Bankstown Ap Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|December 2015 Average||15.9||-0.8||46 39.0||+11.7|
|Dec 1968-2014 Average||16.7||27.3|
|Dec 1968-2014 Highest||25.0||8th 1990||43.6||21st 1994|
|Dec 1968-2014 Lowest||6.3||16th 1994||17.0||9th 1994|
|December 2015 Total||46 0.0||0 day(s)|
|Dec 1968-2014 Average Total||69.3||9.8 day(s)|
|Dec 1968-2014 Wettest Total||260.7||1970|
|Dec 1968-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||83.8||9th 1970|
|Dec 1968-2014 Driest Total||8.4||1979|
|Jan-Dec 2015 Total||890.6||121 day(s)|
|Jan-Dec 1968-2014 Average Total||880.9||114.9 day(s)|
Sydney, New South Wales/ACT
The old saying is that you know it is hot when birds start falling out of the sky.
El Nino reared its head this spring, delivering a scorcher to New South Wales.
Record prices, new export markets and rain â?? from the Tanami Desert to the Roper Gulf, and Daly Waters to the MacDonnell Ranges, four Northern Territory pastoralists have shared the ups and downs of 2015 with ABC Rural.