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Grafton Daily Summaries

March 2017
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Wed 01/03/2017 18.8 +1.0 29.9 +2.2 13.6  
Thu 02/03/2017 19.5 +1.7 29.5 +1.8 2.2  
Fri 03/03/2017 19.6 +1.8 30.4 +2.7 0.4  
Sat 04/03/2017 19.9 +2.1 29.0 +1.3 0.0  
Sun 05/03/2017 20.7 +2.9 31.7 +4.0 0.0  
Mon 06/03/2017 18.7 +0.9 30.8 +3.1 1.8  
Tue 07/03/2017 17.5 -0.3 28.3 +0.6 0.0  
Wed 08/03/2017 16.7 -1.1 27.7 +0.0 0.0  
Thu 09/03/2017 17.3 -0.5 28.3 +0.6 0.0  
Fri 10/03/2017 15.5 -2.3 29.6 +1.9 0.0  
Sat 11/03/2017 14.6 -3.2 29.2 +1.5 0.0  
Sun 12/03/2017 14.4 -3.4 31.6 +3.9 0.0  
Mon 13/03/2017 19.5 +1.7 23.6 -4.1 0.0  
Tue 14/03/2017 19.5 +1.7 24.8 -2.9 42.8  
Wed 15/03/2017 19.6 +1.8 22.7 -5.0 20.4  
Thu 16/03/2017 20.1 +2.3 29.4 +1.7 41.2  
Fri 17/03/2017 20.1 +2.3 31.1 +3.4 0.0  
Sat 18/03/2017 19.4 +1.6 25.4 -2.3 24 103.4  
Sun 19/03/2017 19.9 +2.1 28.4 +0.7 14.6  
Mon 20/03/2017 11 22.7 +4.9 25.8 -1.9 33.8  
Tue 21/03/2017 11 22.4 +4.6 27.3 -0.4 2.0  
Wed 22/03/2017 21.6 +3.8 29.0 +1.3 3.2  
Thu 23/03/2017 21.7 +3.9 29 +1 0.0  
Fri 24/03/2017 20 +2 - - 0.2  
 
March 2017 Average 11 19.2 +1.4 28.4 +0.7    
Mar 2003-2014 Average 17.8   27.7      
Mar 2003-2014 Highest 21.9 22nd 2011 37.3 16th 2014    
Mar 2003-2014 Lowest 12.0 27th 2005 20.4 2nd 2010    
 
March 2017 Total         24 279.6 13 day(s)
Mar 1917-2014 Average Total         116.0 13.3 day(s)
Mar 1917-2014 Wettest Total         216.8 2006
Mar 1917-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         74.2 5th 2006
Mar 1917-2014 Driest Total         16.2 2008
 
Jan-Mar 2017 Total         496.6 36 day(s)
Jan-Mar 1917-2014 Average Total         387.8 36.0 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

GRAFTON RESEARCH STN
Northern Rivers, New South Wales/ACT
29.6224°S 152.9605°E 25m AMSL
Commenced 1917
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Weather News

Tropical low drenches Port Hedland and surrounding cattle country

10:42 EDT

A slow-moving tropical low has drenched the WA mining town of Port Hedland, which has received more than 270 millimetres of rain this week.

Cyclone preparations step up as tropical low expected to strengthen off north Queensland

10:35 EDT

Authorities are preparing for a potential cyclone that could hit the north Queensland coast in coming days, as the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) tracks a tropical low in the Coral Sea that is expected to strengthen.

Tropical cyclone off Queensland coast highly possible, expected to make landfall, BOM forecasts

17:59 EDT

A tropical low off north Queensland has a high chance of developing into a cyclone and making landfall by early next week, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says.