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Ararat 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 17.0 +7.6 20.5 -4.2 28.4  
Sat 02/12/2017 11.0 +1.6 15.6 -9.1 1.0  
Sun 03/12/2017 9.0 -0.4 18.0 -6.7 0.0  
Mon 04/12/2017 7.5 -1.9 18.0 -6.7 1.0  
Tue 05/12/2017 7.0 -2.4 22.0 -2.7 0.0  
Wed 06/12/2017 10.3 +0.9 25 +0 0.0  
Thu 07/12/2017 12.0 +2.6 20.0 -4.7 0.0  
Fri 08/12/2017 7.0 -2.4 19 -6 7.0  
Sat 09/12/2017 13 +4 23 -2 0.0  
Sun 10/12/2017 11.0 +1.6 27.0 +2.3 0.0  
Mon 11/12/2017 11.0 +1.6 25.0 +0.3 0.0  
Tue 12/12/2017 10.0 +0.6 32.0 +7.3 0.0  
Wed 13/12/2017 12.0 +2.6 37 +12 0.0  
Thu 14/12/2017 10 +1 25 +0 0.0  
Fri 15/12/2017 10 +1 - - 0.0  
 
December 2017 Average 10.5 +1.1 23.4 -1.3    
Dec 1969-2016 Average 9.4   24.7      
Dec 1969-2016 Highest 25.2 20th 2015 42.5 31st 2005    
Dec 1969-2016 Lowest -1.0 5th 1993 11.5 1st 1987    
 
December 2017 Total         37.4 4 day(s)
Dec 1969-2016 Average Total         37.7 8.4 day(s)
Dec 1969-2016 Wettest Total         105.5 2010
Dec 1969-2016 Wettest 24hr Total         68.0 2nd 1987
Dec 1969-2016 Driest Total         0.3 1972
 
Jan-Dec 2017 Total         585.6 116 day(s)
Jan-Dec 1969-2017 Average Total         584.2 146.5 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

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