Katoomba Daily Summaries

December 2018
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Sat 01/12/2018 10.4 -1.3 26.9 +4.6 0.0  
Sun 02/12/2018 16.2 +4.5 24.4 +2.1 0.0  
Mon 03/12/2018 8.4 -3.3 22.6 +0.3 0.0  
Tue 04/12/2018 12.7 +1.0 22.7 +0.4 0.0  
Wed 05/12/2018 11.1 -0.6 14.3 -8.0 5.0  
Thu 06/12/2018 10.7 -1.0 20.4 -1.9 2.4  
Fri 07/12/2018 9.1 -2.6 23.7 +1.4 0.0  
Sat 08/12/2018 13.0 +1.3 28.6 +6.3 0.0  
Sun 09/12/2018 18.2 +6.5 - - 0.0  
Mon 10/12/2018 - - 30.2 +7.9 -  
Tue 11/12/2018 12.8 +1.1 16.0 -6.3 0.2  
Wed 12/12/2018 12.2 +0.5 16.8 -5.5 1.0  
Thu 13/12/2018 14.0 +2.3 24.2 +1.9 4.0  
Fri 14/12/2018 15.1 +3.4 - - 5.2  
Sat 15/12/2018 - - 25.0 +2.7 -  
Sun 16/12/2018 15.6 +3.9 28.1 +5.8 13.0  
Mon 17/12/2018 16.8 +5.1 28.4 +6.1 0.0  
Tue 18/12/2018 13.1 +1.4 - - 0.0  
Wed 19/12/2018 - - - - -  
Thu 20/12/2018 - - - - -  
Fri 21/12/2018 - - - - -  
Sat 22/12/2018 - - - - -  
Sun 23/12/2018 - - - - -  
Mon 24/12/2018 - - - - -  
 
December 2018 Average 13.1 +1.4 23.5 +1.2    
Dec 1957-2016 Average 11.7   22.3      
Dec 1957-2016 Highest 23.2 23rd 2013 35.0 26th 1957    
Dec 1957-2016 Lowest 2.4 5th 2011 8.5 10th 2002    
 
December 2018 Total         30.8 7 day(s)
Dec 1885-2016 Average Total         122.1 12.6 day(s)
Dec 1885-2016 Wettest Total         410.5 1947
Dec 1885-2016 Wettest 24hr Total         127.0 24th 1909
Dec 1885-2016 Driest Total         3.2 1974
 
Jan-Dec 2018 Total         1082.6 126 day(s)
Jan-Dec 1885-2017 Average Total         1390.1 138.0 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.

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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