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Peak Hill Daily Summaries

December 2017
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Fri 01/12/2017 20.8 +3.5 34.0 +2.6 0.0  
Sat 02/12/2017 19.5 +2.2 23.2 -8.2 48.0  
Sun 03/12/2017 12.7 -4.6 21.0 -10.4 43.6  
Mon 04/12/2017 11.4 -5.9 24.6 -6.8 0.0  
Tue 05/12/2017 12.8 -4.5 26.1 -5.3 0.0  
Wed 06/12/2017 13.1 -4.2 26.6 -4.8 0.0  
Thu 07/12/2017 15.7 -1.6 32 +1 1.4  
Fri 08/12/2017 17.6 +0.3 - - 0.0  
Sat 09/12/2017 - - - - 0.0  
Sun 10/12/2017 - - 32.0 +0.6 0.0  
Mon 11/12/2017 18.8 +1.5 33.9 +2.5 0.0  
Tue 12/12/2017 18.8 +1.5 35.8 +4.4 0.0  
Wed 13/12/2017 21.2 +3.9 37.6 +6.2 0.0  
Thu 14/12/2017 23.5 +6.2 39 +8 0.0  
Fri 15/12/2017 23 +6 - - 0.4  
 
December 2017 Average 17.6 +0.3 30.5 -0.9    
Dec 1965-2016 Average 17.3   31.4      
Dec 1965-2016 Highest 27.8 22nd 1994 42.2 30th 1965    
Dec 1965-2016 Lowest 6.2 4th 1987 15.1 10th 2002    
 
December 2017 Total         93.4 4 day(s)
Dec 1890-2016 Average Total         50.7 5.1 day(s)
Dec 1890-2016 Wettest Total         209.8 1988
Dec 1890-2016 Wettest 24hr Total         88.0 17th 1992
Dec 1890-2016 Driest Total         0.0 1928
 
Jan-Dec 2017 Total         436.1 64 day(s)
Jan-Dec 1890-2017 Average Total         557.4 68.9 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.

Station Details

PEAK HILL POST OFFICE
CW Slopes & Plains, New South Wales/ACT
32.7235°S 148.1902°E 285m AMSL
Commenced 1890
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Weather News

Second surge of heat could challenge records

10:33 EDT

Another round of intense heat is about to sweep across southern and eastern Australia, challenging December heat records for the second time in a week.

Sydney weather: Temperatures hit 40C in western Sydney ahead of late cool change

18:43 EDT

Demand for ambulances has risen by 40 per cent across the Sydney metro area today, with temperatures in the western suburbs hitting 40 degrees Celsius.

How hot does it get in Australia?

14:43 EDT

With summer underway in Australia and heatwave conditions affecting a number of states this week, a lot of temperature observations are being compared to historical records.