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Coconut Island 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 22.9 -0.7 31.1 +1.2 0.0  
Sun 02/08/2015 22.8 -0.8 31 +1 2.0  
August 2015 Average 22.8 -0.8 31.0 +1.1    
Aug 1997-2014 Average 23.6   29.9      
Aug 1997-2014 Highest 25.9 19th 2010 34.0 10th 2010    
Aug 1997-2014 Lowest 19.0 14th 2004 26.0 22nd 1997    
August 2015 Total         2.0 1 day(s)
Aug 1997-2014 Average Total         10.4 6.9 day(s)
Aug 1997-2014 Wettest Total         42.2 2010
Aug 1997-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         9.8 25th 2010
Aug 1997-2014 Driest Total         0.0 1998
Jan-Aug 2015 Total         1381.8 92 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1996-2014 Average Total         1232.9 113.2 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.
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

Peninsula, Queensland
10.0511°S 143.0686°E 4m AMSL
Commenced 1987
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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.