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Sweers Island 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 28.1 +1.0 33.8 +0.1 0.0  
Fri 02/12/2016 28.9 +1.8 - - 0.0  
December 2016 Average 13 28.5 +1.4 33.8 +0.1    
Dec 2001-2014 Average 27.1   33.7      
Dec 2001-2014 Highest 30.6 16th 2004 39.5 6th 2012    
Dec 2001-2014 Lowest 21.8 30th 2009 27.9 20th 2010    
December 2016 Total         18 0.0 0 day(s)
Dec 1894-2014 Average Total         154.4 8.4 day(s)
Dec 1894-2014 Wettest Total         415.7 1897
Dec 1894-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         181.4 31st 1897
Dec 1894-2014 Driest Total         16.5 2005
Jan-Dec 2016 Total         665.3 44 day(s)
Jan-Dec 1893-2014 Average Total         1177.6 59.2 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

Gulf Country, Queensland
17.1142°S 139.5981°E 4m AMSL
Commenced 1893
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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".