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Wave Hill Rainfall Reports

December 2017
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Fri 01/12/2017 0.0 24
Sat 02/12/2017 0.1 24
Sun 03/12/2017 2.0 24
Mon 04/12/2017 0.0 24
Tue 05/12/2017 0.0 24
Wed 06/12/2017 0.0 24
Thu 07/12/2017 0.0 24
Fri 08/12/2017 10.0 24
Sat 09/12/2017 0.0 24
Sun 10/12/2017 - -
Mon 11/12/2017 0.0 0
Tue 12/12/2017 0.0 24
Wed 13/12/2017 0.0 24
Thu 14/12/2017 0.0 24
Fri 15/12/2017 6.5 24
Sat 16/12/2017 0.0 24
 
December 2017 Total 18.6 4 day(s)
December 1974-2016 Average Total 116.7 10.5 day(s)
December 1974-2016 Wettest Total 364.8 2003
December 1974-2016 Wettest 24hr Total 86.0 20th 2009
December 1974-2016 Driest Total 16.8 1982
 
Jan-Dec 2017 Total 761.9 64 day(s)
Jan-Dec 1974-2017 Average Total 698.2 60.4 day(s)
 
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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Extreme heatwave heads to outback towns in Queensland, NSW

09:31 EDT

There will be extreme heatwave conditions in south-west Queensland and north-west New South Wales over the next three days, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says, with several outback towns expecting sweltering daytime temperatures of at least 43 degrees Celsius.

A stormy outlook for Darwin

13:23 EDT

Darwin is on track to reach their December average rainfall, which is already sitting at the halfway mark.

Unsettled spell for Perth

12:23 EDT

The England cricket team may feel more at home, as conditions turn wet and very windy for the end of the third test.