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Melbourne Daily Summaries

August 2018
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Wed 01/08/2018 9.9 +3.2 14.8 -0.2 1.6  
Thu 02/08/2018 4.9 -1.8 16.1 +1.1 0.0  
Fri 03/08/2018 7.8 +1.1 18.4 +3.4 0.0  
Sat 04/08/2018 8.0 +1.3 15.3 +0.3 1.6  
Sun 05/08/2018 10.6 +3.9 17.6 +2.6 0.0  
Mon 06/08/2018 9.4 +2.7 13.8 -1.2 0.0  
Tue 07/08/2018 7.3 +0.6 14.8 -0.2 0.0  
Wed 08/08/2018 9.6 +2.9 16.0 +1.0 1.0  
Thu 09/08/2018 5.6 -1.1 15.4 +0.4 2.2  
Fri 10/08/2018 9.4 +2.7 20.0 +5.0 0.0  
Sat 11/08/2018 8.1 +1.4 14.7 -0.3 10.4  
Sun 12/08/2018 5.4 -1.3 14.8 -0.2 4.6  
Mon 13/08/2018 7.9 +1.2 14.9 -0.1 0.0  
Tue 14/08/2018 9.4 +2.7 16.7 +1.7 0.2  
Wed 15/08/2018 11.5 +4.8 18.4 +3.4 0.0  
Thu 16/08/2018 8.7 +2.0 14.7 -0.3 0.2  
Fri 17/08/2018 7.7 +1.0 15.9 +0.9 0.0  
Sat 18/08/2018 8.9 +2.2 14 -1 2.2  
Sun 19/08/2018 7 +0 - - 9  
 
August 2018 Average 8.3 +1.6 15.9 +0.9    
Aug 1855-2012 Average 6.7   15.0      
Aug 1855-2012 Highest 16.2 20th 1885 26.5 29th 1982    
Aug 1855-2012 Lowest -2.1 11th 1863 6.7 9th 1872    
 
August 2018 Total         33.0 10 day(s)
Aug 1855-2012 Average Total         50.0 16.1 day(s)
Aug 1855-2012 Wettest Total         110.8 1939
Aug 1855-2012 Wettest 24hr Total         54.4 17th 1881
Aug 1855-2012 Driest Total         12.4 1903
 
Jan-Aug 2018 Total         267.4 76 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1855-2015 Average Total         405.2 99.1 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.

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MELBOURNE (OLYMPIC PARK)
Melbourne, Victoria
37.8255°S 144.9816°E 8m AMSL
Commenced 2013
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Weather News

Brisbane cools off quickly

10:40 EST

After a few balmy days, the cold is set to hit southeast QLD.

Drought assistance to be dramatically ramped up by Turnbull Government

09:42 EST

In an admission of the size and scope of the current drought crisis gripping parts of the nation, the Federal Government will today announce a significant increase in the funding available for struggling communities.

Wave starved east coast will finally see some larger swell

14:25 EST

The wave climate along the east coast of Australia has been on the tiny to small side of the scale in the last few weeks.