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Cannington 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 11.7 +2.0 28.7 +1.3 0.0  
Sun 02/08/2015 11.9 +2.2 31.9 +4.5 0.0  
Mon 03/08/2015 12.7 +3.0 25 -2 0.0  
August 2015 Average 12.1 +2.4 28.5 +1.1    
Aug 2001-2014 Average 9.7   27.4      
Aug 2001-2014 Highest 24.0 23rd 2003 37.0 29th 2009    
Aug 2001-2014 Lowest 1.0 1st 2003 14.0 15th 2003    
August 2015 Total         0.0 0 day(s)
Aug 2001-2014 Average Total         3.0 0.8 day(s)
Aug 2001-2014 Wettest Total         14.0 2003
Aug 2001-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         11.0 31st 2004
Aug 2001-2014 Driest Total         0.0 2002
Jan-Aug 2015 Total         87.8 17 day(s)
Jan-Aug 2001-2014 Average Total         260.9 27.7 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

Northwest, Queensland
21.8400°S 140.8925°E 266m AMSL
Commenced 2001
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Weather News

Tasmanian snow: Two men rescued from snowbound car in central Tasmania; more snowfalls expected

00:44 EST

Two men stranded for nearly 24 hours with their sports car in deep snow at Mount Field, about 75 kilometres north-west of Hobart, have been rescued.

Farmers across Tasmania wake up to pastures and vegetable paddocks covered in snow

15:50 EST

Rare snowfalls have blanketed the most unlikely parts of Tasmania, with farmers along the north-west coast waking up to white paddocks.

Grantham flood inquiry: Quarry worker denies waste used to build embankment walls

15:42 EST

A former employee at the Grantham quarry has told the Queensland Floods Commission of Inquiry that quarry waste was not used to build embankment walls around the site.