± 1.46 ± 1.36 ± 1.13 ± 1.34

History of Temperature Stations

Evolution of Climate Extremes

Mean of Daily High Temperature

Mean of Daily Low Temperature