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Lightning Ridge Daily Summaries

December 2016
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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 +9 0.0  
Sun 04/12/2016 26 +6 - - 0.0  
 
December 2016 Average 17 23.9 +3.9 17 41.5 +7.2    
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         0.0 0 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         648.4 71 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.
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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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