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Papunya Daily Summaries

December 2017
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
December 2017 Average -   -      
Dec 2001-2011 Average 21.5   36.4      
Dec 2001-2011 Highest 29.1 19th 2002 44.1 1st 2007    
Dec 2001-2011 Lowest 12.2 1st 2010 24.0 10th 2001    
December 2017 Total         - 0 day(s)
Dec 1959-2011 Average Total         35.2 4.6 day(s)
Dec 1959-2011 Wettest Total         114.6 1987
Dec 1959-2011 Wettest 24hr Total         47.4 24th 1987
Dec 1959-2011 Driest Total         0.0 2002
Jan-Dec 2017 Total         - 0 day(s)
Jan-Dec 1958-2014 Average Total         298.2 33.6 day(s)
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Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
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

NSW heatwave

13:16 EDT

A week-long heatwave is gripping NSW and some parts of the state could see December records challenged.

Wujal Wujal's new wifi brings vital communication link during wild weather

06:43 EDT

In cyclone-prone far north Queensland, a new community-wide wifi network has been installed in the state's smallest shire in a bid to solve problems during severe storms that often leave the town of Wujal Wujal completely isolated.

New fire danger rating system set to be trialled this summer to cope with new extremes

06:17 EDT

The trusty roadside fire danger signs marking the entrance to every country town are up for a revamp.