Horn Island Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|December 2016 Average||26.8||+1.0||33.0||+1.1|
|Dec 1995-2014 Average||25.8||31.9|
|Dec 1995-2014 Highest||29.0||25th 2005||37.9||8th 2002|
|Dec 1995-2014 Lowest||20.3||7th 2002||27.2||28th 1996|
|December 2016 Total||0.4||1 day(s)|
|Dec 1996-2014 Average Total||189.3||13.4 day(s)|
|Dec 1996-2014 Wettest Total||707.2||2000|
|Dec 1996-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||143.0||1st 2000|
|Dec 1996-2014 Driest Total||0.4||1997|
|Jan-Dec 2016 Total||906.6||113 day(s)|
|Jan-Dec 1995-2014 Average Total||1907.1||140.5 day(s)|
Parts of Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia could be lashed by storms and damaging winds on Thursday as a cold front sweeps across Australia's southeast.
It is storm season in Australia and, while being struck by lightning is considered a rare occurrence, there are several steps people can take to keep safe.
Storm-weary parts of southeast Queensland and northeast New South Wales are preparing for another bout of wild weather today.