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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 - - 2.2  
 
March 2017 Average 16 20.1 +1.4 32.2 +0.1    
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)
 
Highlights the coolest minimum or maximum temperature 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.

Station Details

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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