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Mount Lofty Daily Summaries

December 2016
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Thu 01/12/2016 7.0 -3.7 18.6 -1.4 0.0  
Fri 02/12/2016 8.5 -2.2 20 +0 0.0  
December 2016 Average 7.8 -2.9 19.3 -0.7    
Dec 1990-2014 Average 10.7   20.0      
Dec 1990-2014 Highest 26.6 31st 2005 36.4 19th 2013    
Dec 1990-2014 Lowest 3.0 9th 1994 8.3 9th 2002    
December 2016 Total         0.0 0 day(s)
Dec 2009-2014 Average Total         47.6 11.0 day(s)
Dec 2009-2014 Wettest Total         127.6 2010
Dec 2009-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         65.2 8th 2010
Dec 2009-2014 Driest Total         15.6 2014
Jan-Dec 2016 Total         1440.0 182 day(s)
Jan-Dec 2004-2014 Average Total         983.3 170.3 day(s)
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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

Mount Lofty Ranges, South Australia
34.9784°S 138.7088°E 685m AMSL
Commenced 1985
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Weather News

Heatwave to scorch Queensland 'well into next week', BOM warns

18:22 EDT

Temperatures will remain above 40 degrees Celsius in parts of central and southern Queensland until at least Wednesday next week, the Bureau of Meterology (BOM) warns.

Do you know the signs of heat stress?

17:26 EDT

Hot weather can take a serious toll on our health.

Extreme heatwave sparks total fire ban in NSW

16:01 EDT

The sort of temperatures that see roads melt and cold taps flowing with boiling water are set to scorch Sydney and northern New South Wales over the next few days with the weather bureau officially forecasting a rare "extreme heatwave".