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Meningie 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 8.8 +1.6 17.5 +1.4 2.8  
Thu 02/08/2018 7.2 +0.0 20.0 +3.9 0.0  
Fri 03/08/2018 9.0 +1.8 15.0 -1.1 7.0  
Sat 04/08/2018 8.0 +0.8 16.8 +0.7 0.8  
Sun 05/08/2018 10.2 +3.0 16.5 +0.4 0.2  
Mon 06/08/2018 6.8 -0.4 13.8 -2.3 12.6  
Tue 07/08/2018 7.8 +0.6 14.0 -2.1 3.0  
Wed 08/08/2018 10.8 +3.6 - - 0.4  
Thu 09/08/2018 - - 17.5 +1.4 0.0  
Fri 10/08/2018 9.4 +2.2 18.0 +1.9 0.0  
Sat 11/08/2018 8.5 +1.3 - - 13.4  
Sun 12/08/2018 - - 14.6 -1.5 -  
Mon 13/08/2018 5.6 -1.6 16.2 +0.1 7.6  
Tue 14/08/2018 6.9 -0.3 17.6 +1.5 0.2  
Wed 15/08/2018 11.7 +4.5 16.8 +0.7 0.0  
Thu 16/08/2018 8.9 +1.7 15.0 -1.1 4.0  
Fri 17/08/2018 7.0 -0.2 16.3 +0.2 0.6  
Sat 18/08/2018 8.4 +1.2 - - 6.2  
Sun 19/08/2018 - - 13.2 -2.9 -  
Mon 20/08/2018 9.1 +1.9 13 -3 1.8  
Tue 21/08/2018 9 +2 - - 0.2  
 
August 2018 Average 8.5 +1.3 16.0 -0.1    
Aug 1967-2016 Average 7.2   16.1      
Aug 1967-2016 Highest 14.1 16th 2001 25.5 10th 1970    
Aug 1967-2016 Lowest -0.9 1st 1997 9.4 5th 1974    
 
August 2018 Total         60.8 15 day(s)
Aug 1884-2016 Average Total         53.5 14.6 day(s)
Aug 1884-2016 Wettest Total         110.0 2010
Aug 1884-2016 Wettest 24hr Total         39.4 11th 1966
Aug 1884-2016 Driest Total         4.5 1944
 
Jan-Aug 2018 Total         250.3 86 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1865-2017 Average Total         312.8 80.6 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

MENINGIE
Upper South East, South Australia
35.6902°S 139.3375°E 3m AMSL
Commenced 1864
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