Ballina Ap Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|December 2015 Average||22 21.0||+2.8||-|
|Dec 1992-2014 Average||18.2||27.4|
|Dec 1992-2014 Highest||24.2||20th 1997||40.0||25th 2001|
|Dec 1992-2014 Lowest||9.3||7th 2013||19.6||7th 2011|
|December 2015 Total||22 0.0||0 day(s)|
|Dec 1992-2014 Average Total||142.9||12.6 day(s)|
|Dec 1992-2014 Wettest Total||414.4||2010|
|Dec 1992-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||168.0||2nd 1994|
|Dec 1992-2014 Driest Total||22.0||2013|
|Jan-Dec 2015 Total||1799.6||169 day(s)|
|Jan-Dec 1992-2014 Average Total||1813.3||155.5 day(s)|
Northern Rivers, New South Wales/ACT
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