Fairfax Media Network

Paynes Find Rainfall Reports

August 2015
icon icon icon icon
Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Sat 01/08/2015 22.0 24
Sun 02/08/2015 1.5 24
Mon 03/08/2015 0.0 24
August 2015 Total 23.5 2 day(s)
August 1920-2014 Average Total 26.4 6.4 day(s)
August 1920-2014 Wettest Total 113.0 1992
August 1920-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 34.0 11th 1994
August 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)
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.

Station Details

Gascoyne, Western Australia
29.2708°S 117.6836°E 339m AMSL
Commenced 1919
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Tasmanian snow: Rescue effort underway to reach couple trapped in snowy central Tasmania; more snowfalls expected

17:55 EST

A Tasmanian rescue helicopter has abandoned plans to winch out a couple trapped in a car in Mount Field national park after heavy snow in the state.

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.