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Broken Hill 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
August 2016 Average -   -      
Aug 1957-2014 Average 6.8   17.4      
Aug 1957-2014 Highest 18.4 30th 2005 31.5 24th 1995    
Aug 1957-2014 Lowest -2.2 9th 1994 8.4 10th 2003    
August 2016 Total         - 0 day(s)
Aug 1889-2014 Average Total         18.5 5.3 day(s)
Aug 1889-2014 Wettest Total         91.0 1901
Aug 1889-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         46.5 23rd 1920
Aug 1889-2014 Driest Total         0.0 1914
Jan-Aug 2016 Total         - 0 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1889-2014 Average Total         172.6 34.3 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
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Weather News

Cold and wet start to weekend in WA's southwest

14:04 EST

A deep low and associated cold front are crossing southwestern WA as we speak, leading to widespread rain, isolated storms and huge surf.

Cyclone Winston: Fiji struggles to rebuild six months after storm devastated the country

18:23 EST

Victims of Cyclone Winston in Fiji are struggling to rebuild their lives six months after the category five storm devastated large parts of the country.

Perth ending winter on a wet note

17:45 EST

Perth could see the heaviest rain in more than a month tonight as a late-winter front hits the southwest.