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Barrow Island 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
Tue 01/08/2017 17 -1 23 -2 0.0  
Wed 02/08/2017 17 -1 21 -4 0.0  
Thu 03/08/2017 17 12.2 -5.6 21.5 -3.7 0.0  
Fri 04/08/2017 13.9 -3.9 24.2 -1.0 0.0  
Sat 05/08/2017 13.9 -3.9 24.2 -1.0 0.0  
Sun 06/08/2017 14.6 -3.2 24.9 -0.3 0.0  
Mon 07/08/2017 15.3 -2.5 25.3 +0.1 0.0  
Tue 08/08/2017 15.3 -2.5 26.2 +1.0 0.0  
Wed 09/08/2017 17.5 -0.3 23.2 -2.0 1.8  
Thu 10/08/2017 16.9 -0.9 22.5 -2.7 0.2  
Fri 11/08/2017 14.3 -3.5 24.5 -0.7 0.0  
Sat 12/08/2017 16.4 -1.4 26.5 +1.3 0.0  
Sun 13/08/2017 16.7 -1.1 25.9 +0.7 0.0  
Mon 14/08/2017 17.2 -0.6 26.6 +1.4 0.0  
Tue 15/08/2017 21.0 +3.2 24.9 -0.3 0.0  
Wed 16/08/2017 18.9 +1.1 24.2 -1.0 0.0  
Thu 17/08/2017 19.5 +1.7 25.3 +0.1 0.0  
Fri 18/08/2017 18.1 +0.3 25 +0 0.0  
Sat 19/08/2017 19.1 +1.3 24 -1 0.0  
 
August 2017 Average 17 16.6 -1.2 24.4 -0.8    
Aug 1999-2016 Average 17.8   25.2      
Aug 1999-2016 Highest 23.0 17th 2001 31.1 31st 2006    
Aug 1999-2016 Lowest 13.4 31st 2004 20.2 23rd 2010    
 
August 2017 Total         2.0 2 day(s)
Aug 1999-2016 Average Total         2.7 3.6 day(s)
Aug 1999-2016 Wettest Total         15.2 2003
Aug 1999-2016 Wettest 24hr Total         8.0 11th 2003
Aug 1999-2016 Driest Total         0.0 2001
 
Jan-Aug 2017 Total         360.2 24 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1999-2017 Average Total         302.0 27.2 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

BARROW ISLAND AIRPORT
Pilbara, Western Australia
20.8740°S 115.4066°E 6m AMSL
Commenced 1998
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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.

Last significant rain for weeks in the nation's southwest

14:25 EST

The rain has tumbled down across southwestern parts of Australia during the past seven weeks, but that trend will finish today.

Wild Surf Batters the East Coast

10:18 EST

Damaging surf with waves up to 7 metres in some places are lashing the New South Wales Coast today.