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Prospect Dam Daily Summaries

February 2016
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Mon 01/02/2016 18.8 +1.0 26.2 -1.7 0.0  
Tue 02/02/2016 14.8 -3.0 28.2 +0.3 0.3  
Wed 03/02/2016 16.5 -1.3 32.3 +4.4 0.0  
Thu 04/02/2016 18.3 +0.5 24.6 -3.3 3.2  
Fri 05/02/2016 18.4 +0.6 24.8 -3.1 0.6  
Sat 06/02/2016 17.3 -0.5 26.4 -1.5 1.0  
Sun 07/02/2016 16.6 -1.2 - - 0.2  
 
February 2016 Average 17.2 -0.6 27.1 -0.8    
Feb 1965-2014 Average 17.8   27.9      
Feb 1965-2014 Highest 26.5 6th 2011 42.5 1st 1977    
Feb 1965-2014 Lowest 10.8 18th 1998 18.0 11th 1973    
 
February 2016 Total         5.3 5 day(s)
Feb 1887-2014 Average Total         97.0 10.7 day(s)
Feb 1887-2014 Wettest Total         519.1 1956
Feb 1887-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         164.6 11th 1956
Feb 1887-2014 Driest Total         2.8 1902
 
Jan-Feb 2016 Total         321.1 19 day(s)
Jan-Feb 1887-2014 Average Total         189.3 21.3 day(s)
 
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Station Details

PROSPECT RESERVOIR
Sydney, New South Wales/ACT
33.8193°S 150.9127°E 61m AMSL
Commenced 1887
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High pressure blocking any relief for inland SA

12:22 EDT

A stubborn high pressure system currently squatting over the Great Australian Bight is the main culprit for rising temperatures across country SA.

Flash flooding predicted between drenched Mackay and Townsville in Queensland

11:32 EDT

The weather bureau is warning residents in north Queensland to prepare for heavy downpours, flash flooding and thunderstorms.

BoM forecasts 40C for Perth as expected five-day heatwave begins

10:45 EDT

Perth is heading for a scorching 40 degrees Celsius on day one of a heatwave that is expected to last for at least five days.