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Broken Hill Daily Summaries

August 2017
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
August 2017 Average -   -      
Aug 1957-2015 Average 6.8   17.4      
Aug 1957-2015 Highest 18.4 30th 2005 31.5 24th 1995    
Aug 1957-2015 Lowest -2.2 9th 1994 8.4 10th 2003    
August 2017 Total         - 0 day(s)
Aug 1889-2015 Average Total         18.7 5.4 day(s)
Aug 1889-2015 Wettest Total         91.0 1901
Aug 1889-2015 Wettest 24hr Total         46.5 23rd 1920
Aug 1889-2015 Driest Total         0.0 1914
Jan-Aug 2017 Total         - 0 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1889-2015 Average Total         173.4 34.8 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

Lower Western, New South Wales/ACT
31.9759°S 141.4676°E 315m AMSL
Commenced 1889 / Closed 2015
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Weather News

Low thundering across South Australia

13:54 EST

A powerful low pressure system is slowly tracking east across the Bight, helping produce rain and storms across SA.

Frosty Morning for Eastern Australia

11:03 EST

Widespread frost and record breaking cold has impacted much of the east.

Coalcliff: Teenagers snapchat video of fire while searching burning home for survivors

15:14 EST

Three houses have burnt down after a house fire spread to two neighbouring homes, fanned by strong winds on Lawrence Hargrave Drive in Coalcliff, 25 kilometres north of Wollongong, last night.