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Cairns Daily Summaries

October 2018
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Mon 01/10/2018 20.5 - 29.1 - 0.0  
Tue 02/10/2018 20.0 - 27.9 - 4.8  
Wed 03/10/2018 19.4 - 27.3 - 0.8  
Thu 04/10/2018 15.8 - 28.8 - 1.2  
Fri 05/10/2018 15.0 - 28.8 - 0.0  
Sat 06/10/2018 18.5 - 29.5 - -  
Sun 07/10/2018 21.6 - 29.3 - 0.0  
Mon 08/10/2018 19.0 - 29.6 - 0.0  
Tue 09/10/2018 19.4 - 30.0 - 0.0  
Wed 10/10/2018 17.9 - 30.8 - 0.0  
Thu 11/10/2018 17.9 - 30.5 - 0.0  
Fri 12/10/2018 18.3 - 31.0 - -  
Sat 13/10/2018 22.9 - 30.6 - 1.2  
Sun 14/10/2018 22.8 - 29.4 - 4.6  
Mon 15/10/2018 22.4 - 31.2 - 0.8  
Tue 16/10/2018 22.3 - 32 - 0.0  
 
October 2018 Average 19.6   29.7      
 
October 2018 Total         13.4 6 day(s)
 
Jan-Oct 2018 Total         2154.6 113 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

CAIRNS RACECOURSE
Nth Cst & Tableland, Queensland
16.9463°S 145.7474°E 4m AMSL
Commenced 2013
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Weather News

Drought aid: Where has the money been allocated and what difference is it making on-farm?

14:28 EDT

Billions of dollars in government aid, across all tiers, has gone to farmers during the drought this year.

Hail storm kills 400 kangaroos and 150 goats on properties in far-west New South Wales

13:56 EDT

A flash storm that ripped through parts of drought ravaged Far West New South Wales has left a trail of death and destruction for two grazier families.

Roll cloud and mammatus on show in southern Australia

13:48 EDT

Rain, thunderstorms and odd clouds have swept across South Australia and Victoria during the last 24 hours.