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Melbourne Daily Summaries

August 2017
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
 
August 2017 Average -   -      
Aug 1855-2014 Average 6.7   15.0      
Aug 1855-2014 Highest 16.2 20th 1885 26.5 29th 1982    
Aug 1855-2014 Lowest -2.1 11th 1863 6.7 9th 1872    
 
August 2017 Total         - 0 day(s)
Aug 1855-2014 Average Total         50.2 16.1 day(s)
Aug 1855-2014 Wettest Total         110.8 1939
Aug 1855-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         54.4 17th 1881
Aug 1855-2014 Driest Total         12.4 1903
 
Jan-Aug 2017 Total         - 0 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1855-2015 Average Total         406.6 98.9 day(s)
 
Highlights the coolest minimum or maximum temperature during the period.
 
Highlights the warmest minimum or maximum temperature during the period.
 
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
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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.

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Melbourne, Victoria
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Commenced 1908 / Closed 2015
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Climate change not the full story when it comes to above average winter temperatures

06:33 EST

Temperatures across southern Queensland and northern NSW have been up to 13 degrees Celsius above the August maximum on a number of days this week, and while climate change may the words on everyone's lips, it is not the whole story.

Damaging winds and flooding threaten South Australia

21:12 EST

It's going to be a windy 24 hours in South Australia as the second cold front of the week crosses the state's south.

Winter warmth strikes eastern states

18:07 EST

Parts of Queensland and New South Wales experienced their highest August temperature in eight years today.