Karratha Ap Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|December 2016 Average||25.0||-0.5||34.2||-1.6|
|Dec 1993-2014 Average||25.5||35.8|
|Dec 1993-2014 Highest||30.6||26th 2012||46.9||28th 1996|
|Dec 1993-2014 Lowest||18.7||12th 2008||29.3||11th 1995|
|December 2016 Total||0.2||1 day(s)|
|Dec 1972-2014 Average Total||15.2||1.4 day(s)|
|Dec 1972-2014 Wettest Total||112.8||2013|
|Dec 1972-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||112.8||31st 2013|
|Dec 1972-2014 Driest Total||0.0||1978|
|Jan-Dec 2016 Total||219.6||24 day(s)|
|Jan-Dec 1972-2014 Average Total||299.8||27.7 day(s)|
Pilbara, Western Australia
While most Queenslanders sheltered inside during the past week of severe storms, a breed of professional photographers known as storm chasers were outside, braving the danger to get the best possible shot.
Thunderstorms are on the move through New South Wales and southern Queensland once again today, while southern states shiver.
The most widespread heat in five years could grip parts of southern and eastern Australia next week.