Horn Island Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|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)|
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.
A series of strong cold fronts which are moving in quick succession over southeastern parts of Australia threaten to bring low level snow over the coming days to parts of Tasmania.
Adelaide has recorded its chilliest July in close to 20 years, with both maximum and minimum temperatures colder than average.