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McArthur River Daily Summaries

September 2014
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Mon 01/09/2014 12.7 -4.5 34.8 -0.5 0.0  
Tue 02/09/2014 12.2 -5.0 37 +2 0.0  
 
September 2014 Average 12.4 -4.8 35.9 +0.6    
Sep 1969-2013 Average 17.2   35.3      
Sep 1969-2013 Highest 26.1 11th 1969 40.6 26th 2003    
Sep 1969-2013 Lowest 6.0 17th 1977 22.9 5th 1978    
 
September 2014 Total         0.0 0 day(s)
Sep 1968-2013 Average Total         5.2 0.7 day(s)
Sep 1968-2013 Wettest Total         89.6 1978
Sep 1968-2013 Wettest 24hr Total         48.4 4th 1978
Sep 1968-2013 Driest Total         0.0 1969
 
Jan-Sep 2014 Total         689.8 57 day(s)
Jan-Sep 1968-2013 Average Total         596.5 44.0 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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Weather News

Spring starting damp in WA

18:11 EST

The Southwest Land Division is starting spring as winter ended, wet, helping grain crops recover after a drier-than-normal winter The Southwest Land Division dried out during August then picked up reasonable rain at the end of the month and is about to get spring off to a wet start, giving grain farmers some hope.

Rains fall across Mallee over weekend but farmers want more

16:36 EST

Broadacre crop growers in the Mallee region of South Australia and Victoria could be able to minimise losses from severe frost if they get more decent rain.

South Australia warned of another severe bushfire season

15:08 EST

The latest bushfire outlook has warned of a heightened risk of fires across South Australia this summer.