Parkes Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|January 2017 Average||-||-|
|Jan 1957-2012 Average||18.2||32.3|
|Jan 1957-2012 Highest||30.3||24th 2001||45.2||15th 2001|
|Jan 1957-2012 Lowest||6.8||12th 2012||16.1||2nd 1970|
|January 2017 Total||-||0 day(s)|
|Jan 1890-2012 Average Total||56.9||5.8 day(s)|
|Jan 1890-2012 Wettest Total||251.9||1978|
|Jan 1890-2012 Wettest 24hr Total||118.9||20th 1956|
|Jan 1890-2012 Driest Total||0.0||1932|
|Jan-Jan 2017 Total||-||0 day(s)|
|Jan-Jan 1890-2012 Average Total||56.9||5.8 day(s)|
CW Slopes & Plains, New South Wales/ACT
Commenced 1889 / Closed 2012
Swarms of insects have descended upon the Central Australian outback after recent rainfall.
As the mercury soars in Sydney today, spare a thought for the people of Moree in northern New South Wales, who are in the midst of a record-breaking heatwave.
Territorians should brace themselves for a very wet week, with rainfalls of up to 300 millimetres expected in some areas.