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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 21.9 +2.0 0.0  
Mon 03/08/2015 17.9 +3.8 21.7 +1.8 0.0  
Tue 04/08/2015 15.1 +1.0 19 -1 0.0  
 
August 2015 Average 57 16.5 +2.4 20.8 +0.9    
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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Grantham flood inquiry: Three people missing after 2011 deluge in Queensland never found, commission hears

19:04 EST

Three people who went missing during the deadly 2011 Grantham flood have never been found, an inquiry in Queensland has heard.

Ten people stranded in heavy snow rescued by helicopter from Tasmania's Mount Field national park

18:53 EST

Emergency workers have launched another rescue operation for people stranded in heavy snow, this time for 10 people snowed in at Lake Dobson in Mount Field National Park, about 75 kilometres north-west of Hobart.

Drought concessional loan scheme to be re-opened within days, says Federal Government drought coordinator

16:30 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.