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Mount Lofty Daily Summaries

April 2018
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Sun 01/04/2018 11.6 +1.8 22.6 +6.4 0.0  
Mon 02/04/2018 9.9 +0.1 18.0 +1.8 0.2  
Tue 03/04/2018 9.9 +0.1 20.6 +4.4 0.0  
Wed 04/04/2018 8.1 -1.7 22.2 +6.0 0.0  
Thu 05/04/2018 9.9 +0.1 20.9 +4.7 0.0  
Fri 06/04/2018 8.3 -1.5 21.2 +5.0 0.0  
Sat 07/04/2018 10.2 +0.4 26.1 +9.9 0.2  
Sun 08/04/2018 19.0 +9.2 28.3 +12.1 0.0  
Mon 09/04/2018 18.1 +8.3 26 30.9 +14.7 0.0  
Tue 10/04/2018 22.9 +13.1 26 30.9 +14.7 0.0  
Wed 11/04/2018 22.7 +12.9 26 31.0 +14.8 0.0  
Thu 12/04/2018 12.4 +2.6 17.5 +1.3 0.0  
Fri 13/04/2018 10.6 +0.8 16.7 +0.5 0.0  
Sat 14/04/2018 8.4 -1.4 12.9 -3.3 20.8  
Sun 15/04/2018 9.3 -0.5 13.6 -2.6 25.6  
Mon 16/04/2018 12.3 +2.5 13.5 -2.7 18.2  
Tue 17/04/2018 8.0 -1.8 15.9 -0.3 2.8  
Wed 18/04/2018 8.0 -1.8 20.3 +4.1 0.0  
Thu 19/04/2018 14.6 +4.8 24.3 +8.1 0.0  
Fri 20/04/2018 17.9 +8.1 25.6 +9.4 0.0  
Sat 21/04/2018 14.1 +4.3 24.7 +8.5 2.2  
Sun 22/04/2018 13.5 +3.7 25.7 +9.5 0.0  
Mon 23/04/2018 16.9 +7.1 24.8 +8.6 0.0  
Tue 24/04/2018 14.7 +4.9 17 +1 0.8  
 
April 2018 Average 26 13.0 +3.2 26 21.9 +5.7    
Apr 1991-2017 Average 9.8   16.2      
Apr 1991-2017 Highest 23.0 4th 1992 30.5 1st 2014    
Apr 1991-2017 Lowest 1.1 27th 2008 7.3 27th 2008    
 
April 2018 Total         70.8 8 day(s)
Apr 2010-2017 Average Total         62.4 13.8 day(s)
Apr 2010-2017 Wettest Total         128.6 2015
Apr 2010-2017 Wettest 24hr Total         38.6 6th 2010
Apr 2010-2017 Driest Total         18.4 2016
 
Jan-Apr 2018 Total         117.8 30 day(s)
Jan-Apr 2006-2017 Average Total         199.9 38.4 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.

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