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Gatton Daily Summaries

December 2017
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Fri 01/12/2017 19.6 +1.3 30 -1 48.6  
Sat 02/12/2017 18.7 +0.4 30.5 -0.6 1.8  
Sun 03/12/2017 19.9 +1.6 29.7 -1.4 11.6  
Mon 04/12/2017 18.8 +0.5 24.3 -6.8 1.2  
Tue 05/12/2017 18.0 -0.3 30.9 -0.2 5.2  
Wed 06/12/2017 13.3 -5.0 31.4 +0.3 0.0  
Thu 07/12/2017 11.7 -6.6 33.3 +2.2 0.0  
Fri 08/12/2017 16.2 -2.1 30.5 -0.6 0.0  
Sat 09/12/2017 15.8 -2.5 32.6 +1.5 6.2  
Sun 10/12/2017 16.1 -2.2 30.7 -0.4 0.2  
Mon 11/12/2017 14.6 -3.7 31.1 +0.0 0.2  
Tue 12/12/2017 13.7 -4.6 30.6 -0.5 0.0  
Wed 13/12/2017 13.3 -5.0 32.0 +0.9 0.0  
Thu 14/12/2017 16.0 -2.3 32 +1 0.0  
Fri 15/12/2017 16 -2 - - 0.0  
 
December 2017 Average 16.1 -2.2 30.7 -0.4    
Dec 1965-2016 Average 18.3   31.1      
Dec 1965-2016 Highest 28.5 21st 1979 42.0 4th 2002    
Dec 1965-2016 Lowest 8.8 5th 1984 19.0 27th 2006    
 
December 2017 Total         75.0 8 day(s)
Dec 1898-2016 Average Total         99.5 9.4 day(s)
Dec 1898-2016 Wettest Total         317.0 2010
Dec 1898-2016 Wettest 24hr Total         108.8 12th 1991
Dec 1898-2016 Driest Total         1.3 1938
 
Jan-Dec 2017 Total         738.2 96 day(s)
Jan-Dec 1897-2017 Average Total         767.2 89.0 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.

Station Details

UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND GATTON
Southeast Coast, Queensland
27.5436°S 152.3375°E 89m AMSL
Commenced 1897
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Weather News

Second surge of heat could challenge records

10:33 EDT

Another round of intense heat is about to sweep across southern and eastern Australia, challenging December heat records for the second time in a week.

Sydney weather: Temperatures hit 40C in western Sydney ahead of late cool change

18:43 EDT

Demand for ambulances has risen by 40 per cent across the Sydney metro area today, with temperatures in the western suburbs hitting 40 degrees Celsius.

How hot does it get in Australia?

14:43 EDT

With summer underway in Australia and heatwave conditions affecting a number of states this week, a lot of temperature observations are being compared to historical records.