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Papunya Daily Summaries

October 2016
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
October 2016 Average -   -      
Oct 2001-2014 Average 17.4   34.5      
Oct 2001-2014 Highest 26.6 31st 2002 41.5 18th 2002    
Oct 2001-2014 Lowest 8.0 2nd 2004 18.2 31st 2011    
October 2016 Total         - 0 day(s)
Oct 1958-2014 Average Total         18.5 2.7 day(s)
Oct 1958-2014 Wettest Total         124.2 2005
Oct 1958-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         40.8 14th 2005
Oct 1958-2014 Driest Total         0.0 1963
Jan-Oct 2016 Total         - 0 day(s)
Jan-Oct 1958-2014 Average Total         228.2 24.5 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

Alice Springs, Northern Territory
23.2044°S 131.9156°E 608m AMSL
Commenced 1957
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Weather News

Cyclone season ready and set

16:51 EDT

Australia's 2016/17 Tropical Cyclone season officially begins on Tuesday next week.

Smashing avocados and Lego: Townsville Cyclone Testing Station puts household objects to the test

14:02 EDT

Researchers at a Cyclone Testing Station in north Queensland have been busy creating smashed avocado, and it is not the type that goes on toast.

Flooding lingers in NSW

12:00 EDT

Parts of western and southern New South Wales are still underwater, despite rain easing across most of the state in recent weeks.