Hawker Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|December 2016 Average||17.7||+1.9||34.7||+2.8|
|Dec 1966-2014 Average||15.8||31.9|
|Dec 1966-2014 Highest||31.2||31st 2005||44.5||23rd 2005|
|Dec 1966-2014 Lowest||6.2||10th 1974||15.0||1st 1966|
|December 2016 Total||7.2||2 day(s)|
|Dec 1884-2014 Average Total||20.0||3.3 day(s)|
|Dec 1884-2014 Wettest Total||150.0||1992|
|Dec 1884-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||64.3||25th 1919|
|Dec 1884-2014 Driest Total||0.0||1884|
|Jan-Dec 2016 Total||320.5||90 day(s)|
|Jan-Dec 1882-2014 Average Total||283.8||53.4 day(s)|
Flinders, 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.