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Melbourne 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 21.5 +8.6 23.5 -0.7 1.8  
Sat 02/12/2017 14.7 +1.8 16.4 -7.8 20.6  
Sun 03/12/2017 11.5 -1.4 17.1 -7.1 43.8  
Mon 04/12/2017 12.4 -0.5 17.5 -6.7 5.4  
Tue 05/12/2017 10.8 -2.1 22.8 -1.4 1.8  
Wed 06/12/2017 13.6 +0.7 21.3 -2.9 0.0  
Thu 07/12/2017 11.6 -1.3 21.9 -2.3 0.0  
Fri 08/12/2017 11.4 -1.5 18.7 -5.5 25.2  
Sat 09/12/2017 12.7 -0.2 23 -1 0.0  
Sun 10/12/2017 14.5 +1.6 22.2 -2.0 0.0  
Mon 11/12/2017 16.4 +3.5 20.7 -3.5 0.0  
Tue 12/12/2017 15.8 +2.9 26.4 +2.2 0.0  
Wed 13/12/2017 15.8 +2.9 38 +14 0.0  
Thu 14/12/2017 21 +8 23 -1 0.0  
 
December 2017 Average 14.6 +1.7 22.3 -1.9    
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 2017 Total         98.6 6 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 2017 Total         572.2 134 day(s)
Jan-Dec 1855-2015 Average Total         648.6 150.2 day(s)
 
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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

MELBOURNE (OLYMPIC PARK)
Melbourne, Victoria
37.8255°S 144.9816°E 8m AMSL
Commenced 2013
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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.

Burst of summer heat prompts fire ban in Sydney

10:00 EDT

Authorities have issued a total fire ban for Sydney today as the city's residents brace for the warmest day so far this season.