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Katoomba 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 5.8 +2.5 - - 0.0  
August 2015 Average 51 5.8 +2.5 -      
Aug 1957-2014 Average 3.3   11.4      
Aug 1957-2014 Highest 12.8 26th 1995 22.0 21st 1995    
Aug 1957-2014 Lowest -5.6 2nd 1976 0.6 21st 1962    
August 2015 Total         127 0.0 0 day(s)
Aug 1886-2014 Average Total         78.3 9.7 day(s)
Aug 1886-2014 Wettest Total         580.8 1986
Aug 1886-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         275.8 6th 1986
Aug 1886-2014 Driest Total         1.0 1995
Jan-Aug 2015 Total         1070.4 113 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1886-2014 Average Total         997.1 92.6 day(s)
Highlights the coolest minimum or maximum temperature during the period.
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Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
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

Central Tablelands, New South Wales/ACT
33.7122°S 150.3087°E 1015m AMSL
Commenced 1885
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11:36 EST

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