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Sandy Cape 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 23.8 +1.3 32.4 +3.2 0.0  
Thu 02/02/2017 23.9 +1.4 30.5 +1.3 0.0  
Fri 03/02/2017 24.1 +1.6 31.9 +2.7 0.0  
Sat 04/02/2017 24.3 +1.8 - - 0.0  
Sun 05/02/2017 - - - - -  
Mon 06/02/2017 - - - - -  
Tue 07/02/2017 - - - - -  
Wed 08/02/2017 - - - - -  
Thu 09/02/2017 - - - - -  
Fri 10/02/2017 - - - - -  
Sat 11/02/2017 - - - - -  
Sun 12/02/2017 - - - - -  
Mon 13/02/2017 - - - - -  
Tue 14/02/2017 - - - - -  
Wed 15/02/2017 - - - - -  
Thu 16/02/2017 - - - - -  
Fri 17/02/2017 - - - - -  
Sat 18/02/2017 - - - - -  
Sun 19/02/2017 - - - - -  
 
February 2017 Average 24.0 +1.5 31.6 +2.4    
Feb 1957-2014 Average 22.5   29.2      
Feb 1957-2014 Highest 27.3 9th 1990 34.3 8th 1996    
Feb 1957-2014 Lowest 15.8 5th 1989 22.2 18th 1960    
 
February 2017 Total         126 0.0 0 day(s)
Feb 1888-2014 Average Total         171.7 14.4 day(s)
Feb 1888-2014 Wettest Total         810.8 1888
Feb 1888-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         432.4 27th 1980
Feb 1888-2014 Driest Total         7.4 1932
 
Jan-Feb 2017 Total         36.0 12 day(s)
Jan-Feb 1888-2014 Average Total         332.2 28.0 day(s)
 
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Station Details

SANDY CAPE LIGHTHOUSE
Wide Bay & Burnett, Queensland
24.7297°S 153.2083°E 99m AMSL
Commenced 1871
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Kimberley wet season causing havoc but creating tourism opportunities

21:31 EDT

WA's Kimberley is in the midst of one of its biggest wet seasons on record, causing headaches for emergency services, remote communities and cattle stations cut off by flooding, but it has not been all bad news for the region.

Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria prompting evacuations at Borroloola

19:40 EDT

Some homes in the community of Borroloola on the Gulf of Carpentaria have been evacuated with 74 residents sheltering elsewhere, as they wait for Cyclone Alfred to make landfall about sunrise on Tuesday.

King Ash Bay fishing village flooded as Tropical Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria

14:35 EDT

Shacks in the fishing village of King Ash Bay in the Northern Territory's Gulf of Carpentaria have been flooded by the McArthur River.