Gladstone Ap Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|September 2015 Average||20 9.0||-6.5||-|
|Sep 1994-2014 Average||15.5||26.0|
|Sep 1994-2014 Highest||22.1||30th 1996||33.6||12th 2013|
|Sep 1994-2014 Lowest||7.2||21st 1994||18.8||5th 2007|
|September 2015 Total||0.0||0 day(s)|
|Sep 1994-2014 Average Total||31.8||4.0 day(s)|
|Sep 1994-2014 Wettest Total||124.2||2010|
|Sep 1994-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||51.2||1st 2006|
|Sep 1994-2014 Driest Total||0.0||2000|
|Jan-Sep 2015 Total||697.2||68 day(s)|
|Jan-Sep 1994-2014 Average Total||640.5||63.7 day(s)|
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