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Broken Hill Ap 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 10.9 +5.3 25.3 +7.4 0.0  
Sun 02/08/2015 6.8 +1.2 14.7 -3.2 0.0  
Mon 03/08/2015 5.3 -0.3 15.8 -2.1 0.0  
Tue 04/08/2015 3.2 -2.4 12 -6 0.0  
August 2015 Average 6.6 +1.0 17.0 -0.9    
Aug 1960-2014 Average 5.6   17.9      
Aug 1960-2014 Highest 20.1 30th 2005 37.0 22nd 1990    
Aug 1960-2014 Lowest -2.6 11th 1993 8.0 10th 2003    
August 2015 Total         0.0 0 day(s)
Aug 1950-2014 Average Total         18.1 4.8 day(s)
Aug 1950-2014 Wettest Total         74.5 1973
Aug 1950-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         44.5 27th 1973
Aug 1950-2014 Driest Total         0.0 1982
Jan-Aug 2015 Total         156.2 38 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1948-2014 Average Total         168.7 32.2 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
32.0012°S 141.4694°E 281m AMSL
Commenced 1947
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Grantham flood inquiry: Three people missing after 2011 deluge in Queensland never found, commission hears

19:04 EST

Three people who went missing during the deadly 2011 Grantham flood have never been found, an inquiry in Queensland has heard.

Ten people stranded in heavy snow rescued by helicopter from Tasmania's Mount Field national park

18:53 EST

Emergency workers have launched another rescue operation for people stranded in heavy snow, this time for 10 people snowed in at Lake Dobson in Mount Field National Park, about 75 kilometres north-west of Hobart.

Drought concessional loan scheme to be re-opened within days, says Federal Government drought coordinator

16:30 EST

A new "drought coordinator" working on the border of Victoria and South Australia, says the next round of drought concessional loans will be opened within days and funding boosts will be announced for a list of service providers.