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Hawker Daily Summaries

August 2015
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Sat 01/08/2015 11.5 +7.3 23.0 +5.2 0.0  
Sun 02/08/2015 5.5 +1.3 14.3 -3.5 0.0  
Mon 03/08/2015 5.0 +0.8 - - 1.0  
August 2015 Average 36 7.3 +3.1 18.6 +0.8    
Aug 1967-2014 Average 4.2   17.8      
Aug 1967-2014 Highest 17.3 11th 1977 30.0 30th 2007    
Aug 1967-2014 Lowest -5.5 5th 2014 9.2 2nd 1975    
August 2015 Total         1.0 1 day(s)
Aug 1884-2014 Average Total         28.1 6.5 day(s)
Aug 1884-2014 Wettest Total         119.7 1886
Aug 1884-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         45.7 27th 1973
Aug 1884-2014 Driest Total         0.0 1914
Jan-Aug 2015 Total         213.0 38 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1882-2014 Average Total         194.8 36.5 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

Flinders, South Australia
31.8846°S 138.4350°E 315m AMSL
Commenced 1882
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Weather News

Rescue effort to reach couple trapped overnight in snowy central Tasmania, more snowfalls expected

17:15 EST

The crew of a rescue helicopter has found a couple trapped in a car by heavy snow in Tasmania's Mount Field National Park.

Farmers across Tasmania wake up to pastures and vegetable paddocks covered in snow

15:50 EST

Rare snowfalls have blanketed the most unlikely parts of Tasmania, with farmers along the north-west coast waking up to white paddocks.

Grantham flood inquiry: Quarry worker denies waste used to build embankment walls

15:42 EST

A former employee at the Grantham quarry has told the Queensland Floods Commission of Inquiry that quarry waste was not used to build embankment walls around the site.