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Townsville Ap 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 23.3 -0.8 31.9 +0.8 53.0  
Thu 02/02/2017 25.8 +1.7 31.9 +0.8 0.2  
Fri 03/02/2017 24.8 +0.7 31.9 +0.8 5.6  
Sat 04/02/2017 24.8 +0.7 31.9 +0.8 0.0  
Sun 05/02/2017 25.7 +1.6 32.3 +1.2 1.4  
Mon 06/02/2017 25.0 +0.9 31.9 +0.8 0.0  
Tue 07/02/2017 25.2 +1.1 32.6 +1.5 0.8  
Wed 08/02/2017 24.8 +0.7 33.3 +2.2 0.4  
Thu 09/02/2017 25.0 +0.9 33.6 +2.5 0.0  
Fri 10/02/2017 25.8 +1.7 32.5 +1.4 0.0  
Sat 11/02/2017 25.7 +1.6 32.1 +1.0 0.2  
Sun 12/02/2017 24.5 +0.4 33.4 +2.3 0.0  
Mon 13/02/2017 25.7 +1.6 35.9 +4.8 0.0  
Tue 14/02/2017 28.2 +4.1 37.2 +6.1 0.0  
Wed 15/02/2017 24.8 +0.7 33.9 +2.8 1.8  
Thu 16/02/2017 23.7 -0.4 29.4 -1.7 38.2  
Fri 17/02/2017 22.9 -1.2 31.7 +0.6 14.2  
Sat 18/02/2017 24.7 +0.6 32.2 +1.1 0.0  
Sun 19/02/2017 25.7 +1.6 32.7 +1.6 0.0  
Mon 20/02/2017 24.9 +0.8 32 +1 1.8  
 
February 2017 Average 25.0 +0.9 32.7 +1.6    
Feb 1941-2014 Average 24.1   31.1      
Feb 1941-2014 Highest 30.6 13th 1969 42.7 13th 1969    
Feb 1941-2014 Lowest 17.9 16th 1951 24.5 2nd 1945    
 
February 2017 Total         117.6 11 day(s)
Feb 1941-2014 Average Total         305.2 15.6 day(s)
Feb 1941-2014 Wettest Total         960.8 2009
Feb 1941-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         317.6 1st 1977
Feb 1941-2014 Driest Total         4.2 1983
 
Jan-Feb 2017 Total         279.4 28 day(s)
Jan-Feb 1941-2014 Average Total         579.0 30.2 day(s)
 
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Station Details

TOWNSVILLE AERO
Lower Burdekin, Queensland
19.2483°S 146.7661°E 4m AMSL
Commenced 1940
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