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Giles Daily Summaries

December 2016
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Thu 01/12/2016 25.1 +3.2 40.7 +4.9 0.0  
Fri 02/12/2016 23.2 +1.3 - - 0.0  
 
December 2016 Average 24.2 +2.3 59 40.7 +4.9    
Dec 1956-2014 Average 21.9   35.8      
Dec 1956-2014 Highest 31.4 31st 2010 45.1 5th 2014    
Dec 1956-2014 Lowest 9.5 2nd 1966 16.7 1st 1966    
 
December 2016 Total         59 0.0 0 day(s)
Dec 1956-2014 Average Total         45.7 6.7 day(s)
Dec 1956-2014 Wettest Total         327.4 2001
Dec 1956-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         121.2 9th 2001
Dec 1956-2014 Driest Total         0.8 1961
 
Jan-Dec 2016 Total         406.8 55 day(s)
Jan-Dec 1956-2014 Average Total         287.4 47.4 day(s)
 
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GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE
Interior, Western Australia
25.0341°S 128.3010°E 598m AMSL
Commenced 1956
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Weather News

Heatwave to scorch Queensland 'well into next week', BOM warns

18:22 EDT

Temperatures will remain above 40 degrees Celsius in parts of central and southern Queensland until at least Wednesday next week, the Bureau of Meterology (BOM) warns.

Do you know the signs of heat stress?

17:26 EDT

Hot weather can take a serious toll on our health.

Extreme heatwave sparks total fire ban in NSW

16:01 EDT

The sort of temperatures that see roads melt and cold taps flowing with boiling water are set to scorch Sydney and northern New South Wales over the next few days with the weather bureau officially forecasting a rare "extreme heatwave".