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Sandy Cape Daily Summaries

March 2017
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Wed 01/03/2017 24.2 +2.5 30.3 +1.9 0.0  
Thu 02/03/2017 21.9 +0.2 31.6 +3.2 16.8  
Fri 03/03/2017 24.1 +2.4 31.4 +3.0 0.0  
Sat 04/03/2017 24.6 +2.9 30.9 +2.5 0.0  
Sun 05/03/2017 23.0 +1.3 31.7 +3.3 0.6  
Mon 06/03/2017 25.7 +4.0 34.1 +5.7 0.0  
Tue 07/03/2017 24.2 +2.5 31.2 +2.8 0.0  
Wed 08/03/2017 23.1 +1.4 28.2 -0.2 0.0  
Thu 09/03/2017 21.4 -0.3 28.4 +0.0 0.6  
Fri 10/03/2017 19.9 -1.8 29.0 +0.6 7.4  
Sat 11/03/2017 22.7 +1.0 30.9 +2.5 0.0  
Sun 12/03/2017 24.5 +2.8 31.6 +3.2 0.0  
Mon 13/03/2017 24.0 +2.3 32.1 +3.7 0.0  
Tue 14/03/2017 23.9 +2.2 31.7 +3.3 0.0  
Wed 15/03/2017 20.0 -1.7 30.4 +2.0 83.2  
Thu 16/03/2017 21.9 +0.2 28.0 -0.4 7.0  
Fri 17/03/2017 22.7 +1.0 30.6 +2.2 0.0  
Sat 18/03/2017 22.3 +0.6 31.8 +3.4 1.0  
Sun 19/03/2017 24.2 +2.5 31.8 +3.4 0.2  
Mon 20/03/2017 25.1 +3.4 30.7 +2.3 0.0  
Tue 21/03/2017 24.6 +2.9 29.0 +0.6 0.2  
Wed 22/03/2017 22.8 +1.1 26.8 -1.6 4.0  
Thu 23/03/2017 23.0 +1.3 28 +0 9.0  
Fri 24/03/2017 25 +3 - - 0.0  
 
March 2017 Average 56 23.3 +1.6 30.4 +2.0    
Mar 1957-2014 Average 21.7   28.4      
Mar 1957-2014 Highest 26.0 19th 1963 34.7 9th 1995    
Mar 1957-2014 Lowest 14.6 15th 1994 21.9 1st 1960    
 
March 2017 Total         130.0 11 day(s)
Mar 1888-2014 Average Total         159.5 16.5 day(s)
Mar 1888-2014 Wettest Total         567.1 1898
Mar 1888-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         265.0 12th 1974
Mar 1888-2014 Driest Total         6.8 1995
 
Jan-Mar 2017 Total         187.6 25 day(s)
Jan-Mar 1888-2014 Average Total         491.7 44.5 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.

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SANDY CAPE LIGHTHOUSE
Wide Bay & Burnett, Queensland
24.7297°S 153.2083°E 99m AMSL
Commenced 1871
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