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Sydney Ap Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|December 2016 Average||19.8||+2.3||29.0||+3.2|
|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||17.0||4 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||1221.4||117 day(s)|
|Jan-Dec 1929-2014 Average Total||1085.8||129.3 day(s)|
Sydney, New South Wales/ACT
The most widespread heat in seven years could could grip parts of southern and eastern Australia next week.
Parts of Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia could be lashed by storms and damaging winds on Thursday as a cold front sweeps across Australia's southeast.
It is storm season in Australia and, while being struck by lightning is considered a rare occurrence, there are several steps people can take to keep safe.