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Murchison 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 12.5 +5.4 20.5 -2.6 4.0  
Sun 02/08/2015 11.0 +3.9 - - 2.8  
 
August 2015 Average 23 11.8 +4.7 20.5 -2.6    
Aug 1989-2014 Average 7.1   23.1      
Aug 1989-2014 Highest 17.5 9th 2002 34.4 29th 2006    
Aug 1989-2014 Lowest -1.8 4th 2000 14.3 21st 1996    
 
August 2015 Total         6.8 2 day(s)
Aug 1987-2014 Average Total         19.3 4.9 day(s)
Aug 1987-2014 Wettest Total         93.7 1992
Aug 1987-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         42.2 10th 1992
Aug 1987-2014 Driest Total         0.4 2007
 
Jan-Aug 2015 Total         220.2 37 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1987-2014 Average Total         200.2 37.2 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

MURCHISON
Gascoyne, Western Australia
26.8956°S 115.9567°E 287m AMSL
Commenced 1987
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Weather News

Rain and thunderstorms saturate southern NSW

12:27 EST

Areas of rain rolled across southern New South Wales yesterday and into early this morning, bringing some of the best August rainfall in several years for some places.

Tsunamis in Australia?

15:37 EST

With another earthquake of 5.7 magnitude being recorded today near off the southern Queensland coast, meteorologists and oceanographers are keeping a wary eye on the potential for tsunamis.

Hobart hopes for snow on Monday.

11:43 EST

A series of strong cold fronts which are moving in quick succession over southeastern parts of Australia threaten to bring low level snow over the coming days to parts of Tasmania.