Fairfax Media Network

Papunya Rainfall Reports

December 2016
icon icon icon icon
Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
December 2016 Total - 0 day(s)
December 1959-2011 Average Total 35.2 4.6 day(s)
December 1959-2011 Wettest Total 114.6 1987
December 1959-2011 Wettest 24hr Total 47.4 24th 1987
December 1959-2011 Driest Total 0.0 2002
Jan-Dec 2016 Total - 0 day(s)
Jan-Dec 1958-2014 Average Total 298.2 33.6 day(s)
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
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Turbulent Thursday in Vic, Tas, SA

15:52 EDT

Parts of Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia could be lashed by storms and damaging winds on Thursday as a cold front sweeps across Australia's southeast.

How to protect yourself from lightning strikes

15:38 EDT

It is storm season in Australia and, while being struck by lightning is considered a rare occurrence, there are several steps people can take to keep safe.

Storms plaguing NSW, Qld

10:52 EDT

Storm-weary parts of southeast Queensland and northeast New South Wales are preparing for another bout of wild weather today.