Lightning Ridge Daily Summaries

February 2020
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Sat 01/02/2020 30.2 +8.5 41.4 +6.6 0.0  
Sun 02/02/2020 29.9 +8.2 42.0 +7.2 0.0  
Mon 03/02/2020 28.7 +7.0 41.8 +7.0 0.0  
Tue 04/02/2020 22.7 +1.0 37.2 +2.4 0.0  
Wed 05/02/2020 20.5 -1.2 22.8 -12.0 0.8  
Thu 06/02/2020 19.7 -2.0 22.2 -12.6 8.0  
Fri 07/02/2020 18.5 -3.2 27.8 -7.0 57.8  
Sat 08/02/2020 20.7 -1.0 27.2 -7.6 9.2  
Sun 09/02/2020 20.8 -0.9 30.5 -4.3 3.8  
Mon 10/02/2020 18.3 -3.4 30.0 -4.8 19.6  
Tue 11/02/2020 19.4 -2.3 33.0 -1.8 0.4  
Wed 12/02/2020 22.2 +0.5 31.0 -3.8 0.0  
Thu 13/02/2020 22.1 +0.4 31.8 -3.0 0.4  
Fri 14/02/2020 22.3 +0.6 33.2 -1.6 0.8  
Sat 15/02/2020 21.8 +0.1 36.8 +2.0 0.0  
Sun 16/02/2020 26.1 +4.4 39.5 +4.7 0.0  
Mon 17/02/2020 27.5 +5.8 39.0 +4.2 0.0  
Tue 18/02/2020 22.6 +0.9 38.0 +3.2 10.8  
Wed 19/02/2020 23.5 +1.8 31.7 -3.1 0.0  
Thu 20/02/2020 17.4 -4.3 - - 0.0  
 
February 2020 Average 22.7 +1.0 33.5 -1.3    
Feb 1998-2017 Average 21.7   34.8      
Feb 1998-2017 Highest 31.0 15th 2014 47.2 12th 2017    
Feb 1998-2017 Lowest 10.3 3rd 2005 21.6 25th 2002    
 
February 2020 Total         111.6 10 day(s)
Feb 1998-2017 Average Total         41.9 4.7 day(s)
Feb 1998-2017 Wettest Total         141.0 2009
Feb 1998-2017 Wettest 24hr Total         60.6 14th 2009
Feb 1998-2017 Driest Total         0.0 2016
 
Jan-Feb 2020 Total         135.3 14 day(s)
Jan-Feb 1998-2017 Average Total         92.5 10.5 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

LIGHTNING RIDGE VISITOR INFORMATION CENT
Upper Western, New South Wales ACT
29.4310°S 147.9722°E 154m AMSL
Commenced 1997
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