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Cardwell Daily Summaries

December 2017
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Fri 01/12/2017 23.6 +0.6 - - 7.0  
Sat 02/12/2017 - - 30.4 -1.1 -  
Sun 03/12/2017 23.6 +0.6 30.2 -1.3 0.8  
Mon 04/12/2017 23.0 +0.0 30.7 -0.8 45.0  
Tue 05/12/2017 23.1 +0.1 32.7 +1.2 0.0  
Wed 06/12/2017 23.3 +0.3 31 +0 0.0  
Thu 07/12/2017 24.4 +1.4 - - 0.0  
Fri 08/12/2017 - - 30.9 -0.6 0.0  
Sat 09/12/2017 - - 31 +0 0.0  
Sun 10/12/2017 23.9 +0.9 29.9 -1.6 0.0  
Mon 11/12/2017 22.9 -0.1 32.0 +0.5 0.0  
Tue 12/12/2017 21.5 -1.5 - - 0.0  
Wed 13/12/2017 - - 31.3 -0.2 0.0  
Thu 14/12/2017 20.5 -2.5 30 -1 0.0  
Fri 15/12/2017 22 -1 - - 0.0  
 
December 2017 Average 22.9 -0.1 30.9 -0.6    
Dec 1957-2016 Average 23.0   31.5      
Dec 1957-2016 Highest 28.0 20th 2005 42.6 20th 1995    
Dec 1957-2016 Lowest 15.1 11th 1964 23.4 12th 1973    
 
December 2017 Total         52.8 3 day(s)
Dec 1881-2016 Average Total         193.6 11.7 day(s)
Dec 1881-2016 Wettest Total         989.2 1903
Dec 1881-2016 Wettest 24hr Total         335.3 7th 1964
Dec 1881-2016 Driest Total         0.0 1881
 
Jan-Dec 2017 Total         1910.6 121 day(s)
Jan-Dec 1874-2017 Average Total         2083.0 128.8 day(s)
 
Highlights the coolest minimum or maximum temperature during the period.
 
Highlights the warmest minimum or maximum temperature during the period.
 
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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18:43 EDT

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