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Parkes Ap Rainfall Reports

December 2017
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Fri 01/12/2017 0.0 24
Sat 02/12/2017 55.2 24
Sun 03/12/2017 43.0 24
Mon 04/12/2017 0.0 24
Tue 05/12/2017 0.0 24
Wed 06/12/2017 2.4 24
Thu 07/12/2017 0.4 24
Fri 08/12/2017 0.0 24
Sat 09/12/2017 0.0 24
Sun 10/12/2017 0.0 24
Mon 11/12/2017 0.0 24
Tue 12/12/2017 0.0 24
 
December 2017 Total 101.0 4 day(s)
December 1941-2016 Average Total 51.5 6.3 day(s)
December 1941-2016 Wettest Total 239.4 2010
December 1941-2016 Wettest 24hr Total 105.6 3rd 2010
December 1941-2016 Driest Total 0.4 1974
 
Jan-Dec 2017 Total 548.6 63 day(s)
Jan-Dec 1941-2017 Average Total 610.3 95.6 day(s)
 
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 AIRPORT AWS
CW Slopes & Plains, New South Wales/ACT
33.1281°S 148.2428°E 323m AMSL
Commenced 1941
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Weather News

Warming up in Sydney

10:34 EDT

The Sydney Basin's first 40C of the season will occur this week and the city could experience its warmest spell of December days in 17 years.

Warming up in Canberra

16:35 EDT

Summer has taken a while to get going in Canberra this year but the nation's capital will get its fair share of heat during the next week.

Heatwave breaking cool start to summer in southern Australia

12:40 EDT

Summer started out on a cool note for much of southern Australia, although a countrywide heat wave will send temperatures soaring this week.