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Mount Lofty 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 5.4 +0.3 6.7 -3.2 23.4  
Sun 02/08/2015 3.2 -1.9 7 -3 8.0  
 
August 2015 Average 4.3 -0.8 23 6.8 -3.1    
Aug 1990-2014 Average 5.1   9.9      
Aug 1990-2014 Highest 15.0 20th 1995 24.0 12th 1996    
Aug 1990-2014 Lowest -0.5 18th 1996 3.4 10th 2003    
 
August 2015 Total         31.4 2 day(s)
Aug 2009-2014 Average Total         134.1 21.7 day(s)
Aug 2009-2014 Wettest Total         232.4 2010
Aug 2009-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         40.4 15th 2010
Aug 2009-2014 Driest Total         36.0 2014
 
Jan-Aug 2015 Total         629.8 112 day(s)
Jan-Aug 2004-2014 Average Total         756.4 118.2 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.
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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.

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MOUNT LOFTY
Mount Lofty Ranges, South Australia
34.9784°S 138.7088°E 685m AMSL
Commenced 1985
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