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Canberra Ap Rainfall Reports

August 2015
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Sat 01/08/2015 0.0 24
Sun 02/08/2015 31.4 -
August 2015 Total 31.4 1 day(s)
August 1939-2014 Average Total 45.7 11.4 day(s)
August 1939-2014 Wettest Total 156.2 1974
August 1939-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 48.4 29th 1974
August 1939-2014 Driest Total 2.0 1994
Jan-Aug 2015 Total 367.4 63 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1939-2014 Average Total 384.1 71.1 day(s)
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.

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ACT, New South Wales/ACT
35.3089°S 149.2004°E 577m AMSL
Commenced 2008
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Rain and thunderstorms saturate southern NSW

12:27 EST

Areas of rain rolled across southern New South Wales yesterday and into early this morning, bringing some of the best August rainfall in several years for some places.

Tsunamis in Australia?

15:37 EST

With another earthquake of 5.7 magnitude being recorded today near off the southern Queensland coast, meteorologists and oceanographers are keeping a wary eye on the potential for tsunamis.

Hobart hopes for snow on Monday.

11:43 EST

A series of strong cold fronts which are moving in quick succession over southeastern parts of Australia threaten to bring low level snow over the coming days to parts of Tasmania.