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Port Pirie 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 1957-2012 Average 8.4   18.0      
Aug 1957-2012 Highest 18.4 30th 1993 30.0 28th 1977    
Aug 1957-2012 Lowest 0.6 4th 1966 11.3 15th 1972    
August 2017 Total         - 0 day(s)
Aug 1885-2012 Average Total         35.6 10.5 day(s)
Aug 1885-2012 Wettest Total         79.0 1937
Aug 1885-2012 Wettest 24hr Total         37.8 22nd 1908
Aug 1885-2012 Driest Total         0.9 2006
Jan-Aug 2017 Total         - 0 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1878-2012 Average Total         231.0 53.6 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

Mid North, South Australia
33.1708°S 138.0104°E 2m AMSL
Commenced 1877 / Closed 2012
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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.