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Balranald 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
 
August 2015 Average -   -      
Aug 1965-2014 Average 4.6   17.6      
Aug 1965-2014 Highest 14.4 27th 1969 30.1 29th 1977    
Aug 1965-2014 Lowest -2.7 5th 2014 10.0 2nd 1975    
 
August 2015 Total         - 0 day(s)
Aug 1879-2014 Average Total         28.8 7.7 day(s)
Aug 1879-2014 Wettest Total         85.2 1973
Aug 1879-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         53.3 15th 1958
Aug 1879-2014 Driest Total         0.4 1982
 
Jan-Aug 2015 Total         205.1 41 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1879-2014 Average Total         201.1 41.6 day(s)
 
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Station Details

BALRANALD (RSL)
Lower Western, New South Wales/ACT
34.6398°S 143.5610°E 61m AMSL
Commenced 1879
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Weather News

July wrap up around the grounds

16:19 EST

The month of July was quite dynamic across the nation, with some particularly strong cold fronts which delivered low level snow as far north as the Border Ranges, and spells of prolonged dry and warm conditions, particularly along the east coast.

Widespread rain to quench thirsty West Australian crops

16:02 EST

Widespread, drenching rain across many parts of Western Australia's agricultural region, brings a smile to the faces of local farmers.

The Photo Fence: Artists capture Darwin homeowners' love affair with high fences

15:20 EST

Some encase Darwin's homes in a gnarled mesh vestige while others stand like spiked watchmen separating the street from those living inside.