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Ararat Daily Summaries

February 2016
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Mon 01/02/2016 10.8 -0.5 27.4 +0.3 20.4  
Tue 02/02/2016 13.0 +1.7 26.5 -0.6 0.0  
Wed 03/02/2016 14.5 +3.2 21.3 -5.8 5.4  
Thu 04/02/2016 13.0 +1.7 24.6 -2.5 0.0  
Fri 05/02/2016 12.2 +0.9 30.2 +3.1 0.0  
Sat 06/02/2016 11.8 +0.5 32.0 +4.9 0.0  
Sun 07/02/2016 13.0 +1.7 32 +5 0.0  
 
February 2016 Average 12.6 +1.3 27.7 +0.6    
Feb 1970-2014 Average 11.3   27.1      
Feb 1970-2014 Highest 26.7 15th 1982 44.7 7th 2009    
Feb 1970-2014 Lowest 0.3 7th 1980 11.9 2nd 2005    
 
February 2016 Total         25.8 2 day(s)
Feb 1970-2014 Average Total         32.5 5.5 day(s)
Feb 1970-2014 Wettest Total         225.7 1973
Feb 1970-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         98.6 6th 1973
Feb 1970-2014 Driest Total         0.0 1991
 
Jan-Feb 2016 Total         76.4 8 day(s)
Jan-Feb 1970-2014 Average Total         71.7 12.6 day(s)
 
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Station Details

ARARAT PRISON
South West, Victoria
37.2769°S 142.9786°E 295m AMSL
Commenced 1969
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