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Parkes Daily Summaries

March 2017
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
March 2017 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 2017 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 2017 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

Category four cyclone possible for north Queensland as tropical low strengthens: BOM

01:43 EDT

A tropical low brewing 600 kilometres north-east of the Queensland coast could make landfall somewhere between Cairns and Townsville early next week as a category four cyclone or higher, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says.

Cyclone brewing in north Queensland prompting new residents to prepare early

16:26 EDT

Cyclone preparation comes second nature to many north Queenslanders.

Sydney's sodden March

14:34 EDT

Sydney is having its wettest March in 33 years after yet another showery night.