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Newcastle Daily Summaries

October 2016
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Sat 01/10/2016 12.9 -0.3 - - 0.0  
October 2016 Average 12.9 -0.3 -      
Oct 1998-2014 Average 13.2   24.6      
Oct 1998-2014 Highest 20.5 7th 2005 37.9 19th 2002    
Oct 1998-2014 Lowest 5.4 28th 1998 14.6 22nd 2008    
October 2016 Total         15 0.0 0 day(s)
Oct 1998-2014 Average Total         59.1 8.9 day(s)
Oct 1998-2014 Wettest Total         170.2 2004
Oct 1998-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         49.8 21st 2004
Oct 1998-2014 Driest Total         11.2 2012
Jan-Oct 2016 Total         944.6 98 day(s)
Jan-Oct 1998-2014 Average Total         932.3 106.9 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.

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Hunter, New South Wales/ACT
32.8906°S 151.7068°E 21m AMSL
Commenced 1998
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Weather News

SA weather: Virginia, Port Wakefield under threat as rivers burst banks

15:24 EST

The South Australian towns of Virginia and Port Wakefield are under threat from floodwaters as the Gawler and Wakefield rivers burst their banks, with warnings more rain is on the way.

NSW weather: Evacuation order for Condobolin as Lachlan River flood moves downstream

14:16 EST

An evacuation order has been issued for low-lying areas of Condobolin in the central west of New South Wales, as flood peaks in the Lachlan River move downstream.

WA storm blacks out 23,000 properties, blocks roads as severe weather warning remains

14:03 EST

Thousands of properties are without power in Perth and Western Australia's south-west after damaging winds brought down trees and debris, with a severe weather warning still in place for a large part of the state.