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Mackay Daily Summaries

February 2016
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Mon 01/02/2016 26.0 +2.6 33.8 +4.2 0.0  
Tue 02/02/2016 26.6 +3.2 34.2 +4.6 0.8  
Wed 03/02/2016 27.7 +4.3 34.2 +4.6 0.2  
Thu 04/02/2016 24.3 +0.9 32.0 +2.4 7.0  
Fri 05/02/2016 25.2 +1.8 32.9 +3.3 1.8  
Sat 06/02/2016 24.8 +1.4 30.4 +0.8 108.4  
Sun 07/02/2016 25.2 +1.8 26.9 -2.7 58.4  
Mon 08/02/2016 24.7 +1.3 27.8 -1.8 23.4  
Tue 09/02/2016 25.0 +1.6 29.4 -0.2 5.0  
Wed 10/02/2016 23.9 +0.5 29.4 -0.2 3.4  
Thu 11/02/2016 21.9 -1.5 29.6 +0.0 11.0  
Fri 12/02/2016 23.3 -0.1 29.6 +0.0 0.2  
Sat 13/02/2016 22.4 -1.0 30 +0 0.8  
 
February 2016 Average 54 24.7 +1.3 30.8 +1.2    
Feb 1960-2014 Average 23.4   29.6      
Feb 1960-2014 Highest 28.2 13th 1992 38.7 5th 1990    
Feb 1960-2014 Lowest 17.8 14th 1972 24.2 19th 1960    
 
February 2016 Total         220.4 12 day(s)
Feb 1960-2014 Average Total         327.5 16.9 day(s)
Feb 1960-2014 Wettest Total         1071.4 1968
Feb 1960-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         356.0 15th 2008
Feb 1960-2014 Driest Total         29.2 1983
 
Jan-Feb 2016 Total         437.2 23 day(s)
Jan-Feb 1960-2014 Average Total         605.4 32.2 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.

Station Details

MACKAY M.O
Central Coast, Queensland
21.1172°S 149.2169°E 30m AMSL
Commenced 1959
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Weather News

Heat put on hold in the southeast

14:24 EDT

Temperatures will cool down for much of the week for South Australia, Victoria and New South Wales.

Brief monsoonal activity for QLD and the NT

12:58 EDT

The monsoon trough has made a glancing blow of Queensland's Cape York Peninsula and the Top End.

Rain welcome but many in western Queensland 'still doing it tough'

21:28 EDT

Rain in parts of western Queensland in the past week has raised hope that the drought may finally be over, but the long, dry years have already devastated pastures and wiped out incomes for many farming families.