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Mackay 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 24.0 +1.0 29.3 -0.9 0.2  
Sat 02/12/2017 23.1 +0.1 29.3 -0.9 12.8  
Sun 03/12/2017 24.2 +1.2 30.4 +0.2 4.6  
Mon 04/12/2017 22.1 -0.9 31.2 +1.0 19.4  
Tue 05/12/2017 21.7 -1.3 28.4 -1.8 14.8  
Wed 06/12/2017 21.2 -1.8 31.2 +1.0 0.2  
Thu 07/12/2017 23.5 +0.5 31.9 +1.7 0.0  
Fri 08/12/2017 23.7 +0.7 30.9 +0.7 0.0  
Sat 09/12/2017 22.6 -0.4 29.1 -1.1 0.0  
Sun 10/12/2017 22.5 -0.5 29.6 -0.6 0.4  
Mon 11/12/2017 21.4 -1.6 29.0 -1.2 7.4  
Tue 12/12/2017 22.4 -0.6 29.4 -0.8 2.8  
Wed 13/12/2017 24.5 +1.5 29.1 -1.1 0.0  
Thu 14/12/2017 23.6 +0.6 29 -1 0.6  
 
December 2017 Average 22.9 -0.1 29.8 -0.4    
Dec 1959-2016 Average 23.0   30.2      
Dec 1959-2016 Highest 27.5 29th 1981 39.4 16th 1964    
Dec 1959-2016 Lowest 15.3 11th 1964 23.8 17th 1989    
 
December 2017 Total         63.2 10 day(s)
Dec 1959-2016 Average Total         183.7 11.7 day(s)
Dec 1959-2016 Wettest Total         1158.6 1990
Dec 1959-2016 Wettest 24hr Total         314.0 29th 1990
Dec 1959-2016 Driest Total         0.0 2005
 
Jan-Dec 2017 Total         1963.0 138 day(s)
Jan-Dec 1959-2017 Average Total         1609.2 140.0 day(s)
 
Highlights the coolest minimum or maximum temperature 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.

Station Details

MACKAY M.O
Central Coast, Queensland
21.1172°S 149.2169°E 30m AMSL
Commenced 1959
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Sydney weather: Temperatures hit 40C in western Sydney ahead of late cool change

18:43 EDT

Demand for ambulances has risen by 40 per cent across the Sydney metro area today, with temperatures in the western suburbs hitting 40 degrees Celsius.

How hot does it get in Australia?

14:43 EDT

With summer underway in Australia and heatwave conditions affecting a number of states this week, a lot of temperature observations are being compared to historical records.

Burst of summer heat prompts fire ban in Sydney

10:00 EDT

Authorities have issued a total fire ban for Sydney today as the city's residents brace for the warmest day so far this season.