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Parkes Daily Summaries

January 2017
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
 
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)
 
Highlights the coolest minimum or maximum temperature during the period.
 
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Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
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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

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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16:02 EDT

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