Woolbrook Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|December 2016 Average||10.9||+0.2||44 31.7||+5.5|
|Dec 1970-2014 Average||10.7||26.2|
|Dec 1970-2014 Highest||20.7||28th 1990||36.2||23rd 1990|
|Dec 1970-2014 Lowest||-2.5||4th 1974||14.1||2nd 1987|
|December 2016 Total||57 6.6||3 day(s)|
|Dec 1958-2014 Average Total||99.7||11.3 day(s)|
|Dec 1958-2014 Wettest Total||237.8||1970|
|Dec 1958-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||81.4||28th 2009|
|Dec 1958-2014 Driest Total||11.0||1979|
|Jan-Dec 2016 Total||813.5||125 day(s)|
|Jan-Dec 1958-2014 Average Total||778.4||109.5 day(s)|
NW Slopes & Plains, New South Wales/ACT
Top End residents are unlikely to be relieved of the oppressive hot and humid build up conditions until Christmas, because the rain-bringing La Niña weather pattern is unlikely to eventuate in coming months, the Bureau of Meteorology has warned.
An international tourist has died and a woman has been injured after being hit by lightning while camping at Mt Warning, on the NSW north coast, police say.
The opening week of summer has been a hot and thundery mix in New South Wales and there is more to come.