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Cape Moreton 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 16.0 +1.9 20.6 +0.7 0.0  
Sun 02/08/2015 17.1 +3.0 22 +2 0.0  
 
August 2015 Average 57 16.6 +2.5 21.3 +1.4    
Aug 1957-2014 Average 14.1   19.9      
Aug 1957-2014 Highest 19.7 25th 1995 27.3 30th 2009    
Aug 1957-2014 Lowest 7.2 12th 1972 13.1 2nd 1990    
 
August 2015 Total         0.0 0 day(s)
Aug 1887-2013 Average Total         76.4 9.1 day(s)
Aug 1887-2013 Wettest Total         226.4 1931
Aug 1887-2013 Wettest 24hr Total         127.0 10th 1931
Aug 1887-2013 Driest Total         0.0 1913
 
Jan-Aug 2015 Total         796.6 88 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1887-2013 Average Total         1126.0 102.4 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.

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CAPE MORETON LIGHTHOUSE
Southeast Coast, Queensland
27.0314°S 153.4661°E 100m AMSL
Commenced 1869
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Weather News

I thought it was supposed to be winter?

16:29 EST

Spring-like temperatures are bathing central and northern parts of New South Wales today, with some places experiencing record temperatures for this time of the year.

Rain and thunderstorms saturate southern NSW

12:27 EST

Areas of rain rolled across southern New South Wales yesterday and into early this morning, bringing some of the best August rainfall in several years for some places.

Tsunamis in Australia?

15:37 EST

With another earthquake of 5.7 magnitude being recorded today near off the southern Queensland coast, meteorologists and oceanographers are keeping a wary eye on the potential for tsunamis.