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Cairns 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 19 +2 - - 5  
 
August 2015 Average 19.0 +1.6 -      
Aug 1943-2014 Average 17.4   26.6      
Aug 1943-2014 Highest 23.7 13th 1986 31.4 29th 2000    
Aug 1943-2014 Lowest 7.8 7th 1953 18.7 8th 1970    
 
August 2015 Total         5.0 1 day(s)
Aug 1943-2014 Average Total         26.7 7.9 day(s)
Aug 1943-2014 Wettest Total         140.2 1995
Aug 1943-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         63.2 6th 1947
Aug 1943-2014 Driest Total         0.0 1990
 
Jan-Aug 2015 Total         1366.4 105 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1943-2014 Average Total         1658.6 114.7 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.

Station Details

CAIRNS AERO
Nth Cst & Tableland, Queensland
16.8736°S 145.7458°E 2m AMSL
Commenced 1941
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