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Paynes Find 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 15.5 -2.9 31.4 -3.6 0.0  
Sat 02/12/2017 17.4 -1.0 36.6 +1.6 0.0  
Sun 03/12/2017 24.8 +6.4 36.6 +1.6 0.0  
Mon 04/12/2017 23.0 +4.6 29.6 -5.4 0.0  
Tue 05/12/2017 18.7 +0.3 - - 0.4  
Wed 06/12/2017 - - 33.9 -1.1 0.0  
Thu 07/12/2017 17.3 -1.1 33.6 -1.4 0.0  
Fri 08/12/2017 20.4 +2.0 36.4 +1.4 0.0  
Sat 09/12/2017 22.1 +3.7 34.7 -0.3 0.6  
Sun 10/12/2017 20.2 +1.8 34.6 -0.4 3.0  
Mon 11/12/2017 20.9 +2.5 39.1 +4.1 0.6  
Tue 12/12/2017 19.4 +1.0 - - 0.0  
 
December 2017 Average 20.0 +1.6 34.7 -0.3    
Dec 1975-2016 Average 18.4   35.0      
Dec 1975-2016 Highest 30.8 27th 1997 46.1 29th 2009    
Dec 1975-2016 Lowest 8.9 3rd 1998 18.7 1st 1983    
 
December 2017 Total         4.6 4 day(s)
Dec 1919-2016 Average Total         12.7 2.3 day(s)
Dec 1919-2016 Wettest Total         86.2 1988
Dec 1919-2016 Wettest 24hr Total         27.6 10th 1981
Dec 1919-2016 Driest Total         0.0 1920
 
Jan-Dec 2017 Total         215.8 54 day(s)
Jan-Dec 1919-2017 Average Total         284.4 53.5 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.

Station Details

PAYNES FIND
Gascoyne, Western Australia
29.2708°S 117.6836°E 339m AMSL
Commenced 1919
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Weather News

Oppressive heat targets northern WA

16:29 EDT

Some northern parts of Western Australia will experience an extreme heatwave this week as temperatures climb into the mid forties for a number of days.

Sweaty week ahead in Sydney

13:34 EDT

The Sydney Basin's first 40C of the season will occur this week and the city could experience its warmest spell of December days in 17 years.

Warming up in Canberra

16:35 EDT

Summer has taken a while to get going in Canberra this year but the nation's capital will get its fair share of heat during the next week.