Melbourne Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|December 2016 Average||-||-|
|Dec 1855-2014 Average||13.0||24.2|
|Dec 1855-2014 Highest||26.6||7th 1994||43.7||15th 1876|
|Dec 1855-2014 Lowest||4.4||4th 1870||10.4||12th 1867|
|December 2016 Total||-||0 day(s)|
|Dec 1855-2014 Average Total||59.2||10.4 day(s)|
|Dec 1855-2014 Wettest Total||197.4||1993|
|Dec 1855-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||99.6||4th 1954|
|Dec 1855-2014 Driest Total||1.7||1972|
|Jan-Dec 2016 Total||-||0 day(s)|
|Jan-Dec 1855-2014 Average Total||650.9||150.0 day(s)|
Commenced 1908 / Closed 2015
Top End residents are unlikely to be relieved of the oppressive hot and humid build up conditions until Christmas, because the rain-bringing La Niña weather pattern is unlikely to eventuate in coming months, the Bureau of Meteorology has warned.
An international tourist has died and a woman has been injured after being hit by lightning while camping at Mt Warning, on the NSW north coast, police say.
The opening week of summer has been a hot and thundery mix in New South Wales and there is more to come.