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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 +2 0.0  
 
August 2015 Average 10.6 +0.8 30.6 +1.5    
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)
 
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.
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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.

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RICHMOND AIRPORT
Nth Goldfields, Queensland
20.7017°S 143.1167°E 206m AMSL
Commenced 1998
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