McArthur River Daily Summaries

March 2019
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Fri 01/03/2019 24.4 +0.9 38.8 +3.6 0.0  
Sat 02/03/2019 23.4 -0.1 38.0 +2.8 0.0  
Sun 03/03/2019 24.4 +0.9 39.5 +4.3 0.0  
Mon 04/03/2019 24.0 +0.5 38.5 +3.3 0.0  
Tue 05/03/2019 24.3 +0.8 39.2 +4.0 0.0  
Wed 06/03/2019 25.3 +1.8 - - 0.0  
Thu 07/03/2019 24.2 +0.7 41.8 +6.6 -  
Fri 08/03/2019 25.0 +1.5 40.7 +5.5 0.0  
Sat 09/03/2019 24.5 +1.0 37.2 +2.0 1.0  
Sun 10/03/2019 25.4 +1.9 35.0 -0.2 1.2  
Mon 11/03/2019 25.5 +2.0 38.8 +3.6 0.0  
Tue 12/03/2019 25.2 +1.7 40.5 +5.3 4.2  
Wed 13/03/2019 26.3 +2.8 40.0 +4.8 0.0  
Thu 14/03/2019 26.1 +2.6 40.8 +5.6 1.4  
Fri 15/03/2019 26.3 +2.8 39.4 +4.2 0.0  
Sat 16/03/2019 26.4 +2.9 39.0 +3.8 0.0  
Sun 17/03/2019 26.8 +3.3 39.8 +4.6 0.0  
Mon 18/03/2019 26.2 +2.7 39.6 +4.4 0.0  
Tue 19/03/2019 24.2 +0.7 40.7 +5.5 0.0  
Wed 20/03/2019 27.3 +3.8 42.1 +6.9 0.0  
Thu 21/03/2019 27.1 +3.6 40.2 +5.0 0.0  
Fri 22/03/2019 25.6 +2.1 39.1 +3.9 0.2  
Sat 23/03/2019 24.3 +0.8 29.4 -5.8 9.8  
Sun 24/03/2019 22.9 -0.6 - - 113.8  
 
March 2019 Average 25.2 +1.7 37 39.0 +3.8    
Mar 1969-2017 Average 23.5   35.2      
Mar 1969-2017 Highest 29.3 18th 1990 42.4 3rd 1988    
Mar 1969-2017 Lowest 13.8 30th 2002 24.8 31st 2010    
 
March 2019 Total         131.6 7 day(s)
Mar 1968-2017 Average Total         152.8 10.8 day(s)
Mar 1968-2017 Wettest Total         565.5 2011
Mar 1968-2017 Wettest 24hr Total         124.1 28th 1985
Mar 1968-2017 Driest Total         5.4 2009
 
Jan-Mar 2019 Total         327.2 30 day(s)
Jan-Mar 1968-2017 Average Total         545.4 37.9 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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