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Newcastle 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 5.4 -2.5 23.7 +4.0 0.0  
Sun 02/08/2015 9.8 +1.9 27.5 +7.8 0.0  
Mon 03/08/2015 10.8 +2.9 28.7 +9.0 0.0  
Tue 04/08/2015 6.4 -1.5 - - 0.0  
Wed 05/08/2015 4.0 -3.9 15.5 -4.2 0.0  
Thu 06/08/2015 5.5 -2.4 17.0 -2.7 0.0  
Fri 07/08/2015 4.2 -3.7 18.2 -1.5 0.0  
Sat 08/08/2015 4.5 -3.4 17.2 -2.5 0.0  
Sun 09/08/2015 4.3 -3.6 18.8 -0.9 0.0  
Mon 10/08/2015 7.4 -0.5 20.0 +0.3 0.0  
Tue 11/08/2015 5.4 -2.5 22.2 +2.5 1.4  
Wed 12/08/2015 4.0 -3.9 19.3 -0.4 0.0  
Thu 13/08/2015 7.9 +0.0 19.8 +0.1 0.0  
Fri 14/08/2015 4.5 -3.4 18.8 -0.9 0.0  
Sat 15/08/2015 4.6 -3.3 16.8 -2.9 0.0  
Sun 16/08/2015 10.5 +2.6 20.2 +0.5 2.2  
Mon 17/08/2015 7.2 -0.7 19.8 +0.1 0.2  
Tue 18/08/2015 5.8 -2.1 17.7 -2.0 0.0  
Wed 19/08/2015 5.8 -2.1 14.2 -5.5 0.0  
Thu 20/08/2015 8.2 +0.3 21.4 +1.7 0.0  
Fri 21/08/2015 7.6 -0.3 23.8 +4.1 0.0  
Sat 22/08/2015 11.5 +3.6 27.2 +7.5 0.0  
Sun 23/08/2015 14.2 +6.3 16.2 -3.5 7.8  
Mon 24/08/2015 14.8 +6.9 18.4 -1.3 13.0  
Tue 25/08/2015 13.6 +5.7 20.6 +0.9 3.0  
Wed 26/08/2015 12.7 +4.8 19.2 -0.5 0.2  
Thu 27/08/2015 11.5 +3.6 19.0 -0.7 0.0  
Fri 28/08/2015 9.5 +1.6 20.0 +0.3 0.0  
Sat 29/08/2015 7.5 -0.4 20 +0 0.0  
Sun 30/08/2015 5 -3 - - 0.0  
 
August 2015 Average 7.8 -0.1 20.0 +0.3    
Aug 1998-2014 Average 7.9   19.7      
Aug 1998-2014 Highest 15.2 31st 2005 30.5 23rd 2012    
Aug 1998-2014 Lowest 1.8 13th 2005 13.3 16th 2004    
 
August 2015 Total         27.8 7 day(s)
Aug 1998-2014 Average Total         61.2 9.1 day(s)
Aug 1998-2014 Wettest Total         186.5 1998
Aug 1998-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         71.0 18th 2004
Aug 1998-2014 Driest Total         0.4 2005
 
Jan-Aug 2015 Total         890.2 103 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1998-2014 Average Total         807.1 90.4 day(s)
 
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NEWCASTLE UNIVERSITY
Hunter, New South Wales/ACT
32.8906°S 151.7068°E 21m AMSL
Commenced 1998
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Weather News

Snowfalls hit Tassie again

16:10 EST

A very cold airmass coupled with vigorous a low pressure system caused snow to fall to low levels in Tasmania last night and into this morning, leading to road delays and closures.

Shoalhaven oyster farmers face hundreds of thousands of dollars in losses as floods wash away salinity

13:36 EST

Oyster farms flooded in this week's downpour at Greenwell Point on the New South Wales south coast could lose hundreds of thousands of dollars' worth of oysters.

Police rescue motorists stranded in heavy snowfall in Tasmania's south

12:56 EST

Snow has affected some roads in Tasmania's south, prompting police to warn drivers to use extreme caution after a number of motorists were left stranded on Friday night.