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Cape Wessel 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 22.5 - 29.3 - 0.4  
Sun 02/08/2015 23.0 - 30 - 0.2  
 
August 2015 Average 22.8   29.6      
 
August 2015 Total         0.6 2 day(s)
Aug 1987-2005 Average Total         8.8 4.4 day(s)
Aug 1987-2005 Wettest Total         26.0 2004
Aug 1987-2005 Wettest 24hr Total         20.0 14th 2004
Aug 1987-2005 Driest Total         0.0 1990
 
Jan-Aug 2015 Total         1352.6 107 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1974-2006 Average Total         980.5 80.6 day(s)
 
Highlights the coolest minimum or maximum temperature during the period.
 
Highlights the warmest minimum or maximum temperature during the period.
 
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
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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

CAPE WESSEL
Arnhem, Northern Territory
11.0047°S 136.7586°E 18m AMSL
Commenced 1968
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