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Emerald Ap Daily Summaries

July 2017
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Sat 01/07/2017 8.3 -0.7 23.4 +0.2 0.2  
Sun 02/07/2017 9.7 +0.7 24.7 +1.5 0.0  
Mon 03/07/2017 13.2 +4.2 27.0 +3.8 0.0  
Tue 04/07/2017 11.4 +2.4 26.7 +3.5 0.0  
Wed 05/07/2017 15.1 +6.1 29.1 +5.9 0.0  
Thu 06/07/2017 14.3 +5.3 29.9 +6.7 0.0  
Fri 07/07/2017 24 19.5 +10.5 23.2 +0.0 0.0  
Sat 08/07/2017 15.0 +6.0 25.0 +1.8 1.6  
Sun 09/07/2017 14.1 +5.1 24 +1 4.2  
Mon 10/07/2017 16.6 +7.6 23.8 +0.6 0.6  
Tue 11/07/2017 13.6 +4.6 25.5 +2.3 0.0  
Wed 12/07/2017 9.9 +0.9 24.1 +0.9 0.0  
Thu 13/07/2017 8.0 -1.0 24.6 +1.4 0.0  
Fri 14/07/2017 9.8 +0.8 24.5 +1.3 0.0  
Sat 15/07/2017 12.7 +3.7 25.7 +2.5 0.0  
Sun 16/07/2017 12.5 +3.5 26.7 +3.5 0.0  
Mon 17/07/2017 11.3 +2.3 27.7 +4.5 0.0  
Tue 18/07/2017 10.6 +1.6 27.8 +4.6 0.0  
Wed 19/07/2017 12.4 +3.4 24.6 +1.4 0.0  
Thu 20/07/2017 6.2 -2.8 22.6 -0.6 0.0  
Fri 21/07/2017 6.6 -2.4 22.4 -0.8 0.0  
Sat 22/07/2017 7.4 -1.6 25 +2 0.0  
Sun 23/07/2017 7 -2 25 +2 0.0  
Mon 24/07/2017 9 +0 26 +3 0.0  
 
July 2017 Average 11.4 +2.4 24 25.4 +2.2    
Jul 1992-2016 Average 9.0   23.2      
Jul 1992-2016 Highest 18.4 21st 2016 31.1 26th 2015    
Jul 1992-2016 Lowest 0.5 12th 2014 13.0 14th 2016    
 
July 2017 Total         6.6 4 day(s)
Jul 1992-2016 Average Total         18.2 2.7 day(s)
Jul 1992-2016 Wettest Total         133.4 2016
Jul 1992-2016 Wettest 24hr Total         112.8 16th 2016
Jul 1992-2016 Driest Total         0.0 1994
 
Jan-Jul 2017 Total         336.4 33 day(s)
Jan-Jul 1992-2017 Average Total         331.7 36.8 day(s)
 
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EMERALD AIRPORT
Central Highlands, Queensland
23.5694°S 148.1756°E 189m AMSL
Commenced 1981
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