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Salmon Gums Daily Summaries

August 2015
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Sat 01/08/2015 9.2 +4.5 12.5 -4.9 28.2  
Sun 02/08/2015 7.4 +2.7 14.1 -3.3 0.0  
Mon 03/08/2015 2.0 -2.7 15 -2 0.4  
August 2015 Average 6.2 +1.5 73 13.9 -3.5    
Aug 1933-2014 Average 4.7   17.4      
Aug 1933-2014 Highest 18.3 4th 1947 32.0 30th 2006    
Aug 1933-2014 Lowest -6.1 15th 1970 8.3 30th 1946    
August 2015 Total         28.6 2 day(s)
Aug 1933-2014 Average Total         31.9 11.7 day(s)
Aug 1933-2014 Wettest Total         67.5 1967
Aug 1933-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         31.2 17th 1967
Aug 1933-2014 Driest Total         6.0 1952
Jan-Aug 2015 Total         228.0 73 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1932-2014 Average Total         243.3 65.4 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

Southern Coastal, Western Australia
32.9869°S 121.6239°E 249m AMSL
Commenced 1932
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Weather News

Tasmanian snow: Two men rescued from snowbound car in central Tasmania; more snowfalls expected

20:13 EST

Two men stranded with their car in deep snow at Mount Field, about 75 kilometres north-west of Hobart, for nearly 24 hours have been rescued.

Farmers across Tasmania wake up to pastures and vegetable paddocks covered in snow

15:50 EST

Rare snowfalls have blanketed the most unlikely parts of Tasmania, with farmers along the north-west coast waking up to white paddocks.

Grantham flood inquiry: Quarry worker denies waste used to build embankment walls

15:42 EST

A former employee at the Grantham quarry has told the Queensland Floods Commission of Inquiry that quarry waste was not used to build embankment walls around the site.