Silkwood is one of the rainiest places in Australia. It experiences exceptionally high rainfall and humidity levels. Daytime temperatures, overnight temperatures and wind speed are above average. Numbers of cloudy days and numbers of clear days are below average.
Silkwood has a wet and a dry season. The wet season in Silkwood begins around December and ends around June. Over the course of the wet season, Silkwood receives around 2793.1mm of rain. By comparison, in the dry season from July to November, less than 525.3mm of rain falls in total. At the height of the wet season in March it rains on average 21 days in that one month. Indeed, Silkwood has experienced as much as 441mm in a single January day and as much as 2748.6mm in a single month (January).
Temperatures in the wet season average between 24.3 and 31.2OC during the day and 15.7 and 22.7OC overnight. Temperatures in the dry season average between 23.8 and 30.5OC during the day and 15 and 20.5OC at night.
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to the north (highlight point)
18/5/13 11:35PM (EST); 10:35PM (CST); 9:35PM (WST)