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Newcastle Daily Summaries

February 2016
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Mon 01/02/2016 16.4 -2.9 31.0 +2.8 0.0  
Tue 02/02/2016 17.2 -2.1 27.2 -1.0 0.0  
Wed 03/02/2016 17.4 -1.9 29.8 +1.6 0.0  
Thu 04/02/2016 19.8 +0.5 24.6 -3.6 26.0  
Fri 05/02/2016 18.5 -0.8 24.8 -3.4 4.6  
Sat 06/02/2016 16.0 -3.3 - - 12.0  
Sun 07/02/2016 - - 27.0 -1.2 -  
Mon 08/02/2016 19.1 -0.2 27.4 -0.8 0.4  
Tue 09/02/2016 19.6 +0.3 27 -1 0.0  
Wed 10/02/2016 17 -2 - - 0.0  
 
February 2016 Average 14 17.9 -1.4 27.4 -0.8    
Feb 1999-2014 Average 19.3   28.2      
Feb 1999-2014 Highest 25.4 2nd 2011 43.1 21st 2004    
Feb 1999-2014 Lowest 12.3 4th 2005 19.6 14th 2009    
 
February 2016 Total         43.0 4 day(s)
Feb 1999-2014 Average Total         149.6 12.2 day(s)
Feb 1999-2014 Wettest Total         297.2 2002
Feb 1999-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         147.2 15th 2009
Feb 1999-2014 Driest Total         13.4 2010
 
Jan-Feb 2016 Total         468.7 19 day(s)
Jan-Feb 1999-2014 Average Total         214.7 22.5 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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NEWCASTLE UNIVERSITY
Hunter, New South Wales/ACT
32.8906°S 151.7068°E 21m AMSL
Commenced 1998
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Weather News

NSW under a dry spell

10:43 EDT

Overall, this last week has been the driest spell since about mid-December in NSW.

Roma cattle prices driven to record levels by restocker demand

10:04 EDT

Records tumbled at the Roma saleyards, where strong demand saw a record price of $1,880 paid for a cow and calf unit.

Perth swelters in heatwave, breaking 50-year-old weather record

09:17 EDT

Perth has recorded above 40 degree Celsius temperatures for three days in a row, melting a February record which has stood for more than 50 years.