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Port Pirie 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
August 2015 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 2015 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 2015 Total         - 0 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1878-2012 Average Total         231.0 53.6 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.
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

I thought it was supposed to be winter?

16:29 EST

Spring-like temperatures are bathing central and northern parts of New South Wales today, with some places experiencing record temperatures for this time of the year.

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.