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Cardwell 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 21.9 -1.0 30.3 -1.3 0.0  
Fri 02/12/2016 20.0 -2.9 - - 0.0  
Sat 03/12/2016 - - - - 0.0  
Sun 04/12/2016 - - 31.0 -0.6 0.0  
Mon 05/12/2016 20.3 -2.6 31.4 -0.2 0.0  
Tue 06/12/2016 23.7 +0.8 - - 0.0  
 
December 2016 Average 21.5 -1.4 30.9 -0.7    
Dec 1957-2014 Average 22.9   31.6      
Dec 1957-2014 Highest 28.0 20th 2005 42.6 20th 1995    
Dec 1957-2014 Lowest 15.1 11th 1964 23.4 12th 1973    
 
December 2016 Total         0.0 0 day(s)
Dec 1881-2014 Average Total         193.9 11.6 day(s)
Dec 1881-2014 Wettest Total         989.2 1903
Dec 1881-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         335.3 7th 1964
Dec 1881-2014 Driest Total         0.0 1881
 
Jan-Dec 2016 Total         1937.4 150 day(s)
Jan-Dec 1874-2014 Average Total         2090.0 128.4 day(s)
 
Highlights the coolest minimum or maximum temperature during the period.
 
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Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
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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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CARDWELL MARINE PDE
Nth Cst & Tableland, Queensland
18.2544°S 146.0192°E 5m AMSL
Commenced 1871
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