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Parkes Ap Daily Summaries

April 2018
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Sun 01/04/2018 13.4 +4.0 34.1 +10.0 0.0  
Mon 02/04/2018 16.4 +7.0 32.5 +8.4 0.0  
Tue 03/04/2018 11.3 +1.9 31.6 +7.5 0.0  
Wed 04/04/2018 18.0 +8.6 31.5 +7.4 0.0  
Thu 05/04/2018 16.2 +6.8 31.0 +6.9 0.0  
Fri 06/04/2018 13.1 +3.7 32.8 +8.7 0.0  
Sat 07/04/2018 11.8 +2.4 32.4 +8.3 0.0  
Sun 08/04/2018 11.9 +2.5 32.4 +8.3 0.0  
Mon 09/04/2018 11.7 +2.3 33.9 +9.8 0.0  
Tue 10/04/2018 13.1 +3.7 33.8 +9.7 0.0  
Wed 11/04/2018 15.7 +6.3 33.2 +9.1 0.0  
Thu 12/04/2018 15.9 +6.5 30.9 +6.8 0.0  
Fri 13/04/2018 19 20.2 +10.8 32.6 +8.5 0.0  
Sat 14/04/2018 17.1 +7.7 27.6 +3.5 5.8  
Sun 15/04/2018 13.9 +4.5 21.9 -2.2 0.0  
Mon 16/04/2018 13.6 +4.2 25.2 +1.1 0.0  
Tue 17/04/2018 8.0 -1.4 25.8 +1.7 0.0  
Wed 18/04/2018 10.5 +1.1 27.3 +3.2 0.0  
Thu 19/04/2018 17.1 +7.7 29.1 +5.0 0.0  
Fri 20/04/2018 10.9 +1.5 29 +5 0.0  
Sat 21/04/2018 13 +4 27 +3 0.0  
 
April 2018 Average 19 13.9 +4.5 19 30.3 +6.2    
Apr 1998-2017 Average 9.4   24.1      
Apr 1998-2017 Highest 20.0 4th 2004 34.5 6th 2016    
Apr 1998-2017 Lowest -3.0 22nd 2006 11.0 28th 2008    
 
April 2018 Total         5.8 1 day(s)
Apr 1942-2017 Average Total         32.0 5.2 day(s)
Apr 1942-2017 Wettest Total         135.2 1974
Apr 1942-2017 Wettest 24hr Total         47.0 5th 1999
Apr 1942-2017 Driest Total         1.0 2005
 
Jan-Apr 2018 Total         67.8 16 day(s)
Jan-Apr 1942-2017 Average Total         210.8 23.4 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

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