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Parkes Ap Rainfall Reports

August 2017
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Tue 01/08/2017 10.0 24
Wed 02/08/2017 0.0 24
Thu 03/08/2017 0.0 24
Fri 04/08/2017 14.4 24
Sat 05/08/2017 0.0 24
Sun 06/08/2017 0.0 24
Mon 07/08/2017 0.0 24
Tue 08/08/2017 0.4 24
Wed 09/08/2017 0.0 24
Thu 10/08/2017 0.0 24
Fri 11/08/2017 0.0 24
Sat 12/08/2017 0.0 24
Sun 13/08/2017 0.0 24
Mon 14/08/2017 0.0 24
Tue 15/08/2017 0.0 24
Wed 16/08/2017 0.0 24
Thu 17/08/2017 0.0 24
Fri 18/08/2017 0.0 24
 
August 2017 Total 24.8 3 day(s)
August 1942-2016 Average Total 46.1 10.7 day(s)
August 1942-2016 Wettest Total 89.2 1973
August 1942-2016 Wettest 24hr Total 43.2 18th 2011
August 1942-2016 Driest Total 9.6 2006
 
Jan-Aug 2017 Total 308.4 46 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1942-2017 Average Total 406.5 67.0 day(s)
 
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
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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

PARKES AIRPORT AWS
CW Slopes & Plains, New South Wales/ACT
33.1281°S 148.2428°E 323m AMSL
Commenced 1941
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Roofs removed as strongest wind in years lashes eastern NSW

13:30 EST

A wintry blast is bringing the strongest wind gusts in years and low level snow to parts of eastern and southeast Australia today.

BOM issues NSW severe weather warning, amid flight delays and power outages

12:50 EST

Strong and damaging winds in Sydney have caused flight delays and power outages, as the NSW Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has issued a severe weather warning for the city and other parts of the state on Friday and Saturday.

Potential for windiest day in years in NSW

08:12 EST

Today will be the windiest day of the year for much of the coast and ranges of New South Wales with potential to be the windiest day in more than two years in parts, including Sydney.