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Barrow Island Daily Summaries

February 2017
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Wed 01/02/2017 26.7 +0.4 34.5 +0.9 0.0  
Thu 02/02/2017 27.8 +1.5 35.8 +2.2 0.0  
Fri 03/02/2017 27.8 +1.5 34.2 +0.6 0.0  
Sat 04/02/2017 27.2 +0.9 34.9 +1.3 0.2  
Sun 05/02/2017 27.7 +1.4 35.6 +2.0 0.0  
Mon 06/02/2017 22.7 -3.6 31.8 -1.8 21.2  
Tue 07/02/2017 26.8 +0.5 31.4 -2.2 0.4  
Wed 08/02/2017 24.9 -1.4 29.0 -4.6 82.4  
Thu 09/02/2017 21.6 -4.7 27.8 -5.8 57.8  
Fri 10/02/2017 22.5 -3.8 28.5 -5.1 4.4  
Sat 11/02/2017 22.6 -3.7 31.6 -2.0 1.4  
Sun 12/02/2017 22.8 -3.5 30.4 -3.2 0.2  
Mon 13/02/2017 23.3 -3.0 30.8 -2.8 0.0  
Tue 14/02/2017 26.3 +0.0 31.2 -2.4 0.0  
Wed 15/02/2017 26.1 -0.2 32.4 -1.2 0.0  
Thu 16/02/2017 26.2 -0.1 32.8 -0.8 0.0  
Fri 17/02/2017 26.6 +0.3 33.7 +0.1 0.6  
Sat 18/02/2017 27.1 +0.8 31.7 -1.9 0.0  
Sun 19/02/2017 26.9 +0.6 35.0 +1.4 0.0  
Mon 20/02/2017 27.6 +1.3 34 +0 0.0  
 
February 2017 Average 25.6 -0.7 32.4 -1.2    
Feb 1999-2014 Average 26.3   33.6      
Feb 1999-2014 Highest 31.2 23rd 2013 41.0 8th 2000    
Feb 1999-2014 Lowest 21.5 6th 2010 26.9 27th 2006    
 
February 2017 Total         168.6 9 day(s)
Feb 1999-2014 Average Total         60.0 3.0 day(s)
Feb 1999-2014 Wettest Total         196.0 2009
Feb 1999-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         283.0 23rd 2011
Feb 1999-2014 Driest Total         0.0 2002
 
Jan-Feb 2017 Total         258.4 13 day(s)
Jan-Feb 1999-2014 Average Total         86.8 6.1 day(s)
 
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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

BARROW ISLAND AIRPORT
Pilbara, Western Australia
20.8750°S 115.4056°E 6m AMSL
Commenced 1998
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21:33 EDT

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Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria prompting evacuations at Borroloola

19:40 EDT

Some homes in the community of Borroloola on the Gulf of Carpentaria have been evacuated with 74 residents sheltering elsewhere, as they wait for Cyclone Alfred to make landfall about sunrise on Tuesday.

King Ash Bay fishing village flooded as Tropical Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria

14:35 EDT

Shacks in the fishing village of King Ash Bay in the Northern Territory's Gulf of Carpentaria have been flooded by the McArthur River.