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Ararat Daily Summaries

April 2018
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Sun 01/04/2018 8.0 +0.7 26.0 +6.4 0.0  
Mon 02/04/2018 9.0 +1.7 21.2 +1.6 1.0  
Tue 03/04/2018 10.0 +2.7 22.3 +2.7 0.0  
Wed 04/04/2018 9.0 +1.7 27.0 +7.4 0.0  
Thu 05/04/2018 8.2 +0.9 21.8 +2.2 0.0  
Fri 06/04/2018 10.6 +3.3 22.0 +2.4 0.0  
Sat 07/04/2018 3.2 -4.1 26.2 +6.6 0.0  
Sun 08/04/2018 11.0 +3.7 30.6 +11.0 0.0  
Mon 09/04/2018 11.2 +3.9 29.1 +9.5 0.0  
Tue 10/04/2018 17.3 +10.0 30.2 +10.6 0.0  
Wed 11/04/2018 13.2 +5.9 32.5 +12.9 0.0  
Thu 12/04/2018 19.1 +11.8 28.0 +8.4 0.0  
Fri 13/04/2018 6.1 -1.2 26.0 +6.4 0.0  
Sat 14/04/2018 6.3 -1.0 15.0 -4.6 1.4  
Sun 15/04/2018 6.0 -1.3 17.8 -1.8 12.6  
Mon 16/04/2018 11.6 +4.3 19.8 +0.2 0.0  
Tue 17/04/2018 6.7 -0.6 17.0 -2.6 0.0  
Wed 18/04/2018 0.0 -7.3 21.8 +2.2 0.0  
Thu 19/04/2018 4.7 -2.6 24.5 +4.9 0.0  
Fri 20/04/2018 3.6 -3.7 27.3 +7.7 0.0  
Sat 21/04/2018 5.4 -1.9 24.0 +4.4 0.0  
Sun 22/04/2018 8.1 +0.8 25.2 +5.6 0.0  
Mon 23/04/2018 4.9 -2.4 28.6 +9.0 0.0  
Tue 24/04/2018 12.4 +5.1 23 +3 0.0  
 
April 2018 Average 8.6 +1.3 47 24.5 +4.9    
Apr 1970-2017 Average 7.3   19.6      
Apr 1970-2017 Highest 20.0 6th 1987 33.5 1st 2014    
Apr 1970-2017 Lowest -5.7 26th 1981 9.6 26th 1982    
 
April 2018 Total         15.0 3 day(s)
Apr 1970-2017 Average Total         42.0 10.6 day(s)
Apr 1970-2017 Wettest Total         110.0 1974
Apr 1970-2017 Wettest 24hr Total         58.4 23rd 1980
Apr 1970-2017 Driest Total         3.6 1999
 
Jan-Apr 2018 Total         62.2 17 day(s)
Jan-Apr 1970-2017 Average Total         143.9 31.3 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.

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