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Richmond 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 9.0 -0.8 30.3 +1.2 0.0  
Sun 02/08/2015 12.2 +2.4 31.6 +2.5 0.0  
Mon 03/08/2015 10.6 +0.8 31.4 +2.3 0.0  
Tue 04/08/2015 9.8 +0.0 25 -4 0.0  
 
August 2015 Average 10.4 +0.6 29.6 +0.5    
Aug 1998-2014 Average 9.8   29.1      
Aug 1998-2014 Highest 20.0 23rd 2003 37.0 30th 2000    
Aug 1998-2014 Lowest 0.3 1st 2012 14.9 10th 2010    
 
August 2015 Total         0.0 0 day(s)
Aug 1998-2014 Average Total         5.4 1.2 day(s)
Aug 1998-2014 Wettest Total         39.6 2005
Aug 1998-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         31.6 2nd 2005
Aug 1998-2014 Driest Total         0.0 2001
 
Jan-Aug 2015 Total         283.8 27 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1998-2014 Average Total         345.5 35.8 day(s)
 
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RICHMOND AIRPORT
Nth Goldfields, Queensland
20.7017°S 143.1167°E 206m AMSL
Commenced 1998
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Grantham flood inquiry: Three people missing after 2011 deluge in Queensland never found, commission hears

19:04 EST

Three people who went missing during the deadly 2011 Grantham flood have never been found, an inquiry in Queensland has heard.

Ten people stranded in heavy snow rescued by helicopter from Tasmania's Mount Field national park

18:53 EST

Emergency workers have launched another rescue operation for people stranded in heavy snow, this time for 10 people snowed in at Lake Dobson in Mount Field National Park, about 75 kilometres north-west of Hobart.

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.