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Nelson Bay Daily Summaries

December 2017
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Fri 01/12/2017 19.5 +1.0 25.4 -0.4 0.0  
Sat 02/12/2017 19.9 +1.4 24.4 -1.4 0.0  
Sun 03/12/2017 16.9 -1.6 28 +2 4.5  
Mon 04/12/2017 18.2 -0.3 22.8 -3.0 0.0  
Tue 05/12/2017 17.5 -1.0 22.2 -3.6 0.6  
Wed 06/12/2017 13.1 -5.4 24.4 -1.4 0.0  
Thu 07/12/2017 17.6 -0.9 29.5 +3.7 1.5  
Fri 08/12/2017 19.2 +0.7 27.9 +2.1 0.0  
Sat 09/12/2017 19.0 +0.5 24.0 -1.8 0.2  
Sun 10/12/2017 17.5 -1.0 26.1 +0.3 0.1  
Mon 11/12/2017 18.5 +0.0 26.5 +0.7 0.0  
Tue 12/12/2017 19.4 +0.9 26.3 +0.5 0.0  
Wed 13/12/2017 19.3 +0.8 26 +0 0.0  
Thu 14/12/2017 20 +2 28 +2 0.0  
Fri 15/12/2017 21 +3 - - 0.0  
 
December 2017 Average 18.4 -0.1 25.8 +0.0    
Dec 1968-2016 Average 18.5   25.8      
Dec 1968-2016 Highest 24.0 28th 2005 39.3 24th 2005    
Dec 1968-2016 Lowest 9.0 1st 2001 18.6 6th 1970    
 
December 2017 Total         6.9 5 day(s)
Dec 1881-2016 Average Total         93.6 10.3 day(s)
Dec 1881-2016 Wettest Total         334.3 1920
Dec 1881-2016 Wettest 24hr Total         191.5 13th 1912
Dec 1881-2016 Driest Total         5.8 1908
 
Jan-Dec 2017 Total         1022.6 156 day(s)
Jan-Dec 1881-2017 Average Total         1348.6 130.6 day(s)
 
Highlights the coolest minimum or maximum temperature during the period.
 
Highlights the warmest minimum or maximum temperature during the period.
 
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
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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

NELSON BAY (NELSON HEAD)
Hunter, New South Wales/ACT
32.7103°S 152.1612°E 25m AMSL
Commenced 1881
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