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Townsville 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 13.6 -1.1 27 +1 0.0  
August 2015 Average 13.6 -1.1 27.0 +1.0    
Aug 1941-2014 Average 14.7   26.0      
Aug 1941-2014 Highest 23.1 23rd 2010 33.3 28th 1964    
Aug 1941-2014 Lowest 1.1 9th 1941 15.8 6th 1995    
August 2015 Total         0.0 0 day(s)
Aug 1941-2014 Average Total         16.2 2.6 day(s)
Aug 1941-2014 Wettest Total         258.2 1998
Aug 1941-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         134.2 30th 1998
Aug 1941-2014 Driest Total         0.0 1945
Jan-Aug 2015 Total         253.2 46 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1941-2014 Average Total         920.6 66.6 day(s)
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Station Details

Lower Burdekin, Queensland
19.2483°S 146.7661°E 4m AMSL
Commenced 1940
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