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Broken Hill Daily Summaries

February 2017
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
February 2017 Average -   -      
Feb 1958-2014 Average 18.7   31.9      
Feb 1958-2014 Highest 32.4 15th 2004 45.3 15th 2004    
Feb 1958-2014 Lowest 7.8 23rd 1964 17.1 6th 2011    
February 2017 Total         - 0 day(s)
Feb 1889-2014 Average Total         26.0 3.3 day(s)
Feb 1889-2014 Wettest Total         140.6 2011
Feb 1889-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         94.8 21st 2000
Feb 1889-2014 Driest Total         0.0 1890
Jan-Feb 2017 Total         - 0 day(s)
Jan-Feb 1889-2014 Average Total         51.0 6.5 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

Lower Western, New South Wales/ACT
31.9759°S 141.4676°E 315m AMSL
Commenced 1889
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Weather News

Power plant outages contributed to overloading scare during NSW heatwave, report finds

18:22 EDT

Australia's energy operator has found power plant failures contributed to the unprecedented pressure on the New South Wales electricity grid during this month's heatwave.

Sydney flying fox backyard rescues at record high due to food shortage, heat

15:24 EDT

Flying fox rescuers in Sydney are experiencing "the worst season ever" as a record number of bats get caught and injured in nets used to protect backyard fruit trees.

Weekend rainfall on the cards for hot and dry inland NSW

11:55 EDT

With a few days to go until the official end to the summer season, it looks like parts of New South Wales could still see the odd drop of rain.