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Lightning Ridge Daily Summaries

October 2017
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Sun 01/10/2017 12.2 -1.9 22.0 -7.4 2.2  
Mon 02/10/2017 13.9 -0.2 17.1 -12.3 2.2  
Tue 03/10/2017 14.2 +0.1 25.2 -4.2 5.1  
Wed 04/10/2017 12.8 -1.3 30.5 +1.1 1.1  
Thu 05/10/2017 14.6 +0.5 34.5 +5.1 0.0  
Fri 06/10/2017 20.4 +6.3 30.6 +1.2 0.0  
Sat 07/10/2017 13.9 -0.2 33.0 +3.6 0.0  
Sun 08/10/2017 18.1 +4.0 27.8 -1.6 0.0  
Mon 09/10/2017 18.8 +4.7 33.5 +4.1 3.6  
Tue 10/10/2017 15.2 +1.1 34.8 +5.4 0.0  
Wed 11/10/2017 17.3 +3.2 36.8 +7.4 0.0  
Thu 12/10/2017 18.9 +4.8 29.0 -0.4 18.5  
Fri 13/10/2017 12.5 -1.6 - - 0.0  
Sat 14/10/2017 - - 31.6 +2.2 0.0  
Sun 15/10/2017 15.0 +0.9 28.8 -0.6 0.0  
Mon 16/10/2017 18.3 +4.2 25.1 -4.3 0.0  
Tue 17/10/2017 18.8 +4.7 28 -1 0.0  
Wed 18/10/2017 20 +6 - - 0.0  
 
October 2017 Average 16.2 +2.1 29.3 -0.1    
Oct 1997-2016 Average 14.1   29.4      
Oct 1997-2016 Highest 25.5 31st 2008 41.5 26th 2014    
Oct 1997-2016 Lowest 4.9 4th 2016 16.0 16th 2010    
 
October 2017 Total         32.7 6 day(s)
Oct 1997-2016 Average Total         39.6 5.3 day(s)
Oct 1997-2016 Wettest Total         145.0 2000
Oct 1997-2016 Wettest 24hr Total         58.2 25th 2000
Oct 1997-2016 Driest Total         0.2 2012
 
Jan-Oct 2017 Total         217.7 32 day(s)
Jan-Oct 1997-2017 Average Total         359.6 48.0 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

LIGHTNING RIDGE VISITOR INFORMATION CENT
Upper Western, New South Wales/ACT
29.4310°S 147.9722°E 154m AMSL
Commenced 1997
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Weather News

Missing trawler men 'may still be alive', survivor's wife says

20:57 EDT

The wife of the only man rescued from a trawler that sank off central Queensland on Monday night says she remains hopeful six other men still missing will be found alive.

Rain eases over north Queensland, prompting BOM to cancel severe weather warning

18:41 EDT

Rain is finally easing in northern and central Queensland after coastal areas north of Hervey Bay copped a battering, cutting the Bruce Highway and leaving several towns stranded.

Millions of dollars worth of crops lost as second deluge batters Bundaberg

17:49 EDT

Farmers in Queensland say they've lost millions of dollars worth of crops in the second heavy rainfall event in as many weeks.