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Sydney 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
Tue 01/08/2017 9 +0 18 +0 6.0  
Wed 02/08/2017 7 -2 18 +0 0.0  
Thu 03/08/2017 8.9 -0.1 17.4 -0.5 3.0  
Fri 04/08/2017 10.3 +1.3 17.3 -0.6 13.8  
Sat 05/08/2017 9.6 +0.6 19.9 +2.0 0.0  
Sun 06/08/2017 12.1 +3.1 21.3 +3.4 0.0  
Mon 07/08/2017 13.5 +4.5 18.4 +0.5 0.0  
Tue 08/08/2017 9.7 +0.7 19.3 +1.4 0.0  
Wed 09/08/2017 9.2 +0.2 20.9 +3.0 0.0  
Thu 10/08/2017 9.2 +0.2 24.2 +6.3 0.0  
Fri 11/08/2017 11.8 +2.8 25.9 +8.0 0.0  
Sat 12/08/2017 9.6 +0.6 21.4 +3.5 0.0  
Sun 13/08/2017 10.2 +1.2 20.6 +2.7 0.0  
Mon 14/08/2017 8.5 -0.5 23.1 +5.2 0.0  
Tue 15/08/2017 10.7 +1.7 22.4 +4.5 0.0  
Wed 16/08/2017 12.8 +3.8 21.8 +3.9 0.0  
Thu 17/08/2017 11.3 +2.3 22.4 +4.5 0.0  
Fri 18/08/2017 11.4 +2.4 16.9 -1.0 0.0  
Sat 19/08/2017 8.7 -0.3 17 -1 0.0  
Sun 20/08/2017 6.4 -2.6 16 -2 0.2  
 
August 2017 Average 10.0 +1.0 20.1 +2.2    
Aug 1859-2016 Average 9.0   17.9      
Aug 1859-2016 Highest 19.7 30th 1885 31.3 26th 1995    
Aug 1859-2016 Lowest 2.7 5th 1862 9.1 9th 1872    
 
August 2017 Total         23.0 4 day(s)
Aug 1858-2016 Average Total         81.1 10.4 day(s)
Aug 1858-2016 Wettest Total         482.6 1998
Aug 1858-2016 Wettest 24hr Total         327.6 6th 1986
Aug 1858-2016 Driest Total         0.0 1995
 
Jan-Aug 2017 Total         903.0 85 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1858-2017 Average Total         909.0 98.8 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

SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL)
Sydney, New South Wales/ACT
33.8607°S 151.2050°E 39m AMSL
Commenced 1858
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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.