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Katoomba 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 14.0 +2.4 27.0 +4.8 3.0  
Fri 02/12/2016 17.0 +5.4 29.0 +6.8 0.0  
Sat 03/12/2016 13.8 +2.2 24.7 +2.5 0.0  
Sun 04/12/2016 14.0 +2.4 28.4 +6.2 0.0  
Mon 05/12/2016 18.0 +6.4 - - 2.8  
 
December 2016 Average 51 15.4 +3.8 27.3 +5.1    
Dec 1957-2014 Average 11.6   22.2      
Dec 1957-2014 Highest 23.2 23rd 2013 35.0 26th 1957    
Dec 1957-2014 Lowest 2.4 5th 2011 8.5 10th 2002    
 
December 2016 Total         5.8 2 day(s)
Dec 1885-2014 Average Total         122.5 12.6 day(s)
Dec 1885-2014 Wettest Total         410.5 1947
Dec 1885-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         127.0 24th 1909
Dec 1885-2014 Driest Total         3.2 1974
 
Jan-Dec 2016 Total         1093.2 155 day(s)
Jan-Dec 1885-2014 Average Total         1389.4 137.5 day(s)
 
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Station Details

KATOOMBA (MURRI ST)
Central Tablelands, New South Wales/ACT
33.7122°S 150.3087°E 1015m AMSL
Commenced 1885
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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.