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Peak Hill 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 5.7   17.1      
Aug 1965-2014 Highest 19.0 31st 1969 28.4 21st 1995    
Aug 1965-2014 Lowest -3.6 6th 1974 7.3 16th 2000    
August 2015 Total         - 0 day(s)
Aug 1891-2014 Average Total         42.0 6.8 day(s)
Aug 1891-2014 Wettest Total         107.1 1901
Aug 1891-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         60.5 1st 1960
Aug 1891-2014 Driest Total         0.0 1914
Jan-Aug 2015 Total         331.2 60 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1891-2014 Average Total         371.3 46.0 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

CW Slopes & Plains, New South Wales/ACT
32.7235°S 148.1902°E 285m AMSL
Commenced 1890
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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.