Bencubbin Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|December 2016 Average||14.2||-2.0||31.0||-1.6|
|Dec 1957-2014 Average||16.2||32.6|
|Dec 1957-2014 Highest||30.2||1st 1979||45.3||29th 2009|
|Dec 1957-2014 Lowest||6.3||2nd 1973||16.0||1st 1983|
|December 2016 Total||0.0||0 day(s)|
|Dec 1916-2014 Average Total||12.7||2.4 day(s)|
|Dec 1916-2014 Wettest Total||86.4||1978|
|Dec 1916-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||40.4||14th 1995|
|Dec 1916-2014 Driest Total||0.0||1916|
|Jan-Dec 2016 Total||280.5||97 day(s)|
|Jan-Dec 1915-2014 Average Total||307.2||75.2 day(s)|
Central Wheatbelt, Western Australia
A teenager has been struck by lightning during dangerous thunderstorms in Queensland's south-east that caused structural damage and left thousands without power.
Following a run of cooler than average temperatures during the first half of next week, southwestern parts of Western Australia will see a return of hot conditions.
A burst of hazy heat enveloped Sydney on Friday, with temperatures just not letting up well into the evening.