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Parkes Daily Summaries

March 2018
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
March 2018 Average -   -      
Mar 1957-2012 Average 15.3   28.4      
Mar 1957-2012 Highest 26.0 7th 1983 40.0 19th 2002    
Mar 1957-2012 Lowest 4.5 29th 2008 14.9 30th 1973    
March 2018 Total         - 0 day(s)
Mar 1890-2012 Average Total         47.6 5.5 day(s)
Mar 1890-2012 Wettest Total         197.7 1926
Mar 1890-2012 Wettest 24hr Total         72.6 25th 1926
Mar 1890-2012 Driest Total         0.0 1895
Jan-Mar 2018 Total         - 0 day(s)
Jan-Mar 1890-2012 Average Total         153.1 16.7 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

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

Cyclone watch issued for north-eastern Top End communities

21:10 EDT

Coastal communities in north-east Arnhem land should prepare now for the predicted Tropical Cyclone Nora, which is expected to hit the region on Friday.

Tropical Cyclone Nora expected to hit Arnhem Land, Cape York Peninsula

18:06 EDT

Communities in north-east Arnhem Land and along the Cape York peninsula should prepare for a cyclone to hit this weekend.

Pipeline that supplies water to pastoralists in far-west NSW to be decommissioned

17:01 EDT

A deteriorating pipeline that supplies raw water for pastoralists in far west New South Wales will be decommissioned once authorities secure alternative options.