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Minnipa Rainfall Reports

August 2015
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Sat 01/08/2015 1.6 24
Sun 02/08/2015 5.6 -
August 2015 Total 7.2 2 day(s)
August 1996-2014 Average Total 37.6 15.1 day(s)
August 1996-2014 Wettest Total 70.8 1996
August 1996-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 26.0 20th 1998
August 1996-2014 Driest Total 2.8 2006
Jan-Aug 2015 Total 150.6 69 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1996-2014 Average Total 213.3 74.2 day(s)
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
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

West Coast, South Australia
32.8427°S 135.1515°E 165m AMSL
Commenced 1996
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Rain and thunderstorms saturate southern NSW

12:27 EST

Areas of rain rolled across southern New South Wales yesterday and into early this morning, bringing some of the best August rainfall in several years for some places.

Tsunamis in Australia?

15:37 EST

With another earthquake of 5.7 magnitude being recorded today near off the southern Queensland coast, meteorologists and oceanographers are keeping a wary eye on the potential for tsunamis.

Hobart hopes for snow on Monday.

11:43 EST

A series of strong cold fronts which are moving in quick succession over southeastern parts of Australia threaten to bring low level snow over the coming days to parts of Tasmania.