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Parkes Ap 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
Thu 01/12/2016 14.2 -0.2 33.7 +2.9 0.0  
Fri 02/12/2016 11.1 -3.3 33.5 +2.7 0.0  
Sat 03/12/2016 12.7 -1.7 36.1 +5.3 0.0  
Sun 04/12/2016 15.3 +0.9 37.7 +6.9 0.0  
Mon 05/12/2016 22.1 +7.7 35.9 +5.1 0.0  
Tue 06/12/2016 21.1 +6.7 24.2 -6.6 0.2  
Wed 07/12/2016 9.6 -4.8 - - 1.0  
 
December 2016 Average 15.2 +0.8 17 33.5 +2.7    
Dec 1997-2014 Average 14.4   30.8      
Dec 1997-2014 Highest 26.0 31st 2003 42.0 31st 2005    
Dec 1997-2014 Lowest 3.0 7th 2002 14.0 10th 2002    
 
December 2016 Total         1.2 2 day(s)
Dec 1941-2014 Average Total         51.9 6.2 day(s)
Dec 1941-2014 Wettest Total         239.4 2010
Dec 1941-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         105.6 3rd 2010
Dec 1941-2014 Driest Total         0.4 1974
 
Jan-Dec 2016 Total         779.8 122 day(s)
Jan-Dec 1941-2014 Average Total         603.9 93.6 day(s)
 
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Station Details

PARKES AIRPORT AWS
CW Slopes & Plains, New South Wales/ACT
33.1281°S 148.2428°E 323m AMSL
Commenced 1941
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