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Prospect Dam Daily Summaries

December 2016
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Thu 01/12/2016 15.8 -0.5 33.9 +6.5 5.8  
Fri 02/12/2016 15.5 -0.8 35.8 +8.4 0.0  
Sat 03/12/2016 20.5 +4.2 27.3 -0.1 0.3  
Sun 04/12/2016 16.5 +0.2 30.5 +3.1 0.0  
Mon 05/12/2016 21.0 +4.7 - - 1.9  
 
December 2016 Average 17.9 +1.6 49 31.9 +4.5    
Dec 1965-2014 Average 16.3   27.4      
Dec 1965-2014 Highest 25.3 23rd 2000 42.7 21st 1994    
Dec 1965-2014 Lowest 7.8 18th 1969 11.7 8th 1966    
 
December 2016 Total         8.0 3 day(s)
Dec 1887-2014 Average Total         74.7 9.8 day(s)
Dec 1887-2014 Wettest Total         338.1 1920
Dec 1887-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         154.9 13th 1910
Dec 1887-2014 Driest Total         2.2 1979
 
Jan-Dec 2016 Total         956.3 108 day(s)
Jan-Dec 1887-2014 Average Total         866.4 114.1 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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Sydney goes 'tropo' as eastern states bake

15:43 EDT

A pool of heat sitting over parts of eastern Australia today is causing elevated bushfire danger, thunderstorms and lots of sweat.

Total crop losses on some Mary Valley farms as growers count cost of massive storms

14:53 EDT

Farmers in Queensland's Mary Valley are reporting total crop losses after the region was battered by a series of violent storms since Wednesday that brought hail stones the size of tennis balls.

$14m flood-repair package to fix infrastructure and Beaconsfield mine

13:46 EDT

The federal and state governments have announced up to $14 million will be made available to help Tasmania recover from the .