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Rainbow Beach Daily Summaries

October 2018
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Mon 01/10/2018 - - 23.2 -2.3 26.6  
Tue 02/10/2018 - - 22.9 -2.6 0.6  
Wed 03/10/2018 - - 24.1 -1.4 0.0  
Thu 04/10/2018 - - 24.1 -1.4 0.0  
Fri 05/10/2018 - - 25.2 -0.3 0.0  
Sat 06/10/2018 - - 24.2 -1.3 0.0  
Sun 07/10/2018 - - 23.8 -1.7 1.4  
Mon 08/10/2018 - - 25.3 -0.2 0.4  
Tue 09/10/2018 - - 25.1 -0.4 1.0  
Wed 10/10/2018 - - 28.1 +2.6 18.0  
Thu 11/10/2018 - - 24.8 -0.7 6.6  
Fri 12/10/2018 - - 19.9 -5.6 66.2  
Sat 13/10/2018 - - 20.1 -5.4 24 141.8  
Sun 14/10/2018 - - 21.7 -3.8 18.2  
Mon 15/10/2018 - - 24.3 -1.2 15.2  
Tue 16/10/2018 - - 25.2 -0.3 12.4  
Wed 17/10/2018 - - 25.2 -0.3 0.6  
Thu 18/10/2018 - - 25.0 -0.5 1.0  
Fri 19/10/2018 - - 24.7 -0.8 0.4  
Sat 20/10/2018 - - 25.1 -0.4 0.0  
Sun 21/10/2018 - - 26.7 +1.2 0.0  
Mon 22/10/2018 - - - - 40.8  
 
October 2018 Average -   24 24.2 -1.3    
Oct 1992-2008 Average 16.7   25.5      
Oct 1992-2008 Highest 23.2 29th 2003 35.2 7th 2005    
Oct 1992-2008 Lowest 6.7 9th 1994 19.4 7th 2003    
 
October 2018 Total         24 351.2 16 day(s)
Oct 1992-2016 Average Total         73.9 8.2 day(s)
Oct 1992-2016 Wettest Total         140.2 2011
Oct 1992-2016 Wettest 24hr Total         78.0 26th 1998
Oct 1992-2016 Driest Total         4.2 2013
 
Jan-Oct 2018 Total         1299.0 123 day(s)
Jan-Oct 1992-2017 Average Total         1222.9 115.6 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.

Station Details

RAINBOW BEACH
Wide Bay & Burnett, Queensland
25.9007°S 153.0891°E 14m AMSL
Commenced 1992
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15:34 EDT

The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) provides arguably Australia's most popular government service, so perhaps it is unsurprising suggestions of major changes to its forecasting prompted plenty of concern.

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