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Emerald Ap 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 20.9 -1.0 34.4 +1.1 47.8  
Tue 02/02/2016 24.8 +2.9 36.2 +2.9 0.2  
Wed 03/02/2016 24.8 +2.9 33.4 +0.1 47.6  
Thu 04/02/2016 25.2 +3.3 35.0 +1.7 5.4  
Fri 05/02/2016 24.3 +2.4 25.5 -7.8 57.4  
Sat 06/02/2016 22.3 +0.4 28.1 -5.2 12.2  
Sun 07/02/2016 21.4 -0.5 28.6 -4.7 15.0  
Mon 08/02/2016 22.5 +0.6 31 -2 2.8  
Tue 09/02/2016 22 +0 - - 0.0  
 
February 2016 Average 23.1 +1.2 31.5 -1.8    
Feb 1993-2014 Average 21.9   33.3      
Feb 1993-2014 Highest 28.8 1st 1995 41.5 2nd 2005    
Feb 1993-2014 Lowest 16.1 3rd 2013 20.9 15th 2000    
 
February 2016 Total         188.4 8 day(s)
Feb 1993-2014 Average Total         81.3 8.7 day(s)
Feb 1993-2014 Wettest Total         216.2 2010
Feb 1993-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         112.8 11th 2009
Feb 1993-2014 Driest Total         3.7 1993
 
Jan-Feb 2016 Total         311.0 18 day(s)
Jan-Feb 1993-2014 Average Total         169.6 16.5 day(s)
 
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Station Details

EMERALD AIRPORT
Central Highlands, Queensland
23.5694°S 148.1756°E 189m AMSL
Commenced 1981
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Weather News

Dry spell will continue for the Top End

12:56 EDT

After a brief monsoonal burst of rain at the beginning of January for central parts of the Northern Territory, the Top End continues to miss out on the heavy falls.

Townsville drenched by intense rain event as thunderstorms hit Queensland city

10:58 EDT

A once-in-100-year rain event has pummelled Townsville in north Queensland, causing flash flooding that caught some motorists off-guard.

Dance 4 Drought raises more than $5,000 for Aussie Helpers

10:46 EDT

A youth committee from the mid-north coast of New South Wales has raised more than $5,000 for drought-affected farmers.