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Port Hedland Ap Daily Summaries

December 2016
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Thu 01/12/2016 25.2 +1.1 38.5 +1.8 0.0  
Fri 02/12/2016 26.9 +2.8 35.6 -1.1 0.0  
Sat 03/12/2016 25.5 +1.4 33.2 -3.5 0.0  
Sun 04/12/2016 25.1 +1.0 31.8 -4.9 0.0  
Mon 05/12/2016 25.4 +1.3 31.9 -4.8 0.0  
Tue 06/12/2016 25.5 +1.4 34 -3 0.0  
 
December 2016 Average 25.6 +1.5 34.2 -2.5    
Dec 1948-2014 Average 24.1   36.7      
Dec 1948-2014 Highest 30.1 26th 2014 47.9 27th 1954    
Dec 1948-2014 Lowest 16.6 5th 1966 26.7 16th 1988    
 
December 2016 Total         0.0 0 day(s)
Dec 1942-2014 Average Total         19.3 1.8 day(s)
Dec 1942-2014 Wettest Total         219.0 1975
Dec 1942-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         169.3 8th 1975
Dec 1942-2014 Driest Total         0.0 1942
 
Jan-Dec 2016 Total         127.8 24 day(s)
Jan-Dec 1942-2014 Average Total         323.5 35.1 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

PORT HEDLAND AIRPORT
Pilbara, Western Australia
20.3725°S 118.6317°E 6m AMSL
Commenced 1942
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Top End residents could be waiting until Christmas for a bit of rain relief

18:43 EDT

Top End residents are unlikely to be relieved of the oppressive hot and humid build up conditions until Christmas, because the rain-bringing La NiƱa weather pattern is unlikely to eventuate in coming months, the Bureau of Meteorology has warned.

One dead after Mt Warning campers struck by lightning, rescue operation underway

15:52 EDT

An international tourist has died and a woman has been injured after being hit by lightning while camping at Mt Warning, on the NSW north coast, police say.

Hot and stormy start to summer in NSW

15:50 EDT

The opening week of summer has been a hot and thundery mix in New South Wales and there is more to come.