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Cairns Ap Daily Summaries

October 2016
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Sat 01/10/2016 22.1 +1.5 29 +0 43.0  
October 2016 Average 22.1 +1.5 29.0 -0.5    
Oct 1942-2014 Average 20.6   29.5      
Oct 1942-2014 Highest 26.1 26th 2005 36.0 24th 2002    
Oct 1942-2014 Lowest 12.4 1st 1946 23.1 19th 2011    
October 2016 Total         43.0 1 day(s)
Oct 1942-2014 Average Total         46.0 8.3 day(s)
Oct 1942-2014 Wettest Total         394.4 2011
Oct 1942-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         206.2 19th 2011
Oct 1942-2014 Driest Total         0.0 1962
Jan-Oct 2016 Total         1291.6 135 day(s)
Jan-Oct 1942-2014 Average Total         1738.0 130.5 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

Nth Cst & Tableland, Queensland
16.8736°S 145.7458°E 2m AMSL
Commenced 1941
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Weather News

SA weather: Virginia, Port Wakefield under threat as rivers burst banks

00:13 EST

The South Australian towns of Virginia and Port Wakefield are under threat from floodwaters as the Gawler and Wakefield rivers burst their banks, with warnings more rain is on the way.

WA storm blacks out homes, blocks roads as severe weather warning cancelled

20:48 EST

About 9,000 properties remain without power in Perth and Western Australia's south-west as conditions ease across the state after damaging winds brought down trees and debris.

NSW weather: Evacuation order for Condobolin as Lachlan River flood moves downstream

14:16 EST

An evacuation order has been issued for low-lying areas of Condobolin in the central west of New South Wales, as flood peaks in the Lachlan River move downstream.