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Newcastle Rainfall Reports

December 2016
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Thu 01/12/2016 0.0 24
Fri 02/12/2016 0.2 24
Sat 03/12/2016 0.0 24
Sun 04/12/2016 0.0 24
Mon 05/12/2016 0.0 24
 
December 2016 Total 15 0.2 1 day(s)
December 1998-2014 Average Total 67.5 10.6 day(s)
December 1998-2014 Wettest Total 146.4 2002
December 1998-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 85.4 11th 2002
December 1998-2014 Driest Total 15.7 2005
 
Jan-Dec 2016 Total 1025.6 112 day(s)
Jan-Dec 1998-2014 Average Total 1118.4 129.7 day(s)
 
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
10  
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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NSW weather: Severe thunderstorm works its way from Sydney to state's north

22:27 EDT

Trampolines have flown into powerlines and a lightning strike has reportedly caused a house fire as a severe thunderstorm tracked from Sydney all along the coast up to northern NSW on Monday afternoon.

A case of history repeating itself: What is wrong with South Australia's electricity network?

18:43 EDT

Those who blamed last week's blackout in South Australia on renewable energy are dead wrong.

Stormy Monday across Australia

17:03 EDT

Thunderstorms are affecting six states and territories this afternoon, four of which are under warning for severe storms.