Maitland Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|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)|
Yorke Peninsula, South Australia
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.
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.
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.