steve99 Posted January 17, 2019 Report Share Posted January 17, 2019 January 17th 2019 Heatwave Summary Thursday, January 17th 2019 Heatwave Summary Another day of ridiculous heat has come to a close across large parts of Inland Australia. Today was largely dominated by Northern and North East SA, South West QLD and a huge chunk of Inland NSW. Another 2 locations have tipped the 48ºc mark – both new locations for this heatwave. 14 locations have hit 47ºc today, 24 above 46ºc and 35 above 45ºc. Another new all-time record has been hit as well, bringing that total up to double digits for this event. Top temps: Tibooburra (NSW) 48.2ºc – 0.2ºc shy of the all-time record Noona (NSW) 48.1ºc – Hottest day recorded (short records) Smithville (NSW) 47.8ºc Wilcannia (NSW) 47.8ºc Marree (SA) 47.6ºc Delta (NSW) 47.5ºc Oodnadatta (SA) 47.5ºc Bourke (NSW) 47.4ºc – Hottest day in 5 years Ivanhoe (NSW) 47.4ºc – 0.6ºc shy of the January record Ballera (QLD) 47.3ºc Cobar Airport (NSW) 47.2ºc – New January record / 0.1ºc shy of the all-time record Moomba (SA) 47.1ºc Borrona Downs (NSW) 47.0ºc White Cliffs (NSW) 47.0ºc Roxby Downs (SA) 46.9ºc Cobar (NSW) 46.8ºc Mount Hope (NSW) 46.8ºc Condoblin (NSW) 46.7ºc – New all-time record Fowlers Gap (NSW) 46.6ºc – 0.2ºc shy of the all-time record Birdsville (QLD) 46.4ºc Coober Pedy (SA) 46.4ºc West Wyalong (NSW) 46.3ºc Woomera (SA) 46.3ºc Port Augusta (SA) 46.2ºc Girilambone (NSW) 45.8ºc Mulurulu (NSW) 45.8ºc Leigh Creek (SA) 45.7ºc Kapooka 45.5ºc Brewon (NSW) 45.4ºc Forbes (NSW) 45.4ºc Griffith (NSW) 45.4ºc Narrandera (NSW) 45.4ºc Yulara (NT) 45.4ºc Yanco (NSW) 45.3ºc – 0.3ºc shy of the January record set yesterday Wagga Wagga (NSW) 45.2ºc Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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