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Cape Moreton Daily Summaries

August 2016
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Mon 01/08/2016 16.5 +2.4 23.0 +3.1 0.0  
Tue 02/08/2016 17.6 +3.5 23.5 +3.6 0.0  
Wed 03/08/2016 14.0 -0.1 18.2 -1.7 1.8  
Thu 04/08/2016 11.3 -2.8 18.3 -1.6 1.4  
Fri 05/08/2016 12.2 -1.9 17.9 -2.0 4.8  
Sat 06/08/2016 13.2 -0.9 18.3 -1.6 7.8  
Sun 07/08/2016 13.2 -0.9 19.2 -0.7 15.4  
Mon 08/08/2016 13.9 -0.2 19.8 -0.1 2.0  
Tue 09/08/2016 14.4 +0.3 21.3 +1.4 0.0  
Wed 10/08/2016 15.1 +1.0 21.3 +1.4 0.0  
Thu 11/08/2016 17.2 +3.1 22.4 +2.5 0.0  
Fri 12/08/2016 13.9 -0.2 19.6 -0.3 12.0  
Sat 13/08/2016 14.4 +0.3 21.6 +1.7 0.0  
Sun 14/08/2016 16.2 +2.1 20.7 +0.8 0.0  
Mon 15/08/2016 15.7 +1.6 21.3 +1.4 0.8  
Tue 16/08/2016 17.8 +3.7 20.6 +0.7 0.0  
Wed 17/08/2016 15.4 +1.3 21.4 +1.5 5.8  
Thu 18/08/2016 14.6 +0.5 22.0 +2.1 2.2  
Fri 19/08/2016 16.1 +2.0 22.7 +2.8 0.2  
Sat 20/08/2016 17.9 +3.8 22.0 +2.1 3.0  
Sun 21/08/2016 12.2 -1.9 22.5 +2.6 49.4  
Mon 22/08/2016 17.1 +3.0 22.7 +2.8 0.6  
Tue 23/08/2016 18.8 +4.7 24.1 +4.2 0.0  
Wed 24/08/2016 18.8 +4.7 22 +2 4.8  
Thu 25/08/2016 15 +1 - - 5  
 
August 2016 Average 15.3 +1.2 21.1 +1.2    
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 2016 Total         117.0 16 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 2016 Total         557.4 85 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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