Melbourne Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|December 2016 Average||11.9||-1.0||21.2||-3.0|
|Dec 1855-2012 Average||12.9||24.2|
|Dec 1855-2012 Highest||26.6||7th 1994||43.7||15th 1876|
|Dec 1855-2012 Lowest||4.4||4th 1870||10.4||12th 1867|
|December 2016 Total||157 0.0||0 day(s)|
|Dec 1855-2012 Average Total||59.1||10.4 day(s)|
|Dec 1855-2012 Wettest Total||197.4||1993|
|Dec 1855-2012 Wettest 24hr Total||99.6||4th 1954|
|Dec 1855-2012 Driest Total||1.7||1972|
|Jan-Dec 2016 Total||559.6||163 day(s)|
|Jan-Dec 1855-2015 Average Total||648.6||150.2 day(s)|
A teenager has been struck by lightning during dangerous thunderstorms in Queensland's south-east that caused structural damage and left thousands without power.
Following a run of cooler than average temperatures during the first half of next week, southwestern parts of Western Australia will see a return of hot conditions.
A burst of hazy heat enveloped Sydney on Friday, with temperatures just not letting up well into the evening.