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Sweers Island Daily Summaries

February 2017
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Wed 01/02/2017 25.9 -0.2 32.2 -0.1 0.0  
Thu 02/02/2017 26.8 +0.7 33.2 +0.9 1.0  
Fri 03/02/2017 25.1 -1.0 32.4 +0.1 6.0  
Sat 04/02/2017 25.4 -0.7 33.1 +0.8 10.0  
Sun 05/02/2017 24.6 -1.5 32.0 -0.3 30.0  
Mon 06/02/2017 25.0 -1.1 32.8 +0.5 50.0  
Tue 07/02/2017 24.8 -1.3 31.3 -1.0 76.0  
Wed 08/02/2017 24.4 -1.7 32.2 -0.1 15.0  
Thu 09/02/2017 27.0 +0.9 33.1 +0.8 0.0  
Fri 10/02/2017 23.2 -2.9 33.1 +0.8 10.0  
Sat 11/02/2017 26.0 -0.1 31.7 -0.6 1.5  
Sun 12/02/2017 27.6 +1.5 32.8 +0.5 0.0  
Mon 13/02/2017 28.1 +2.0 32.0 -0.3 1.0  
Tue 14/02/2017 24.0 -2.1 33.0 +0.7 42.0  
Wed 15/02/2017 24.4 -1.7 29.3 -3.0 32.0  
Thu 16/02/2017 24.5 -1.6 29.1 -3.2 68.0  
Fri 17/02/2017 12 20.6 -5.5 28.0 -4.3 65.0  
Sat 18/02/2017 23.5 -2.6 28.0 -4.3 17 216.0  
Sun 19/02/2017 23.8 -2.3 13 26.0 -6.3 17 168.0  
Mon 20/02/2017 23.6 -2.5 - - 17 158.0  
 
February 2017 Average 12 24.9 -1.2 31.3 -1.0    
Feb 2002-2014 Average 26.1   32.3      
Feb 2002-2014 Highest 30.3 3rd 2002 36.7 3rd 2002    
Feb 2002-2014 Lowest 21.4 7th 2006 26.7 26th 2011    
 
February 2017 Total         17 949.5 17 day(s)
Feb 1893-2014 Average Total         302.8 14.0 day(s)
Feb 1893-2014 Wettest Total         668.3 1896
Feb 1893-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         156.2 22nd 1896
Feb 1893-2014 Driest Total         0.0 1900
 
Jan-Feb 2017 Total         1147.0 34 day(s)
Jan-Feb 1893-2014 Average Total         649.6 28.9 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

SWEERS ISLAND
Gulf Country, Queensland
17.1142°S 139.5981°E 4m AMSL
Commenced 1893
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21:33 EDT

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Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria prompting evacuations at Borroloola

19:40 EDT

Some homes in the community of Borroloola on the Gulf of Carpentaria have been evacuated with 74 residents sheltering elsewhere, as they wait for Cyclone Alfred to make landfall about sunrise on Tuesday.

King Ash Bay fishing village flooded as Tropical Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria

14:35 EDT

Shacks in the fishing village of King Ash Bay in the Northern Territory's Gulf of Carpentaria have been flooded by the McArthur River.