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Sydney Daily Summaries

December 2015
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Tue 01/12/2015 19 +2 - - 0.0  
December 2015 Average 19.0 +1.5 -      
Dec 1859-2014 Average 17.5   25.2      
Dec 1859-2014 Highest 26.3 25th 1868 42.2 20th 1957    
Dec 1859-2014 Lowest 9.1 3rd 1924 15.2 24th 1870    
December 2015 Total         157 0.0 0 day(s)
Dec 1858-2014 Average Total         77.6 11.5 day(s)
Dec 1858-2014 Wettest Total         401.9 1920
Dec 1858-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         126.0 9th 1970
Dec 1858-2014 Driest Total         2.8 1979
Jan-Dec 2015 Total         1241.6 155 day(s)
Jan-Dec 1858-2014 Average Total         1212.6 144.1 day(s)
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Sydney, New South Wales/ACT
33.8607°S 151.2050°E 39m AMSL
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Macadamia farms in northern New South Wales smashed by ferocious storm

07:35 EDT

There has been a lot to celebrate this year in the macadamia industry - a record crop, good quality kernel, growing overseas demand and high prices.

Australia endures hot, dry spring

07:24 EDT

Spring was marked by record breaking heat and long dry spells, with only small areas away from that norm.

Wagga MP lobbying Premier to release more money for levee bank upgrades

07:20 EDT

The project to lift levee banks in the Wagga Wagga CBD to full flood protection has missed out on state government funding.