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West Channel Beacon 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 11.6 +0.5 21.7 +3.8 -  
Sun 02/08/2015 15.0 +3.9 24.8 +6.9 -  
Mon 03/08/2015 9.5 -1.6 18 +0 -  
August 2015 Average 12.0 +0.9 11 21.5 +3.6    
Aug 1998-2014 Average 11.1   17.9      
Aug 1998-2014 Highest 17.0 30th 1999 28.7 23rd 2012    
Aug 1998-2014 Lowest 6.9 13th 2005 10.0 1st 2001    
August 2015 Total         - 0 day(s)
Aug 2008-2008 Average Total         -
Aug 2008-2008 Wettest Total         - 2001
Aug 2008-2008 Wettest 24hr Total         -  
Aug 2008-2008 Driest Total         - 2001
Jan-Aug 2015 Total         - 0 day(s)
Jan-Aug 2001-2008 Average Total         -
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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, New South Wales/ACT
33.8405°S 151.2643°E 6m AMSL
Commenced 1996
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Weather News

Tasmanian snow: Two men rescued from snowbound car in central Tasmania; more snowfalls expected

20:13 EST

Two men stranded with their car in deep snow at Mount Field, about 75 kilometres north-west of Hobart, for nearly 24 hours have been rescued.

Farmers across Tasmania wake up to pastures and vegetable paddocks covered in snow

15:50 EST

Rare snowfalls have blanketed the most unlikely parts of Tasmania, with farmers along the north-west coast waking up to white paddocks.

Grantham flood inquiry: Quarry worker denies waste used to build embankment walls

15:42 EST

A former employee at the Grantham quarry has told the Queensland Floods Commission of Inquiry that quarry waste was not used to build embankment walls around the site.