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Lucas Heights Rainfall Reports

December 2016
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Thu 01/12/2016 0.2 24
Fri 02/12/2016 0.4 24
Sat 03/12/2016 0.0 -
Sun 04/12/2016 0.0 -
December 2016 Total 48 0.6 2 day(s)
December 1958-2014 Average Total 90.0 9.9 day(s)
December 1958-2014 Wettest Total 273.1 1960
December 1958-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 111.3 9th 1970
December 1958-2014 Driest Total 6.4 1979
Jan-Dec 2016 Total 989.8 103 day(s)
Jan-Dec 1958-2014 Average Total 1145.5 114.0 day(s)
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
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.

Station Details

Sydney, New South Wales/ACT
34.0517°S 150.9800°E 140m AMSL
Commenced 1958
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Weather News

NSW weather: Severe thunderstorm works its way from Sydney to state's north

22:27 EDT

Trampolines have flown into powerlines and a lightning strike has reportedly caused a house fire as a severe thunderstorm tracked from Sydney all along the coast up to northern NSW on Monday afternoon.

A case of history repeating itself: What is wrong with South Australia's electricity network?

18:43 EDT

Those who blamed last week's blackout in South Australia on renewable energy are dead wrong.

Stormy Monday across Australia

17:03 EDT

Thunderstorms are affecting six states and territories this afternoon, four of which are under warning for severe storms.