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Rainbow Beach Daily Summaries

December 2018
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Sat 01/12/2018 - - 29.9 +1.7 0.0  
Sun 02/12/2018 - - 33.6 +5.4 0.0  
Mon 03/12/2018 - - 33.0 +4.8 0.0  
Tue 04/12/2018 - - 28.9 +0.7 0.0  
Wed 05/12/2018 - - 27.2 -1.0 24.6  
Thu 06/12/2018 - - 24.1 -4.1 10.6  
Fri 07/12/2018 - - 26.4 -1.8 7.2  
Sat 08/12/2018 - - 25.8 -2.4 11.0  
Sun 09/12/2018 - - 26.7 -1.5 0.6  
Mon 10/12/2018 - - 27.4 -0.8 0.0  
Tue 11/12/2018 - - 27.7 -0.5 0.0  
Wed 12/12/2018 - - 29.2 +1.0 0.0  
Thu 13/12/2018 - - 28.1 -0.1 0.0  
Fri 14/12/2018 - - 26.2 -2.0 2.2  
Sat 15/12/2018 - - 26.7 -1.5 44.4  
Sun 16/12/2018 - - 27.5 -0.7 1.0  
Mon 17/12/2018 - - 27.2 -1.0 20.2  
Tue 18/12/2018 - - 27.8 -0.4 6.2  
Wed 19/12/2018 - - - - 0.0  
 
December 2018 Average -   28.0 -0.2    
Dec 1992-2008 Average 20.7   28.2      
Dec 1992-2008 Highest 26.9 26th 2001 35.6 19th 1995    
Dec 1992-2008 Lowest 11.4 11th 1992 21.3 27th 2006    
 
December 2018 Total         128.0 10 day(s)
Dec 1992-2016 Average Total         125.3 11.0 day(s)
Dec 1992-2016 Wettest Total         535.6 2010
Dec 1992-2016 Wettest 24hr Total         110.2 13th 2010
Dec 1992-2016 Driest Total         17.8 2012
 
Jan-Dec 2018 Total         1464.8 139 day(s)
Jan-Dec 1992-2017 Average Total         1433.3 135.3 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

RAINBOW BEACH
Wide Bay & Burnett, Queensland
25.9007°S 153.0891°E 14m AMSL
Commenced 1992
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State of the Climate: Thank goodness for ocean sinks currently holding more warming extremes at bay

00:06 EDT

The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) and CSIRO's joint biennial State of the Climate report has just been released and it is not the kind of report card you would want to take home to your parents just before Christmas.

Severe thunderstorm hits Sydney, delaying flights and leaving thousands without power

21:55 EDT

A severe thunderstorm has hit Sydney and other parts of NSW, causing flight cancellations and leaving thousands without power.

Walgett has two rivers but no water left to drink

18:51 EDT

One of the river beds has deep cracks.