Ernabella Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|December 2016 Average||14 21.6||+2.5||33.2||+0.0|
|Dec 1997-2014 Average||19.1||33.2|
|Dec 1997-2014 Highest||27.9||23rd 2009||42.5||20th 2013|
|Dec 1997-2014 Lowest||9.9||12th 2013||17.0||14th 2001|
|December 2016 Total||14 16.8||4 day(s)|
|Dec 1997-2014 Average Total||67.0||7.5 day(s)|
|Dec 1997-2014 Wettest Total||192.8||2001|
|Dec 1997-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||80.8||27th 2003|
|Dec 1997-2014 Driest Total||22.2||2006|
|Jan-Dec 2016 Total||344.4||69 day(s)|
|Jan-Dec 1997-2014 Average Total||313.5||48.9 day(s)|
NW Pastoral, South Australia
Top End residents are unlikely to be relieved of the oppressive hot and humid build up conditions until Christmas, because the rain-bringing La Niña weather pattern is unlikely to eventuate in coming months, the Bureau of Meteorology has warned.
An international tourist has died and a woman has been injured after being hit by lightning while camping at Mt Warning, on the NSW north coast, police say.
The opening week of summer has been a hot and thundery mix in New South Wales and there is more to come.