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Newcastle Daily Summaries

March 2017
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Wed 01/03/2017 21.4 +4.1 - - 38.6  
March 2017 Average 14 21.4 +4.1 -      
Mar 1999-2014 Average 17.3   26.6      
Mar 1999-2014 Highest 22.5 16th 1999 39.2 19th 2002    
Mar 1999-2014 Lowest 9.6 31st 2008 19.5 24th 2003    
March 2017 Total         14 38.6 1 day(s)
Mar 1999-2014 Average Total         120.5 11.6 day(s)
Mar 1999-2014 Wettest Total         208.0 2007
Mar 1999-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         89.8 2nd 2013
Mar 1999-2014 Driest Total         46.4 1999
Jan-Mar 2017 Total         166.1 22 day(s)
Jan-Mar 1999-2014 Average Total         335.2 34.1 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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