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Wongan Hills 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 9.5 +2.9 13.2 -4.7 25.4  
Sun 02/08/2015 5.0 -1.6 13.2 -4.7 0.6  
Mon 03/08/2015 4.2 -2.4 - - 0.0  
August 2015 Average 6.2 -0.4 48 13.2 -4.7    
Aug 1966-2014 Average 6.6   17.9      
Aug 1966-2014 Highest 15.7 31st 2006 30.2 29th 2006    
Aug 1966-2014 Lowest -0.5 18th 1966 8.4 19th 1979    
August 2015 Total         26.0 2 day(s)
Aug 1907-2014 Average Total         50.8 12.0 day(s)
Aug 1907-2014 Wettest Total         131.1 1932
Aug 1907-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         34.3 6th 1917
Aug 1907-2014 Driest Total         8.4 1925
Jan-Aug 2015 Total         282.6 45 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1907-2014 Average Total         312.6 58.3 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

Central Wheatbelt, Western Australia
30.8917°S 116.7186°E 283m AMSL
Commenced 1907
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Weather News

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

00:44 EST

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