Orange Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|December 2016 Average||-||-|
|Dec 1976-2014 Average||11.3||24.4|
|Dec 1976-2014 Highest||22.0||21st 2013||34.8||18th 1990|
|Dec 1976-2014 Lowest||0.5||4th 1987||10.1||2nd 1987|
|December 2016 Total||-||0 day(s)|
|Dec 1966-2014 Average Total||82.1||8.2 day(s)|
|Dec 1966-2014 Wettest Total||299.9||2010|
|Dec 1966-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||76.4||26th 2010|
|Dec 1966-2014 Driest Total||0.4||1979|
|Jan-Dec 2016 Total||1288.6||118 day(s)|
|Jan-Dec 1966-2014 Average Total||927.2||136.5 day(s)|
Central Tablelands, New South Wales/ACT
At least two people have been injured after a group of campers was struck by lightning at Mt Warning on the NSW north coast this morning.
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.