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McArthur River Daily Summaries

August 2017
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Tue 01/08/2017 15 +2 33 +1 0.0  
Wed 02/08/2017 18 +5 33.1 +1.0 0.0  
Thu 03/08/2017 16.0 +2.6 32.0 -0.1 0.0  
Fri 04/08/2017 14.0 +0.6 32.2 +0.1 0.0  
Sat 05/08/2017 14.1 +0.7 32.5 +0.4 0.0  
Sun 06/08/2017 14.2 +0.8 34.0 +1.9 0.0  
Mon 07/08/2017 11.7 -1.7 33.5 +1.4 0.0  
Tue 08/08/2017 9.3 -4.1 32.6 +0.5 0.0  
Wed 09/08/2017 7.8 -5.6 32.9 +0.8 0.0  
Thu 10/08/2017 15.4 +2.0 34.3 +2.2 0.0  
Fri 11/08/2017 18.7 +5.3 34.5 +2.4 0.0  
Sat 12/08/2017 17.5 +4.1 34.2 +2.1 0.0  
Sun 13/08/2017 14.7 +1.3 35.1 +3.0 0.0  
Mon 14/08/2017 17.2 +3.8 35.4 +3.3 0.0  
Tue 15/08/2017 17.4 +4.0 35.4 +3.3 0.0  
Wed 16/08/2017 15.6 +2.2 35.7 +3.6 0.0  
Thu 17/08/2017 19.2 +5.8 37.1 +5.0 0.0  
Fri 18/08/2017 18.4 +5.0 37.4 +5.3 0.0  
Sat 19/08/2017 - - 37.6 +5.5 -  
Sun 20/08/2017 14.3 +0.9 34.9 +2.8 0.0  
Mon 21/08/2017 10.4 -3.0 - - 0.0  
Tue 22/08/2017 - - 36 +4 -  
 
August 2017 Average 14.9 +1.5 35 34.4 +2.3    
Aug 1969-2016 Average 13.4   32.1      
Aug 1969-2016 Highest 23.7 27th 2008 37.9 30th 2009    
Aug 1969-2016 Lowest 2.7 2nd 1977 20.0 17th 2007    
 
August 2017 Total         0.0 0 day(s)
Aug 1968-2016 Average Total         0.4 0.3 day(s)
Aug 1968-2016 Wettest Total         12.6 2007
Aug 1968-2016 Wettest 24hr Total         11.6 17th 2007
Aug 1968-2016 Driest Total         0.0 1968
 
Jan-Aug 2017 Total         843.0 49 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1968-2017 Average Total         589.1 43.6 day(s)
 
Highlights the coolest minimum or maximum temperature during the period.
 
Highlights the warmest minimum or maximum temperature during the period.
 
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
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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

MCARTHUR RIVER MINE AIRPORT
Roper-McArthur, Northern Territory
16.4423°S 136.0760°E 40m AMSL
Commenced 1968
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Weather News

Hobart longing for rain

16:27 EST

Hobart could be having its first wetter than average month since January tomorrow.

Has the 2017 snow season peaked?

13:30 EST

The current natural snow depth in the alps may be the best we see for the 2017 season.

NT's 2017 dry season disappearing fast, weather changes 'in line with global warming signals', BOM says

17:05 EST

The heart of the Northern Territory's dry season is probably over, with some towns experiencing record temperatures and averages well above normal on the weekend, a weather forecaster says.