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Sandy Cape 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 17.7 +2.5 24.6 +2.3 0.0  
Sun 02/08/2015 18.1 +2.9 25.0 +2.7 0.0  
Mon 03/08/2015 18.5 +3.3 25.7 +3.4 0.0  
Tue 04/08/2015 16.4 +1.2 20 -2 0.0  
Wed 05/08/2015 11 -4 - - 0.2  
 
August 2015 Average 16.3 +1.1 23.8 +1.5    
Aug 1957-2014 Average 15.2   22.3      
Aug 1957-2014 Highest 20.1 28th 1973 27.2 14th 2009    
Aug 1957-2014 Lowest 5.6 7th 1960 13.1 7th 1995    
 
August 2015 Total         0.2 1 day(s)
Aug 1887-2014 Average Total         65.4 10.1 day(s)
Aug 1887-2014 Wettest Total         252.6 2002
Aug 1887-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         111.0 24th 1964
Aug 1887-2014 Driest Total         0.2 1976
 
Jan-Aug 2015 Total         624.8 87 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1887-2014 Average Total         995.2 109.8 day(s)
 
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SANDY CAPE LIGHTHOUSE
Wide Bay & Burnett, Queensland
24.7297°S 153.2083°E 99m AMSL
Commenced 1871
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