Port Pirie Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|October 2016 Average||-||-|
|Oct 1957-2011 Average||12.2||24.4|
|Oct 1957-2011 Highest||27.0||31st 1987||39.5||30th 1987|
|Oct 1957-2011 Lowest||1.1||2nd 1994||11.6||21st 1995|
|October 2016 Total||-||0 day(s)|
|Oct 1886-2011 Average Total||33.7||6.8 day(s)|
|Oct 1886-2011 Wettest Total||158.7||1973|
|Oct 1886-2011 Wettest 24hr Total||65.2||31st 1997|
|Oct 1886-2011 Driest Total||0.8||2006|
|Jan-Oct 2016 Total||-||0 day(s)|
|Jan-Oct 1878-2012 Average Total||300.6||68.4 day(s)|
Mid North, South Australia
Commenced 1877 / Closed 2012
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