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Wave Hill Daily Summaries

February 2016
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Mon 01/02/2016 24.8 +1.0 36.4 +0.5 0.0  
Tue 02/02/2016 24.3 +0.5 34.0 -1.9 33.0  
Wed 03/02/2016 24.5 +0.7 35.4 -0.5 8.2  
Thu 04/02/2016 25.0 +1.2 33.8 -2.1 0.0  
Fri 05/02/2016 25.9 +2.1 35.0 -0.9 0.0  
Sat 06/02/2016 23.2 -0.6 36.4 +0.5 0.0  
Sun 07/02/2016 19.4 -4.4 38.0 +2.1 0.0  
Mon 08/02/2016 23.0 -0.8 38.0 +2.1 0.0  
Tue 09/02/2016 24.0 +0.2 - - 0.0  
Wed 10/02/2016 - - 39.0 +3.1 0.0  
Thu 11/02/2016 23.6 -0.2 38.0 +2.1 0.0  
Fri 12/02/2016 24.0 +0.2 38.4 +2.5 0.0  
Sat 13/02/2016 23.0 -0.8 - - 0.0  
 
February 2016 Average 23.7 -0.1 36.6 +0.7    
Feb 1974-2014 Average 23.8   35.9      
Feb 1974-2014 Highest 29.5 25th 1989 44.5 19th 1983    
Feb 1974-2014 Lowest 16.4 4th 1976 24.5 18th 2001    
 
February 2016 Total         41.2 2 day(s)
Feb 1974-2014 Average Total         176.3 13.0 day(s)
Feb 1974-2014 Wettest Total         428.1 2001
Feb 1974-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         151.8 16th 2003
Feb 1974-2014 Driest Total         4.6 2007
 
Jan-Feb 2016 Total         132.5 10 day(s)
Jan-Feb 1974-2014 Average Total         323.3 25.3 day(s)
 
Highlights the coolest minimum or maximum temperature during the period.
 
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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

WAVE HILL
Victoria River, Northern Territory
17.3869°S 131.1166°E 196m AMSL
Commenced 1973
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Weather News

Heat put on hold in the southeast

14:24 EDT

Temperatures will cool down for much of the week for South Australia, Victoria and New South Wales.

Brief monsoonal activity for QLD and the NT

12:58 EDT

The monsoon trough has made a glancing blow of Queensland's Cape York Peninsula and the Top End.

Rain welcome but many in western Queensland 'still doing it tough'

21:28 EDT

Rain in parts of western Queensland in the past week has raised hope that the drought may finally be over, but the long, dry years have already devastated pastures and wiped out incomes for many farming families.