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Smoky Cape Daily Summaries

December 2016
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Thu 01/12/2016 18.2 -0.2 26.3 +0.2 0.0  
Fri 02/12/2016 18.5 +0.1 - - 1.4  
Sat 03/12/2016 - - 29.0 +2.9 -  
Sun 04/12/2016 19.3 +0.9 28 +2 0.8  
Mon 05/12/2016 20 +2 - - 0.0  
 
December 2016 Average 19.0 +0.6 27.8 +1.7    
Dec 1957-2014 Average 18.4   26.1      
Dec 1957-2014 Highest 24.4 23rd 1972 39.5 2nd 1979    
Dec 1957-2014 Lowest 8.0 2nd 2009 16.8 1st 1994    
 
December 2016 Total         76 2.2 2 day(s)
Dec 1939-2014 Average Total         118.5 12.8 day(s)
Dec 1939-2014 Wettest Total         466.0 1947
Dec 1939-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         193.8 9th 1947
Dec 1939-2014 Driest Total         15.5 1951
 
Jan-Dec 2016 Total         880.5 117 day(s)
Jan-Dec 1939-2014 Average Total         1488.4 137.6 day(s)
 
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Station Details

SOUTH WEST ROCKS (SMOKY CAPE LIGHTHOUSE)
Mid North Coast, New South Wales/ACT
30.9225°S 153.0871°E 117m AMSL
Commenced 1939
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Weather News

Thunderstorm asthma advice issued as storms loom in Victoria

21:33 EDT

Victorians who experience breathing difficulties or asthma have been advised to take extra care this evening, with a cool change and thunderstorms predicted for the state.

Queensland storms: Lockyer Valley, Ipswich clean up after night of destruction

19:24 EDT

Two homes in south-east Queensland were destroyed by fire during yesterday's super cell storms, which also overturned caravans and saw a teenager struck by lightning.

Stormy start to summer for southeast QLD

17:25 EDT

Saturday's storms produced large hail, intense rainfall and destructive winds to several locations across southeast Queensland as two large storms rolled over in quick succession.