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Maitland 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 9.4 +2.1 11.0 -4.5 20.2  
Sun 02/08/2015 6.2 -1.1 - - 7.4  
August 2015 Average 7.8 +0.5 33 11.0 -4.5    
Aug 1957-2014 Average 7.3   15.5      
Aug 1957-2014 Highest 14.2 28th 2005 28.0 30th 2007    
Aug 1957-2014 Lowest 1.1 8th 1963 7.8 11th 1960    
August 2015 Total         27.6 2 day(s)
Aug 1884-2014 Average Total         60.4 14.6 day(s)
Aug 1884-2014 Wettest Total         176.2 1909
Aug 1884-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         37.8 15th 1958
Aug 1884-2014 Driest Total         3.3 1914
Jan-Aug 2015 Total         265.5 68 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1879-2014 Average Total         361.9 76.8 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

Yorke Peninsula, South Australia
34.3745°S 137.6733°E 185m AMSL
Commenced 1879
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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.