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Wave Hill 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 28.5 +4.0 40.5 +2.4 0.0  
Fri 02/12/2016 22.5 -2.0 39.5 +1.4 0.0  
Sat 03/12/2016 28.7 +4.2 - - 0.0  
 
December 2016 Average 40 26.6 +2.1 40.0 +1.9    
Dec 1973-2014 Average 24.5   38.1      
Dec 1973-2014 Highest 31.7 1st 1992 45.2 2nd 2007    
Dec 1973-2014 Lowest 16.1 1st 1974 25.5 26th 2006    
 
December 2016 Total         40 0.0 0 day(s)
Dec 1974-2014 Average Total         114.6 10.4 day(s)
Dec 1974-2014 Wettest Total         364.8 2003
Dec 1974-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         86.0 20th 2009
Dec 1974-2014 Driest Total         16.8 1982
 
Jan-Dec 2016 Total         728.4 38 day(s)
Jan-Dec 1974-2014 Average Total         693.8 61.0 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.

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WAVE HILL
Victoria River, Northern Territory
17.3869°S 131.1166°E 196m AMSL
Commenced 1973
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20:31 EDT

A teenager has been struck by lightning during dangerous thunderstorms in Queensland's south-east that caused structural damage and left thousands without power.

Heat is on the horizon for parts of WA

18:02 EDT

Following a run of cooler than average temperatures during the first half of next week, southwestern parts of Western Australia will see a return of hot conditions.

A taste of summer for Sydney

14:45 EDT

A burst of hazy heat enveloped Sydney on Friday, with temperatures just not letting up well into the evening.