Scotts Peak Dam Daily Summaries

December 2020
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Tue 01/12/2020 10.3 +2.3 20.2 +1.4 0.0  
Wed 02/12/2020 4.0 -4.0 12.6 -6.2 25.2  
Thu 03/12/2020 6.9 -1.1 14.7 -4.1 1.4  
Fri 04/12/2020 7.9 -0.1 16.0 -2.8 6.4  
Sat 05/12/2020 7.1 -0.9 15.5 -3.3 0.6  
 
December 2020 Average 7.2 -0.8 15.8 -3.0    
Dec 1998-2016 Average 8.0   18.8      
Dec 1998-2016 Highest 18.3 20th 2015 36.3 31st 2007    
Dec 1998-2016 Lowest 1.5 27th 2010 8.0 5th 2002    
 
December 2020 Total         18 33.6 4 day(s)
Dec 1998-2016 Average Total         148.6 20.6 day(s)
Dec 1998-2016 Wettest Total         269.4 2005
Dec 1998-2016 Wettest 24hr Total         53.0 6th 2002
Dec 1998-2016 Driest Total         95.8 2011
 
Jan-Dec 2020 Total         1814.8 262 day(s)
Jan-Dec 1998-2017 Average Total         1869.7 262.9 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

SCOTTS PEAK DAM
West Sth Coast, Tasmania
43.0425°S 146.2722°E 408m AMSL
Commenced 1992
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Weather News

La Nina making its presence felt

13:19 EDT

The southeast of the country is today witnessing what a La Niña summer looks like, with widespread storms, showers and strong winds forecast from South Australia across to Victoria and New South Wales.  A vigorous trough is crossing the southeast, currently situated near the Victorian-South Australian border, and brought wind gusts close to 100km/h about elevated areas this morning.

Tropical activity ramping up in the northwest

11:24 EDT

Australia's northwest could be in for severe weather next week, with the possibility of the first tropical cyclone of the season forming over Australian waters.