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Rainbow Beach 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 - - 22.7 +0.6 0.0  
Sun 02/08/2015 - - - - 0.0  
August 2015 Average -   22.7 +0.6    
Aug 1992-2008 Average 10.9   22.1      
Aug 1992-2008 Highest 20.4 26th 1995 30.2 30th 2009    
Aug 1992-2008 Lowest 0.4 10th 1995 11.2 12th 2005    
August 2015 Total         0.0 0 day(s)
Aug 1992-2014 Average Total         94.0 7.7 day(s)
Aug 1992-2014 Wettest Total         758.6 2007
Aug 1992-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         529.2 24th 2007
Aug 1992-2014 Driest Total         0.0 2013
Jan-Aug 2015 Total         794.4 88 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1992-2014 Average Total         1117.6 101.6 day(s)
Highlights the coolest minimum or maximum temperature during the period.
Highlights the warmest minimum or maximum temperature during the period.
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
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

Wide Bay & Burnett, Queensland
25.9007°S 153.0891°E 14m AMSL
Commenced 1992
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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.