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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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Station Details

SANDY CAPE LIGHTHOUSE
Wide Bay & Burnett, Queensland
24.7297°S 153.2083°E 99m AMSL
Commenced 1871
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Police caution drivers as snow covers Tasmania again

09:33 EST

Tasmanian Police are urging drivers to be selective about where they travel today, with snow falling again to about 100 metres in the state's south and 400 metres in the north.

Weather bureau to hold public meeting in Tennant Creek over radar closure

09:32 EST

The Federal Government decision to shut down the Barkly region weather radar station has led to a public meeting due to be held tomorrow at 5pm in Tennant Creek.

Drought concessional loan scheme to be reopened within days, says Federal Government drought co-ordinator

07:28 EST

A new "drought coordinator" working on the border of Victoria and South Australia says the next round of drought concessional loans will be opened within days and funding boosts will be announced for a list of service providers.