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Katanning Daily Summaries

June 2018
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
June 2018 Average -   -      
Jun 1907-2012 Average 6.5   15.5      
Jun 1907-2012 Highest 15.1 3rd 1914 24.1 10th 1940    
Jun 1907-2012 Lowest -3.0 17th 2006 6.6 29th 1920    
June 2018 Total         - 0 day(s)
Jun 1907-2012 Average Total         77.9 16.5 day(s)
Jun 1907-2012 Wettest Total         214.4 1945
Jun 1907-2012 Wettest 24hr Total         70.1 10th 1945
Jun 1907-2012 Driest Total         18.2 2006
Jan-Jun 2018 Total         - 0 day(s)
Jan-Jun 1891-2012 Average Total         223.1 47.8 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

Great Southern, Western Australia
33.6886°S 117.5553°E 310m AMSL
Commenced 1891 / Closed 2012
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Weather News

Could Ord Valley hay be the solution to feed shortages in drought-stricken SE Australia?

06:21 EST

Could fodder grown in Western Australia's remote Ord River Irrigation Scheme be the solution to the feed shortage on drought-stricken farmland in South Eastern Australia? The sub-tropical climate and access to irrigation allows farmers in the Ord to produce significant tonnages of Rhodes Grass hay for the local cattle industry, yields up to 30 tonnes per hectare a year.

Unlikely snow events in Australia

16:23 EST

It seems that every year, and especially around the first decent snowfall of the season, we always get asked where abouts it will snow.

Sunny skies but biting cold for Sydney

13:39 EST

Skies have been sunny across Sydney over the weekend, but a biting wind from a cold airmass over southeastern parts of the country is making it feel significantly colder than the mercury would suggest.