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Sydney Daily Summaries

February 2017
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Wed 01/02/2017 20.3 +1.5 23.6 -2.2 1.2  
Thu 02/02/2017 20.8 +2.0 27.1 +1.3 4.4  
Fri 03/02/2017 22.3 +3.5 26.4 +0.6 0.0  
Sat 04/02/2017 22.7 +3.9 30.4 +4.6 0.0  
Sun 05/02/2017 25.8 +7.0 34.9 +9.1 0.0  
Mon 06/02/2017 26.2 +7.4 34.7 +8.9 0.0  
Tue 07/02/2017 22.1 +3.3 24.9 -0.9 6.4  
Wed 08/02/2017 20.7 +1.9 27.0 +1.2 85.0  
Thu 09/02/2017 22.5 +3.7 30.9 +5.1 5.4  
Fri 10/02/2017 23.7 +4.9 37.5 +11.7 0.0  
Sat 11/02/2017 23.9 +5.1 36.2 +10.4 0.0  
Sun 12/02/2017 24.5 +5.7 31.9 +6.1 0.0  
Mon 13/02/2017 17.8 -1.0 27.3 +1.5 0.0  
Tue 14/02/2017 21.6 +2.8 24.0 -1.8 0.0  
Wed 15/02/2017 18.0 -0.8 26.1 +0.3 25.6  
Thu 16/02/2017 19.5 +0.7 30.0 +4.2 0.0  
Fri 17/02/2017 22.6 +3.8 29.9 +4.1 0.0  
Sat 18/02/2017 21.8 +3.0 29.4 +3.6 8.0  
Sun 19/02/2017 18.6 -0.2 26.1 +0.3 3.2  
Mon 20/02/2017 17.5 -1.3 28 +2 0.6  
 
February 2017 Average 155 21.6 +2.8 155 29.3 +3.5    
Feb 1859-2014 Average 18.8   25.8      
Feb 1859-2014 Highest 27.6 6th 2011 42.1 8th 1926    
Feb 1859-2014 Lowest 9.6 28th 1863 15.6 28th 1863    
 
February 2017 Total         139.8 9 day(s)
Feb 1859-2014 Average Total         118.0 12.5 day(s)
Feb 1859-2014 Wettest Total         630.6 1990
Feb 1859-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         243.6 3rd 1990
Feb 1859-2014 Driest Total         3.0 1939
 
Jan-Feb 2017 Total         188.2 18 day(s)
Jan-Feb 1859-2014 Average Total         219.1 24.7 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.

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SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL)
Sydney, New South Wales/ACT
33.8607°S 151.2050°E 39m AMSL
Commenced 1858
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