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Adelaide Daily Summaries

August 2018
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Wed 01/08/2018 9.5 +1.3 16.8 +0.1 2.2  
Thu 02/08/2018 9.5 +1.3 22.6 +5.9 0.0  
Fri 03/08/2018 8.9 +0.7 14.4 -2.3 22.0  
Sat 04/08/2018 9.2 +1.0 18.1 +1.4 1.6  
Sun 05/08/2018 12.6 +4.4 16.1 -0.6 0.0  
Mon 06/08/2018 7.7 -0.5 13.2 -3.5 15.8  
Tue 07/08/2018 6.9 -1.3 13.8 -2.9 9.8  
Wed 08/08/2018 9.1 +0.9 15.9 -0.8 3.4  
Thu 09/08/2018 10.0 +1.8 19.8 +3.1 0.4  
Fri 10/08/2018 13.6 +5.4 18.0 +1.3 0.0  
Sat 11/08/2018 7.1 -1.1 12.4 -4.3 7.6  
Sun 12/08/2018 6.6 -1.6 15.5 -1.2 2.8  
Mon 13/08/2018 9.8 +1.6 15.2 -1.5 1.8  
Tue 14/08/2018 7.3 -0.9 18.7 +2.0 0.0  
Wed 15/08/2018 12.4 +4.2 17.4 +0.7 0.0  
Thu 16/08/2018 6.7 -1.5 15.5 -1.2 2.4  
Fri 17/08/2018 7.1 -1.1 17 +0 0.2  
 
August 2018 Average 9.1 +0.9 16.5 -0.2    
Aug 1977-2016 Average 8.2   16.7      
Aug 1977-2016 Highest 18.4 30th 1993 30.4 30th 2007    
Aug 1977-2016 Lowest 0.9 4th 2014 10.4 31st 1977    
 
August 2018 Total         70.0 12 day(s)
Aug 1977-2016 Average Total         68.2 16.0 day(s)
Aug 1977-2016 Wettest Total         129.0 1992
Aug 1977-2016 Wettest 24hr Total         43.2 30th 1992
Aug 1977-2016 Driest Total         11.4 2006
 
Jan-Aug 2018 Total         301.2 78 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1977-2017 Average Total         391.0 81.4 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

ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN)
Adelaide, South Australia
34.9211°S 138.6216°E 48m AMSL
Commenced 1977
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WA convoy delivers much-needed hay to drought-stricken NSW farmers

17:14 EST

A convoy of trucks has rolled into the regional NSW town of Condobolin to deliver hay to more than 200 drought-affected farmers.

Chilly morning to come for southwest WA

16:27 EST

Cold air in the wake of a front will lead to rapid cooling tonight across the southwest of the state.

Broken Hill plagued by emus as they head into town in search of food, water

13:57 EST

Mobs of emus have taken over the small mining town of Broken Hill in far west New South Wales, running laps of the main street, eating gardens and gate crashing football matches.