Katoomba Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|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)|
Central Tablelands, New South Wales/ACT
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.
Those who blamed last week's blackout in South Australia on renewable energy are dead wrong.
Thunderstorms are affecting six states and territories this afternoon, four of which are under warning for severe storms.