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Sydney Daily Summaries

March 2017
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Wed 01/03/2017 20.6 +3.0 27 +2 26.4  
 
March 2017 Average 155 20.6 +3.0 27.0 +2.2    
Mar 1859-2014 Average 17.6   24.8      
Mar 1859-2014 Highest 25.4 26th 1876 39.8 9th 1983    
Mar 1859-2014 Lowest 9.3 14th 1886 16.2 13th 1886    
 
March 2017 Total         26.4 1 day(s)
Mar 1859-2014 Average Total         129.7 13.6 day(s)
Mar 1859-2014 Wettest Total         521.4 1942
Mar 1859-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         280.7 28th 1942
Mar 1859-2014 Driest Total         8.4 1965
 
Jan-Mar 2017 Total         280.0 23 day(s)
Jan-Mar 1859-2014 Average Total         348.8 38.3 day(s)
 
Highlights the coolest minimum or maximum temperature during the period.
 
Highlights the warmest minimum or maximum temperature during the period.
 
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
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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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