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Horn Island Daily Summaries

December 2015
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Tue 01/12/2015 26.7 +0.9 32 +0 0.0  
December 2015 Average 26.7 +0.9 32.0 +0.1    
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 2015 Total         18 0.0 0 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 2015 Total         1613.6 107 day(s)
Jan-Dec 1995-2014 Average Total         1907.1 140.5 day(s)
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Highlights the warmest minimum or maximum temperature during the period.
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
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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Peninsula, Queensland
10.5844°S 142.2900°E 4m AMSL
Commenced 1995
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Call to help hot and thirsty birds, wildlife survive during high temperatures

18:51 EDT

The old saying is that you know it is hot when birds start falling out of the sky.

Hot spring across NSW

17:56 EDT

El Nino reared its head this spring, delivering a scorcher to New South Wales.

Northern Territory pastoralists reflect on strong year for prices and new markets

17:47 EDT

Record prices, new export markets and rain ?? from the Tanami Desert to the Roper Gulf, and Daly Waters to the MacDonnell Ranges, four Northern Territory pastoralists have shared the ups and downs of 2015 with ABC Rural.