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Lockhart River Ap 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 20.8 +1.5 25.5 -2.2 3.0  
Sun 02/08/2015 21.3 +2.0 27.5 -0.2 1.4  
Mon 03/08/2015 19.3 +0.0 27.5 -0.2 0.2  
Tue 04/08/2015 16.0 -3.3 27 -1 0.2  
 
August 2015 Average 19.4 +0.1 26.9 -0.8    
Aug 1965-2014 Average 19.3   27.7      
Aug 1965-2014 Highest 25.1 22nd 2010 32.0 28th 2011    
Aug 1965-2014 Lowest 9.5 14th 2004 22.2 13th 1966    
 
August 2015 Total         4.8 4 day(s)
Aug 1957-2014 Average Total         28.6 10.7 day(s)
Aug 1957-2014 Wettest Total         166.2 1982
Aug 1957-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         82.8 31st 2010
Aug 1957-2014 Driest Total         0.0 1990
 
Jan-Aug 2015 Total         2042.4 137 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1957-2014 Average Total         1776.8 138.7 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

LOCKHART RIVER AIRPORT
Peninsula, Queensland
12.7850°S 143.3047°E 19m AMSL
Commenced 1956
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18:53 EST

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Drought concessional loan scheme to be re-opened within days, says Federal Government drought coordinator

16:30 EST

A new "drought coordinator" working on the border of Victoria and South Australia, says the next round of drought concessional loans will be opened within days and funding boosts will be announced for a list of service providers.