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Parkes 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
August 2017 Average -   -      
Aug 1957-2011 Average 5.3   15.9      
Aug 1957-2011 Highest 17.0 31st 1995 27.8 23rd 1995    
Aug 1957-2011 Lowest -3.6 9th 1994 6.1 21st 1962    
August 2017 Total         - 0 day(s)
Aug 1890-2011 Average Total         49.4 9.3 day(s)
Aug 1890-2011 Wettest Total         116.2 1916
Aug 1890-2011 Wettest 24hr Total         62.8 31st 1996
Aug 1890-2011 Driest Total         1.0 1982
Jan-Aug 2017 Total         - 0 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1890-2012 Average Total         389.0 58.3 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
33.1419°S 148.1639°E 324m AMSL
Commenced 1889 / Closed 2012
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Weather News

Low thundering across South Australia

13:54 EST

A powerful low pressure system is slowly tracking east across the Bight, helping produce rain and storms across SA.

Frosty Morning for Eastern Australia

11:03 EST

Widespread frost and record breaking cold has impacted much of the east.

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.