Fairfax Media Network

The page you requested requires Essential access

Stormtracker Dashboard

12 Month Rainfall

Weatherzone Essential

  • Extended Radar and Satellite
  • Extended Observation History
  • Extended Computer Models
  • Bookmarks & Custom Units

Weatherzone Pro

  • No 3rd Party Advertising
  • Extended Observation History
  • Extended Computer Models
  • Bookmarks & Custom Units
  • 12 Month Rainfall Forecast
  • Extended Daily Summaries
  • Local Lightning
  • Stormtracker
  • Layers

Lightning Ridge Daily Summaries

December 2016
icon icon icon icon
Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Thu 01/12/2016 22.2 +2.2 39.5 +5.2 0.0  
Fri 02/12/2016 19.9 -0.1 42.1 +7.8 0.0  
Sat 03/12/2016 27.4 +7.4 43.5 +9.2 0.0  
Sun 04/12/2016 25.6 +5.6 17 43.6 +9.3 0.0  
Mon 05/12/2016 17 29.9 +9.9 43.0 +8.7 0.0  
Tue 06/12/2016 24.5 +4.5 39.9 +5.6 1.6  
Wed 07/12/2016 21.5 +1.5 35.6 +1.3 2.5  
Thu 08/12/2016 23.2 +3.2 33.0 -1.3 0.0  
Fri 09/12/2016 17.0 -3.0 28.0 -6.3 10.2  
Sat 10/12/2016 13.5 -6.5 - - 0.0  
 
December 2016 Average 17 22.5 +2.5 17 38.7 +4.4    
Dec 1997-2014 Average 20.0   34.3      
Dec 1997-2014 Highest 29.5 24th 2005 43.5 8th 2009    
Dec 1997-2014 Lowest 5.0 26th 2006 18.1 6th 2011    
 
December 2016 Total         14.3 3 day(s)
Dec 1997-2014 Average Total         59.3 7.1 day(s)
Dec 1997-2014 Wettest Total         170.6 2007
Dec 1997-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         56.5 21st 2007
Dec 1997-2014 Driest Total         0.0 2000
 
Jan-Dec 2016 Total         662.7 74 day(s)
Jan-Dec 1997-2014 Average Total         470.7 61.5 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.
10  
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
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Scorching Night for Central NT

13:00 EDT

Parts of Central NT have had their hottest morning in 7 years.

Heat coming to Sydney next week a sign of things to come

12:59 EDT

Sydney is getting set for a scorching January, with a warm-up early next week.

Climate change means workdays need to change during heatwaves, public health official warns

11:08 EDT

Workplace changes will be needed to deal with more severe heatwaves and other impacts of climate change, a public health official has warned.