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Papunya Daily Summaries

August 2016
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
August 2016 Average -   -      
Aug 2002-2014 Average 8.1   25.3      
Aug 2002-2014 Highest 18.5 25th 2009 35.5 23rd 2009    
Aug 2002-2014 Lowest -0.5 9th 2005 13.4 25th 2010    
August 2016 Total         - 0 day(s)
Aug 1958-2014 Average Total         6.0 1.2 day(s)
Aug 1958-2014 Wettest Total         54.1 1973
Aug 1958-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         22.9 5th 1966
Aug 1958-2014 Driest Total         0.0 1958
Jan-Aug 2016 Total         - 0 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1958-2014 Average Total         203.2 20.4 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

Alice Springs, Northern Territory
23.2044°S 131.9156°E 608m AMSL
Commenced 1957
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Weather News

Spring hayfever season to be worst in years due to winter rain, experts say

13:50 EST

A wet winter is set to give way to a sneezy spring in south-eastern Australia, with this hayfever season predicted to be the worst in years.

NT weather: Spectacular photos capture thick fog blanketing Alice Springs

12:46 EST

Residents of Alice Springs have woken to thick fog blanketing the streets and cloaking the East MacDonnell Ranges.

Spring soaking to follow wet winter

12:43 EST

An impending rain event scheduled for the opening days of spring continues the pattern of wet weather which has gripped eastern Australia during winter.