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Burketown 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 15.6 +0.5 29.7 -0.8 0.0  
Sun 02/08/2015 13.9 -1.2 28.9 -1.6 0.0  
Mon 03/08/2015 15.2 +0.1 32 +2 0.0  
August 2015 Average 14.9 -0.2 30.2 -0.3    
Aug 2002-2014 Average 15.1   30.5      
Aug 2002-2014 Highest 24.9 27th 2008 37.8 31st 2009    
Aug 2002-2014 Lowest 7.8 12th 2012 20.7 17th 2007    
August 2015 Total         0.0 0 day(s)
Aug 2002-2014 Average Total         0.5 0.9 day(s)
Aug 2002-2014 Wettest Total         3.0 2007
Aug 2002-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         2.8 17th 2007
Aug 2002-2014 Driest Total         0.0 2002
Jan-Aug 2015 Total         187.0 24 day(s)
Jan-Aug 2002-2014 Average Total         710.5 47.7 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

Gulf Country, Queensland
17.7483°S 139.5356°E 6m AMSL
Commenced 2001
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Weather News

Tasmanian snow: Two men rescued from snowbound car in central Tasmania; more snowfalls expected

20:13 EST

Two men stranded with their car in deep snow at Mount Field, about 75 kilometres north-west of Hobart, for nearly 24 hours have been rescued.

Farmers across Tasmania wake up to pastures and vegetable paddocks covered in snow

15:50 EST

Rare snowfalls have blanketed the most unlikely parts of Tasmania, with farmers along the north-west coast waking up to white paddocks.

Grantham flood inquiry: Quarry worker denies waste used to build embankment walls

15:42 EST

A former employee at the Grantham quarry has told the Queensland Floods Commission of Inquiry that quarry waste was not used to build embankment walls around the site.