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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 10.1 +4.2 16.9 -3.2 22.0  
Sun 02/08/2015 10.4 +4.5 14 -6 1.5  
August 2015 Average 32 10.2 +4.3 32 15.4 -4.7    
Aug 1975-2014 Average 5.9   20.1      
Aug 1975-2014 Highest 16.8 9th 2002 32.5 28th 1995    
Aug 1975-2014 Lowest -4.2 25th 1995 10.5 12th 1986    
August 2015 Total         23.5 2 day(s)
Aug 1920-2014 Average Total         26.4 6.4 day(s)
Aug 1920-2014 Wettest Total         113.0 1992
Aug 1920-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         34.0 11th 1994
Aug 1920-2014 Driest Total         0.0 1968
Jan-Aug 2015 Total         188.8 41 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1920-2014 Average Total         235.9 40.3 day(s)
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Station Details

Gascoyne, Western Australia
29.2708°S 117.6836°E 339m AMSL
Commenced 1919
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Weather News

I thought it was supposed to be winter?

16:29 EST

Spring-like temperatures are bathing central and northern parts of New South Wales today, with some places experiencing record temperatures for this time of the year.

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.