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Walkamin Daily Summaries

August 2018
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Wed 01/08/2018 11.0 -2.3 25.0 +0.2 0.0  
Thu 02/08/2018 13.8 +0.5 26.0 +1.2 0.2  
Fri 03/08/2018 14.5 +1.2 26.2 +1.4 0.0  
Sat 04/08/2018 14.1 +0.8 26.1 +1.3 0.0  
Sun 05/08/2018 14.2 +0.9 25.2 +0.4 0.0  
Mon 06/08/2018 13.6 +0.3 28.5 +3.7 0.0  
Tue 07/08/2018 15.2 +1.9 27.9 +3.1 0.0  
Wed 08/08/2018 15.3 +2.0 26.5 +1.7 0.0  
Thu 09/08/2018 12.3 -1.0 24.6 -0.2 0.0  
Fri 10/08/2018 12.5 -0.8 23.2 -1.6 0.0  
Sat 11/08/2018 10.0 -3.3 25.4 +0.6 0.0  
Sun 12/08/2018 10.4 -2.9 26.0 +1.2 0.0  
Mon 13/08/2018 10.5 -2.8 24.5 -0.3 0.0  
Tue 14/08/2018 13.6 +0.3 24.0 -0.8 0.0  
Wed 15/08/2018 10.5 -2.8 23.5 -1.3 2.0  
Thu 16/08/2018 13.0 -0.3 26.6 +1.8 1.0  
Fri 17/08/2018 15.5 +2.2 26.6 +1.8 0.0  
Sat 18/08/2018 11.6 -1.7 27.4 +2.6 0.0  
Sun 19/08/2018 11.6 -1.7 27.1 +2.3 0.0  
Mon 20/08/2018 8.9 -4.4 23.0 -1.8 0.0  
Tue 21/08/2018 7.1 -6.2 - - 0.0  
 
August 2018 Average 12.3 -1.0 25.7 +0.9    
Aug 1968-2016 Average 13.3   24.8      
Aug 1968-2016 Highest 20.5 11th 2010 33.9 29th 1968    
Aug 1968-2016 Lowest 3.6 19th 1989 17.6 5th 1983    
 
August 2018 Total         3.2 3 day(s)
Aug 1965-2016 Average Total         10.7 6.1 day(s)
Aug 1965-2016 Wettest Total         80.1 1970
Aug 1965-2016 Wettest 24hr Total         58.2 8th 1970
Aug 1965-2016 Driest Total         0.0 1968
 
Jan-Aug 2018 Total         885.9 102 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1965-2017 Average Total         803.0 97.4 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

WALKAMIN RESEARCH STATION
Nth Cst & Tableland, Queensland
17.1347°S 145.4281°E 594m AMSL
Commenced 1965
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Weather News

Fires to fizzle thanks to biggest rain in months

16:39 EST

The biggest rain in months due to scatter across parts of Queensland and New South Wales later this week will be far from drought breaking, but it will improve air quality, help shrink bushfires and reduce fire danger for weeks to come.

A shivery start for QLD and NSW

15:46 EST

Parts of Queensland and New South Wales experienced their coldest morning in years, unusually cold for this time of year.

A scattering of storms for southwest WA

14:39 EST

Storms look like sparking up later today over parts of the southwest as a low pressure system approaches.