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Parkes Daily Summaries

June 2017
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
June 2017 Average -   -      
Jun 1957-2012 Average 5.3   15.2      
Jun 1957-2012 Highest 16.1 5th 1958 26.7 15th 1965    
Jun 1957-2012 Lowest -4.0 15th 2006 6.5 30th 1977    
June 2017 Total         - 0 day(s)
Jun 1890-2012 Average Total         48.5 9.4 day(s)
Jun 1890-2012 Wettest Total         165.1 1891
Jun 1890-2012 Wettest 24hr Total         39.4 23rd 1998
Jun 1890-2012 Driest Total         0.6 1972
Jan-Jun 2017 Total         - 0 day(s)
Jan-Jun 1890-2012 Average Total         290.6 38.6 day(s)
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Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
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

CW Slopes & Plains, New South Wales/ACT
33.1419°S 148.1639°E 324m AMSL
Commenced 1889 / Closed 2012
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Weather News

Dry season in Western Australia forces Wheatbelt farmers to sell off sheep

18:30 EST

The lack of winter rain over much of Western Australia has left many crops to wither and pasture to dry out, with Wheatbelt farmers in particular being forced to sell their sheep.

Late start to winter in Tasmania

12:06 EST

Winter has finally arrived in Tasmania this week after dry and record-breaking warm start to June in Hobart.

Rain drenches Perth but fails to bring many desperate WA farmers relief

16:51 EST

A cold front over the southern half of Western Australia has dumped more than 60 millimetres of rain on Perth, and has given some struggling farmers a boost, but has failed to reach all agricultural areas desperate for a drenching.