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Newcastle Daily Summaries

December 2016
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Thu 01/12/2016 14.8 -2.9 31.5 +3.9 0.0  
Fri 02/12/2016 15.4 -2.3 35.0 +7.4 0.2  
Sat 03/12/2016 21.0 +3.3 25.5 -2.1 0.0  
Sun 04/12/2016 19.2 +1.5 28.7 +1.1 0.0  
Mon 05/12/2016 22.4 +4.7 - - 0.0  
Tue 06/12/2016 - - 26.8 -0.8 -  
Wed 07/12/2016 18.0 +0.3 25.0 -2.6 12.4  
Thu 08/12/2016 18.0 +0.3 32.2 +4.6 0.2  
Fri 09/12/2016 18.2 +0.5 28.5 +0.9 3.0  
Sat 10/12/2016 17.5 -0.2 - - 0.0  
 
December 2016 Average 18.3 +0.6 29.2 +1.6    
Dec 1998-2014 Average 17.7   27.6      
Dec 1998-2014 Highest 25.3 1st 2004 40.8 1st 2004    
Dec 1998-2014 Lowest 8.7 7th 2002 18.8 7th 2011    
 
December 2016 Total         15.8 4 day(s)
Dec 1998-2014 Average Total         67.5 10.6 day(s)
Dec 1998-2014 Wettest Total         146.4 2002
Dec 1998-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         85.4 11th 2002
Dec 1998-2014 Driest Total         15.7 2005
 
Jan-Dec 2016 Total         1041.2 115 day(s)
Jan-Dec 1998-2014 Average Total         1118.4 129.7 day(s)
 
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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.

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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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