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Watarrka Daily Summaries

January 2018
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Mon 01/01/2018 - - - - 0.0  
Tue 02/01/2018 - - - - 0.0  
Wed 03/01/2018 - - - - 0.0  
Thu 04/01/2018 - - - - 0.0  
Fri 05/01/2018 - - - - 0.0  
Sat 06/01/2018 - - 42.7 +4.5 0.0  
Sun 07/01/2018 17.1 -6.4 41.3 +3.1 0.0  
Mon 08/01/2018 21.5 -2.0 41.2 +3.0 0.0  
Tue 09/01/2018 28.7 +5.2 - - 0.0  
Wed 10/01/2018 - - 40.5 +2.3 -  
Thu 11/01/2018 22.5 -1.0 38.3 +0.1 0.6  
Fri 12/01/2018 22.0 -1.5 36.4 -1.8 27.2  
Sat 13/01/2018 20.8 -2.7 32.6 -5.6 29.6  
Sun 14/01/2018 22.4 -1.1 - - 0.0  
Mon 15/01/2018 - - - - -  
Tue 16/01/2018 - - 35.1 -3.1 -  
Wed 17/01/2018 18.6 -4.9 - - 0.0  
 
January 2018 Average 21.7 -1.8 38.5 +0.3    
Jan 1991-2017 Average 23.5   38.2      
Jan 1991-2017 Highest 32.2 17th 1998 45.3 12th 2013    
Jan 1991-2017 Lowest 15.7 6th 1991 20.1 10th 2015    
 
January 2018 Total         57.4 3 day(s)
Jan 1991-2017 Average Total         42.6 5.4 day(s)
Jan 1991-2017 Wettest Total         185.0 2017
Jan 1991-2017 Wettest 24hr Total         93.9 24th 2017
Jan 1991-2017 Driest Total         1.6 2002
 
Jan-Jan 2018 Total         57.4 3 day(s)
Jan-Jan 1991-2017 Average Total         42.6 5.4 day(s)
 
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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

WATARRKA
Alice Springs, Northern Territory
24.2918°S 131.5490°E 614m AMSL
Commenced 1990
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Weather News

Cyclone Joyce stirs up snake activity in WA's north as king brown strikes at dog

17:42 EDT

A cyclone which lashed northern Western Australia has stirred up snake activity in people's backyards, with a pet dog having a narrow miss with a deadly king brown on a family's veranda.

Fire danger rising as hot air spreads south

16:21 EDT

Soaring temperatures will elevate fire danger ratings across parts of southern Australia on Thursday and Friday.

'Our own personal cyclone' as severe thunderstorm rips through WA farming community of Cunderdin

15:33 EDT

Residents in Cunderdin have described a severe storm that tore through the region yesterday afternoon as "our own personal cyclone".