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McArthur River 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 25.9 +0.8 40.2 +2.4 0.0  
Fri 02/12/2016 28.0 +2.9 38.2 +0.4 0.0  
Sat 03/12/2016 27.3 +2.2 39.8 +2.0 0.0  
Sun 04/12/2016 22.8 -2.3 41.2 +3.4 0.0  
Mon 05/12/2016 23.1 -2.0 - - 0.0  
 
December 2016 Average 25.4 +0.3 39.8 +2.0    
Dec 1969-2014 Average 25.1   37.8      
Dec 1969-2014 Highest 32.3 31st 1990 46.0 31st 1990    
Dec 1969-2014 Lowest 16.5 1st 1993 25.8 2nd 1987    
 
December 2016 Total         42 0.0 0 day(s)
Dec 1968-2014 Average Total         129.9 9.7 day(s)
Dec 1968-2014 Wettest Total         435.2 2000
Dec 1968-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         122.4 23rd 2003
Dec 1968-2014 Driest Total         22.4 1979
 
Jan-Dec 2016 Total         402.4 59 day(s)
Jan-Dec 1968-2014 Average Total         811.6 61.7 day(s)
 
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Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
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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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