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Parkes Daily Summaries

December 2016
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
December 2016 Average -   -      
Dec 1957-2011 Average 16.3   30.4      
Dec 1957-2011 Highest 27.5 20th 1994 42.5 18th 1990    
Dec 1957-2011 Lowest 6.2 20th 2010 15.0 10th 2002    
December 2016 Total         - 0 day(s)
Dec 1889-2011 Average Total         52.7 6.2 day(s)
Dec 1889-2011 Wettest Total         212.8 2010
Dec 1889-2011 Wettest 24hr Total         81.5 5th 1911
Dec 1889-2011 Driest Total         0.0 1979
Jan-Dec 2016 Total         - 0 day(s)
Jan-Dec 1889-2012 Average Total         584.7 86.4 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

Thunderstorm asthma advice issued as storms loom in Victoria

21:33 EDT

Victorians who experience breathing difficulties or asthma have been advised to take extra care this evening, with a cool change and thunderstorms predicted for the state.

Queensland storms: Lockyer Valley, Ipswich clean up after night of destruction

19:24 EDT

Two homes in south-east Queensland were destroyed by fire during yesterday's super cell storms, which also overturned caravans and saw a teenager struck by lightning.

Stormy start to summer for southeast QLD

17:25 EDT

Saturday's storms produced large hail, intense rainfall and destructive winds to several locations across southeast Queensland as two large storms rolled over in quick succession.