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Prospect Dam Daily Summaries

December 2017
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Fri 01/12/2017 24.7 +8.4 34.3 +6.8 0.0  
Sat 02/12/2017 21.0 +4.7 30.0 +2.5 0.0  
Sun 03/12/2017 15.5 -0.8 29.6 +2.1 13.1  
Mon 04/12/2017 16.8 +0.5 19.8 -7.7 0.1  
Tue 05/12/2017 15.1 -1.2 24.8 -2.7 9.0  
Wed 06/12/2017 16.9 +0.6 26.1 -1.4 0.4  
Thu 07/12/2017 16.1 -0.2 32.6 +5.1 0.0  
Fri 08/12/2017 18.5 +2.2 31.5 +4.0 0.2  
Sat 09/12/2017 15.0 -1.3 27.0 -0.5 2.4  
Sun 10/12/2017 13.6 -2.7 29.6 +2.1 0.0  
Mon 11/12/2017 14.7 -1.6 - - 0.0  
Tue 12/12/2017 - - 31.5 +4.0 0.0  
Wed 13/12/2017 17.0 +0.7 35.7 +8.2 0.0  
Thu 14/12/2017 18.3 +2.0 41.5 +14.0 0.0  
Fri 15/12/2017 21.2 +4.9 - - 0.0  
 
December 2017 Average 17.5 +1.2 30.3 +2.8    
Dec 1965-2016 Average 16.3   27.5      
Dec 1965-2016 Highest 25.3 23rd 2000 42.7 21st 1994    
Dec 1965-2016 Lowest 7.8 18th 1969 11.7 8th 1966    
 
December 2017 Total         25.2 6 day(s)
Dec 1887-2016 Average Total         74.8 9.8 day(s)
Dec 1887-2016 Wettest Total         338.1 1920
Dec 1887-2016 Wettest 24hr Total         154.9 13th 1910
Dec 1887-2016 Driest Total         2.2 1979
 
Jan-Dec 2017 Total         821.7 94 day(s)
Jan-Dec 1887-2017 Average Total         871.2 114.0 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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PROSPECT RESERVOIR
Sydney, New South Wales/ACT
33.8193°S 150.9127°E 61m AMSL
Commenced 1887
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Second surge of heat could challenge records

10:33 EDT

Another round of intense heat is about to sweep across southern and eastern Australia, challenging December heat records for the second time in a week.

Sydney weather: Temperatures hit 40C in western Sydney ahead of late cool change

18:43 EDT

Demand for ambulances has risen by 40 per cent across the Sydney metro area today, with temperatures in the western suburbs hitting 40 degrees Celsius.

How hot does it get in Australia?

14:43 EDT

With summer underway in Australia and heatwave conditions affecting a number of states this week, a lot of temperature observations are being compared to historical records.