Fairfax Media Network

Scherger RAAF Daily Summaries

August 2015
icon icon icon icon
Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Sat 01/08/2015 19 +0 - - 0.0  
August 2015 Average 19.0 -0.2 -      
Aug 2006-2011 Average 19.2   32.4      
Aug 2006-2011 Highest 25.1 19th 2010 36.2 26th 2010    
Aug 2006-2011 Lowest 13.7 6th 2006 27.6 9th 2008    
August 2015 Total         0.0 0 day(s)
Aug 2006-2011 Average Total         10.5 2.0 day(s)
Aug 2006-2011 Wettest Total         42.2 2010
Aug 2006-2011 Wettest 24hr Total         42.2 31st 2010
Aug 2006-2011 Driest Total         0.0 2009
Jan-Aug 2015 Total         1427.0 81 day(s)
Jan-Aug 2006-2012 Average Total         1525.0 92.0 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
12.6167°S 142.0869°E 39m AMSL
Commenced 2005
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

July wrap up around the grounds

16:19 EST

The month of July was quite dynamic across the nation, with some particularly strong cold fronts which delivered low level snow as far north as the Border Ranges, and spells of prolonged dry and warm conditions, particularly along the east coast.

Widespread rain to quench thirsty West Australian crops

16:02 EST

Widespread, drenching rain across many parts of Western Australia's agricultural region, brings a smile to the faces of local farmers.

The Photo Fence: Artists capture Darwin homeowners' love affair with high fences

15:20 EST

Some encase Darwin's homes in a gnarled mesh vestige while others stand like spiked watchmen separating the street from those living inside.