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Lightning Ridge Daily Summaries

March 2017
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Wed 01/03/2017 20.5 +1.8 33.0 +0.9 0.0  
Thu 02/03/2017 22.9 +4.2 35.2 +3.1 0.0  
Fri 03/03/2017 21.9 +3.2 36.1 +4.0 0.0  
Sat 04/03/2017 21.9 +3.2 29.0 -3.1 0.2  
Sun 05/03/2017 18.0 -0.7 30.9 -1.2 24.6  
Mon 06/03/2017 19.4 +0.7 34.2 +2.1 0.0  
Tue 07/03/2017 19.4 +0.7 33.8 +1.7 0.0  
Wed 08/03/2017 18.2 -0.5 30.9 -1.2 2.6  
Thu 09/03/2017 16.5 -2.2 31.1 -1.0 0.0  
Fri 10/03/2017 17.4 -1.3 32.4 +0.3 0.0  
Sat 11/03/2017 17.5 -1.2 33.9 +1.8 0.0  
Sun 12/03/2017 19.2 +0.5 36.5 +4.4 0.0  
Mon 13/03/2017 22.2 +3.5 35.4 +3.3 0.0  
Tue 14/03/2017 20.0 +1.3 25.2 -6.9 0.0  
Wed 15/03/2017 19.8 +1.1 33.0 +0.9 0.0  
Thu 16/03/2017 19.1 +0.4 29.4 -2.7 0.0  
Fri 17/03/2017 24.0 +5.3 35.5 +3.4 0.0  
Sat 18/03/2017 18.5 -0.2 23.5 -8.6 0.0  
Sun 19/03/2017 20.4 +1.7 32.3 +0.2 9.6  
Mon 20/03/2017 21.0 +2.3 30.7 -1.4 12.8  
Tue 21/03/2017 22.3 +3.6 33.3 +1.2 22.4  
Wed 22/03/2017 22.7 +4.0 33.7 +1.6 2.2  
Thu 23/03/2017 21.4 +2.7 33.9 +1.8 0.0  
Fri 24/03/2017 22.4 +3.7 35.0 +2.9 0.0  
Sat 25/03/2017 23.1 +4.4 34.9 +2.8 0.0  
Sun 26/03/2017 24.4 +5.7 37.1 +5.0 0.0  
Mon 27/03/2017 24.0 +5.3 36.6 +4.5 0.0  
Tue 28/03/2017 23.6 +4.9 - - 0.0  
 
March 2017 Average 16 20.8 +2.1 32.8 +0.7    
Mar 1998-2014 Average 18.7   32.1      
Mar 1998-2014 Highest 27.3 5th 2007 41.1 14th 1998    
Mar 1998-2014 Lowest 5.0 30th 2008 20.0 2nd 2010    
 
March 2017 Total         74.4 7 day(s)
Mar 1998-2014 Average Total         42.8 5.3 day(s)
Mar 1998-2014 Wettest Total         107.8 2000
Mar 1998-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         79.6 10th 2000
Mar 1998-2014 Driest Total         6.9 2005
 
Jan-Mar 2017 Total         134.1 14 day(s)
Jan-Mar 1998-2014 Average Total         141.0 16.4 day(s)
 
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LIGHTNING RIDGE VISITORS INFORMATION CEN
Upper Western, New South Wales/ACT
29.4310°S 147.9722°E 154m AMSL
Commenced 1997
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