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Lightning Ridge Daily Summaries

January 2017
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Sun 01/01/2017 25.6 +3.2 42.5 +6.5 0.0  
Mon 02/01/2017 24.1 +1.7 35.4 -0.6 16.0  
Tue 03/01/2017 24.1 +1.7 35.8 -0.2 0.0  
Wed 04/01/2017 24.4 +2.0 35.8 -0.2 0.0  
Thu 05/01/2017 23.8 +1.4 35.3 -0.7 0.0  
Fri 06/01/2017 23.8 +1.4 32.1 -3.9 0.0  
Sat 07/01/2017 22.9 +0.5 35.5 -0.5 0.0  
Sun 08/01/2017 23.2 +0.8 34.7 -1.3 0.0  
Mon 09/01/2017 22.0 -0.4 37.9 +1.9 0.0  
Tue 10/01/2017 21.8 -0.6 40.1 +4.1 0.0  
Wed 11/01/2017 25.2 +2.8 43.1 +7.1 0.0  
Thu 12/01/2017 25.1 +2.7 44.5 +8.5 0.0  
Fri 13/01/2017 24.9 +2.5 43.7 +7.7 18.0  
Sat 14/01/2017 30.2 +7.8 42.0 +6.0 0.0  
Sun 15/01/2017 21.5 -0.9 39.3 +3.3 0.0  
Mon 16/01/2017 25.3 +2.9 39.0 +3.0 0.0  
Tue 17/01/2017 25.2 +2.8 40.2 +4.2 0.0  
Wed 18/01/2017 29.8 +7.4 40.1 +4.1 0.0  
Thu 19/01/2017 24.9 +2.5 - - 0.0  
 
January 2017 Average 24.6 +2.2 38.7 +2.7    
Jan 1998-2014 Average 22.4   36.0      
Jan 1998-2014 Highest 32.6 7th 2004 48.5 3rd 2014    
Jan 1998-2014 Lowest 11.5 20th 2010 20.4 1st 1999    
 
January 2017 Total         34.0 2 day(s)
Jan 1998-2014 Average Total         49.6 5.9 day(s)
Jan 1998-2014 Wettest Total         201.1 2012
Jan 1998-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         57.6 17th 2004
Jan 1998-2014 Driest Total         6.6 2002
 
Jan-Jan 2017 Total         34.0 2 day(s)
Jan-Jan 1998-2014 Average Total         49.6 5.9 day(s)
 
Highlights the coolest minimum or maximum temperature during the period.
 
Highlights the warmest minimum or maximum temperature during the period.
 
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
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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.

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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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