Perth shivers through coldest March nights in 41 years
April 1, 2009
Residents of Perth have just shivered through their coldest March nights in 41 years, according to weatherzone.com.au.
The city had an average minimum of 15 degrees, below the long term normal of 17. This made it the coldest March in terms of overnight temperatures since 1968 and the fifth coldest March in terms of overnight temperatures on record. In fact, on the morning of the 3rd, the mercury plunged to just eight degrees, making it the coldest March night in two years.