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Sydney 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 18.7 +1.2 30.9 +5.1 0.0  
Fri 02/12/2016 19.3 +1.8 35.7 +9.9 0.0  
Sat 03/12/2016 20.3 +2.8 25.9 +0.1 0.0  
Sun 04/12/2016 19.2 +1.7 28.1 +2.3 0.0  
Mon 05/12/2016 21.8 +4.3 32.4 +6.6 1.2  
Tue 06/12/2016 20.0 +2.5 24.8 -1.0 10.6  
Wed 07/12/2016 18.9 +1.4 - - 5.0  
 
December 2016 Average 19.7 +2.2 76 29.6 +3.8    
Dec 1939-2014 Average 17.5   25.8      
Dec 1939-2014 Highest 25.3 8th 1990 43.2 21st 1994    
Dec 1939-2014 Lowest 8.2 7th 1943 17.0 10th 2002    
 
December 2016 Total         16.8 3 day(s)
Dec 1929-2014 Average Total         74.1 10.6 day(s)
Dec 1929-2014 Wettest Total         359.2 1963
Dec 1929-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         182.1 13th 1963
Dec 1929-2014 Driest Total         4.8 1979
 
Jan-Dec 2016 Total         1221.2 116 day(s)
Jan-Dec 1929-2014 Average Total         1085.8 129.3 day(s)
 
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SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO
Sydney, New South Wales/ACT
33.9465°S 151.1731°E 6m AMSL
Commenced 1929
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