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Maatsuyker Is 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 13.3 +3.6 13.4 -2.3 2.0  
Sat 02/12/2017 10.1 +0.4 12.4 -3.3 11.4  
Sun 03/12/2017 10.2 +0.5 11.8 -3.9 0.0  
Mon 04/12/2017 9.7 +0.0 14.4 -1.3 0.2  
Tue 05/12/2017 9.1 -0.6 16 +0 0.0  
Wed 06/12/2017 11.6 +1.9 16.7 +1.0 0.0  
Thu 07/12/2017 11.6 +1.9 14.8 -0.9 0.0  
Fri 08/12/2017 8.6 -1.1 13.4 -2.3 11.6  
Sat 09/12/2017 7.9 -1.8 14.0 -1.7 8.4  
Sun 10/12/2017 10.3 +0.6 14.2 -1.5 0.2  
Mon 11/12/2017 11.9 +2.2 13.0 -2.7 3.0  
Tue 12/12/2017 11.5 +1.8 18.8 +3.1 1.8  
Wed 13/12/2017 12.4 +2.7 23.8 +8.1 0.0  
Thu 14/12/2017 12.8 +3.1 15 -1 0.6  
Fri 15/12/2017 11 +1 15 -1 0.6  
Sat 16/12/2017 12 +2 - - 0.2  
 
December 2017 Average 10.9 +1.2 15.1 -0.6    
Dec 1957-2016 Average 9.7   15.7      
Dec 1957-2016 Highest 20.0 22nd 1965 32.1 22nd 1976    
Dec 1957-2016 Lowest 3.2 25th 1990 8.9 6th 1969    
 
December 2017 Total         40.0 11 day(s)
Dec 1891-2016 Average Total         91.5 19.4 day(s)
Dec 1891-2016 Wettest Total         314.9 1911
Dec 1891-2016 Wettest 24hr Total         102.4 23rd 1911
Dec 1891-2016 Driest Total         12.2 1897
 
Jan-Dec 2017 Total         996.2 250 day(s)
Jan-Dec 1891-2017 Average Total         1233.2 251.6 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

MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE
West & Sth Coast, Tasmania
43.6578°S 146.2711°E 147m AMSL
Commenced 1891
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'Simple' calculations predicted floodwaters in 2011, residents near Wivenhoe Dam say

09:20 EDT

Two days before floodwaters threatened the Ipswich region, west of Brisbane, in January 2011, Darren and Brad Zanow knew they had to move their belongings to higher ground.

Second surge of heat could challenge records

10:33 EDT

Another round of intense heat is about to sweep across southern and eastern Australia, challenging December heat records for the second time in a week.

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.