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Papunya 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
August 2017 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 2017 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 2017 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

Ski resorts recovering nicely after early-week snow loss

13:58 EST

Australia's ski resorts will be looking good this weekend despite heavy rain eroding the natural snow base earlier in the week.

The future of snow: why machines will have a bigger role to play

12:47 EST

While a fresh blast of snow blanketed Australia's alpine resorts over the weekend, the season started with much less promise.

How do we keep track of record snowfalls in Australia? It all happens at remote Spencers Creek

12:40 EST

Snow depth measurements taken at a remote location in the Kosciuszko National Park have kept track of the Australian snow seasons and charted record-breaking snowfalls for more than six decades.