Parkes Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|April 2017 Average||-||-|
|Apr 1957-2012 Average||11.3||23.8|
|Apr 1957-2012 Highest||21.0||11th 1983||35.4||4th 1986|
|Apr 1957-2012 Lowest||0.5||22nd 2006||10.8||12th 1994|
|April 2017 Total||-||0 day(s)|
|Apr 1890-2012 Average Total||41.5||5.3 day(s)|
|Apr 1890-2012 Wettest Total||299.0||1990|
|Apr 1890-2012 Wettest 24hr Total||68.6||2nd 1959|
|Apr 1890-2012 Driest Total||0.0||1897|
|Jan-Apr 2017 Total||-||0 day(s)|
|Jan-Apr 1890-2012 Average Total||194.6||22.0 day(s)|
CW Slopes & Plains, New South Wales/ACT
Commenced 1889 / Closed 2012
Night-time temperatures will drop well below average in the Capital from Wednesday.
Warmer-than-normal oceans have contributed to a late end to a big wet season across the southern hemisphere.
Marine scientists have upped the ante in their fight to save the Great Barrier Reef from the devastating effects of coral bleaching.