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Victoria River Downs Daily Summaries

August 2018
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Wed 01/08/2018 15.3 +2.2 33.1 +1.2 0.0  
Thu 02/08/2018 10.1 -3.0 33.9 +2.0 0.0  
Fri 03/08/2018 19.5 +6.4 28.3 -3.6 0.0  
Sat 04/08/2018 12.2 -0.9 32.7 +0.8 0.0  
Sun 05/08/2018 13.7 +0.6 34.1 +2.2 0.0  
Mon 06/08/2018 13.3 +0.2 28.9 -3.0 0.0  
Tue 07/08/2018 11.3 -1.8 30.1 -1.8 0.0  
Wed 08/08/2018 6.3 -6.8 30.2 -1.7 0.0  
Thu 09/08/2018 5.4 -7.7 30.9 -1.0 0.0  
Fri 10/08/2018 5.5 -7.6 33.3 +1.4 0.0  
Sat 11/08/2018 6.9 -6.2 31.2 -0.7 0.0  
Sun 12/08/2018 11.7 -1.4 27.0 -4.9 0.0  
Mon 13/08/2018 6.6 -6.5 26.5 -5.4 0.0  
Tue 14/08/2018 3.7 -9.4 28.3 -3.6 0.0  
Wed 15/08/2018 5.1 -8.0 31.1 -0.8 0.0  
Thu 16/08/2018 9.0 -4.1 31 -1 0.0  
 
August 2018 Average 9.7 -3.4 30.7 -1.2    
Aug 1965-2016 Average 13.1   31.9      
Aug 1965-2016 Highest 24.7 26th 1986 39.2 28th 1970    
Aug 1965-2016 Lowest 2.7 9th 1995 21.9 1st 1990    
 
August 2018 Total         0.0 0 day(s)
Aug 1886-2016 Average Total         1.0 0.1 day(s)
Aug 1886-2016 Wettest Total         42.7 1893
Aug 1886-2016 Wettest 24hr Total         42.2 17th 1893
Aug 1886-2016 Driest Total         0.0 1886
 
Jan-Aug 2018 Total         535.8 30 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1886-2017 Average Total         459.9 34.1 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

VICTORIA RIVER DOWNS
Victoria River, Northern Territory
16.4030°S 131.0145°E 89m AMSL
Commenced 1885
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Victoria bracing for worst fire season in a decade

19:15 EST

Record-breaking low rainfall in parts of Victoria is forcing the Country Fire Authority (CFA) to bring forward the start of its bushfire season.

Bumper ski season keeps on keeping on

17:14 EST

A cold front delivered more healthy snowfalls over the last couple of days, adding to the already above average snowpack, with more snow on the way.

Broken Hill plagued by emus as they head into town in search of food, water

16:34 EST

Mobs of emus have taken over the small mining town of Broken Hill in far west New South Wales, running laps of the main street, eating gardens and gate crashing football matches.