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Parkes Daily Summaries

May 2018
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
 
May 2018 Average -   -      
May 1957-2012 Average 7.7   18.7      
May 1957-2012 Highest 18.0 13th 1995 27.8 13th 1957    
May 1957-2012 Lowest -1.5 30th 2006 6.7 31st 1969    
 
May 2018 Total         - 0 day(s)
May 1890-2012 Average Total         47.5 7.2 day(s)
May 1890-2012 Wettest Total         205.0 1977
May 1890-2012 Wettest 24hr Total         96.0 28th 1977
May 1890-2012 Driest Total         0.0 1954
 
Jan-May 2018 Total         - 0 day(s)
Jan-May 1890-2012 Average Total         242.1 29.2 day(s)
 
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Station Details

PARKES (MACARTHUR STREET)
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

Drenching for Queensland's Coast

12:00 EST

Rainfall of over 50mm has been recorded along the Sunshine State's coast overnight with plenty more to come.

Tasmania's wild weather sparks fishing frenzy of 'escapee' salmon after pens damaged

11:33 EST

As far as salmon escapes go, the mass breakout of almost 300,000 fish isn't the biggest.

Possible fog for Sydney

11:12 EST

Conditions appear primed for areas of fog to develop over parts of Sydney on Sunday morning.