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Cape Wessel Daily Summaries

February 2016
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Mon 01/02/2016 26.1 - 32.8 - 0.8  
Tue 02/02/2016 24.1 - 32.5 - 18.0  
Wed 03/02/2016 25.1 - 33.9 - 2.2  
Thu 04/02/2016 28.9 - 33.8 - 0.0  
Fri 05/02/2016 26.1 - 31.5 - 1.4  
Sat 06/02/2016 27.6 - 32.5 - 0.2  
Sun 07/02/2016 27.3 - 34.1 - 0.0  
Mon 08/02/2016 28.1 - - - 0.0  
 
February 2016 Average 26.7   33.0      
 
February 2016 Total         22.6 5 day(s)
Feb 1987-2005 Average Total         263.6 14.2 day(s)
Feb 1987-2005 Wettest Total         689.2 1992
Feb 1987-2005 Wettest 24hr Total         303.0 10th 1992
Feb 1987-2005 Driest Total         0.2 1999
 
Jan-Feb 2016 Total         109.0 13 day(s)
Jan-Feb 1987-2006 Average Total         482.7 28.6 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

CAPE WESSEL
Arnhem, Northern Territory
11.0047°S 136.7586°E 18m AMSL
Commenced 1968
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Weather News

Swift water rescue crew help north Queensland drivers stuck in flood water

16:00 EDT

The message 'if it is flooded, forget it' is not getting through to everyone, according to Queensland Fire and Rescue Service (QFRS) superintendant.

BoM given one day's notice about CSIRO restructure

15:16 EDT

The Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says it was given just one day's notice about a major CSIRO restructure that could impact joint projects between the agencies.

Falls and flooding for Queensland's Central Coast

15:04 EDT

As expected, the rainfall totals were of the order of hundreds of millimetres on the Central Coast and Capricornia of Queensland over the course of the weekend, with some places having their largest falls this wet season.