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McArthur River Daily Summaries

January 2018
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Mon 01/01/2018 28.9 +3.9 42.6 +6.7 0.0  
Tue 02/01/2018 29.2 +4.2 40.5 +4.6 0.0  
Wed 03/01/2018 25.8 +0.8 37.6 +1.7 0.8  
Thu 04/01/2018 27.6 +2.6 40.4 +4.5 0.2  
Fri 05/01/2018 26.5 +1.5 34.4 -1.5 0.0  
Sat 06/01/2018 24.1 -0.9 27.0 -8.9 5.6  
Sun 07/01/2018 23.3 -1.7 33.9 -2.0 10.6  
Mon 08/01/2018 25.7 +0.7 37.6 +1.7 0.2  
Tue 09/01/2018 26.5 +1.5 38.2 +2.3 0.0  
Wed 10/01/2018 25.4 +0.4 38.3 +2.4 0.0  
Thu 11/01/2018 25.9 +0.9 37.4 +1.5 0.0  
Fri 12/01/2018 25.8 +0.8 37.8 +1.9 3.6  
Sat 13/01/2018 24.9 -0.1 39.4 +3.5 0.0  
Sun 14/01/2018 26.7 +1.7 40.0 +4.1 0.6  
Mon 15/01/2018 26.1 +1.1 40.6 +4.7 1.0  
Tue 16/01/2018 27.9 +2.9 40.5 +4.6 0.0  
Wed 17/01/2018 24.4 -0.6 34.3 -1.6 1.6  
Thu 18/01/2018 26.3 +1.3 33 -3 0.0  
Fri 19/01/2018 26 +1 - - 0.0  
 
January 2018 Average 26.2 +1.2 37.4 +1.5    
Jan 1969-2017 Average 25.0   35.9      
Jan 1969-2017 Highest 32.6 25th 1971 45.0 4th 1971    
Jan 1969-2017 Lowest 16.0 27th 1976 24.5 14th 2003    
 
January 2018 Total         24.2 9 day(s)
Jan 1969-2017 Average Total         208.2 13.8 day(s)
Jan 1969-2017 Wettest Total         782.3 2003
Jan 1969-2017 Wettest 24hr Total         173.4 20th 1977
Jan 1969-2017 Driest Total         10.1 1972
 
Jan-Jan 2018 Total         24.2 9 day(s)
Jan-Jan 1969-2017 Average Total         208.2 13.8 day(s)
 
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A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.

Station Details

MCARTHUR RIVER MINE AIRPORT
Roper-McArthur, Northern Territory
16.4423°S 136.0760°E 40m AMSL
Commenced 1968
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