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Cooktown Ap 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 22.7 -1.8 33 +1 0.0  
December 2015 Average 14 22.7 -1.8 33.0 +0.7    
Dec 2000-2014 Average 24.5   32.3      
Dec 2000-2014 Highest 27.6 20th 2005 40.6 2nd 2007    
Dec 2000-2014 Lowest 18.7 16th 2012 25.7 29th 2011    
December 2015 Total         14 0.0 0 day(s)
Dec 2000-2014 Average Total         141.7 12.3 day(s)
Dec 2000-2014 Wettest Total         344.0 2000
Dec 2000-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         182.4 27th 2007
Dec 2000-2014 Driest Total         13.4 2013
Jan-Dec 2015 Total         1319.4 116 day(s)
Jan-Dec 2000-2014 Average Total         1512.3 147.8 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.

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Nth Cst & Tableland, Queensland
15.4461°S 145.1861°E 5m AMSL
Commenced 2000
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