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Lucinda Point 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 16.6 -2.3 23.3 -0.7 0.0  
Thu 02/08/2018 18.7 -0.2 23.1 -0.9 0.0  
Fri 03/08/2018 18.0 -0.9 23.8 -0.2 0.0  
Sat 04/08/2018 19.9 +1.0 24.8 +0.8 0.0  
Sun 05/08/2018 19.5 +0.6 25.3 +1.3 0.0  
Mon 06/08/2018 20.4 +1.5 24.4 +0.4 0.0  
Tue 07/08/2018 21.2 +2.3 24.7 +0.7 0.0  
Wed 08/08/2018 18.1 -0.8 22.8 -1.2 0.0  
Thu 09/08/2018 16.6 -2.3 23.4 -0.6 0.0  
Fri 10/08/2018 17.7 -1.2 22.1 -1.9 0.0  
Sat 11/08/2018 17.4 -1.5 23.7 -0.3 0.0  
Sun 12/08/2018 18.7 -0.2 24.8 +0.8 0.0  
Mon 13/08/2018 18.7 -0.2 23.0 -1.0 0.0  
Tue 14/08/2018 19.6 +0.7 22.2 -1.8 0.0  
Wed 15/08/2018 19.8 +0.9 23.0 -1.0 0.0  
Thu 16/08/2018 17.9 -1.0 23.5 -0.5 0.0  
Fri 17/08/2018 18.8 -0.1 24.3 +0.3 0.0  
Sat 18/08/2018 18.5 -0.4 24.3 +0.3 0.0  
Sun 19/08/2018 17.0 -1.9 26.3 +2.3 0.0  
Mon 20/08/2018 19.6 +0.7 22 -2 0.0  
Tue 21/08/2018 14 -5 22 -2 0.0  
 
August 2018 Average 18.4 -0.5 23.7 -0.3    
Aug 1980-2016 Average 18.9   24.0      
Aug 1980-2016 Highest 23.6 22nd 2010 29.5 18th 1981    
Aug 1980-2016 Lowest 12.5 2nd 2003 19.4 14th 2005    
 
August 2018 Total         0.0 0 day(s)
Aug 1980-2016 Average Total         27.1 6.6 day(s)
Aug 1980-2016 Wettest Total         139.4 1997
Aug 1980-2016 Wettest 24hr Total         81.0 31st 1998
Aug 1980-2016 Driest Total         0.0 2008
 
Jan-Aug 2018 Total         1000.8 82 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1980-2017 Average Total         836.8 90.5 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

LUCINDA POINT
Lower Burdekin, Queensland
18.5203°S 146.3861°E 10m AMSL
Commenced 1980
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Weather News

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06:16 EST

It looks dirty — yet a unique outback car race held in central Queensland is battling a lack of gooey mud and might be called off due to dry conditions.

Seasonal workers flock west as drought shrinks number of casual jobs in the eastern states

06:12 EST

Western Australian farmers could be set for an influx of international seasonal workers as the drought over east forces a scale back of the casual farm workforce.

Potential for spontaneously combusting hay bales on the rise

06:10 EST

The potential for hay bales spontaneously combusting is on the rise as more fodder is transported into drought-stricken communities in rural Australia.