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Horn 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 22.7 -0.3 29 +0 0.0  
August 2015 Average 22.7 -0.3 29.0 -0.1    
Aug 1995-2014 Average 23.0   29.1      
Aug 1995-2014 Highest 26.8 19th 2010 31.7 29th 2010    
Aug 1995-2014 Lowest 15.3 14th 2004 26.7 10th 1995    
August 2015 Total         0.0 0 day(s)
Aug 1995-2014 Average Total         5.3 5.1 day(s)
Aug 1995-2014 Wettest Total         19.8 2010
Aug 1995-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         7.6 31st 2010
Aug 1995-2014 Driest Total         0.0 2004
Jan-Aug 2015 Total         1597.8 95 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1995-2014 Average Total         1643.6 113.6 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
10.5844°S 142.2900°E 4m AMSL
Commenced 1995
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