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Castlemaine 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 0.2 -3.4 9.8 -3.4 4.2  
Sun 02/08/2015 2.1 -1.5 11.5 -1.7 5.5  
Mon 03/08/2015 2.5 -1.1 9 -4 2.2  
Tue 04/08/2015 -2 -6 - - 0.2  
 
August 2015 Average 47 0.7 -2.9 47 10.1 -3.1    
Aug 1966-2014 Average 3.6   13.2      
Aug 1966-2014 Highest 12.2 29th 2013 24.7 29th 1982    
Aug 1966-2014 Lowest -4.1 6th 1974 5.4 16th 1970    
 
August 2015 Total         12.1 4 day(s)
Aug 1966-2014 Average Total         66.3 16.1 day(s)
Aug 1966-2014 Wettest Total         139.4 1981
Aug 1966-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         38.4 7th 1978
Aug 1966-2014 Driest Total         0.0 1990
 
Jan-Aug 2015 Total         261.4 89 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1966-2014 Average Total         392.6 84.4 day(s)
 
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Station Details

CASTLEMAINE PRISON
North Central, Victoria
37.0809°S 144.2392°E 330m AMSL
Commenced 1966
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Weather News

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

11:53 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

08:30 EST

Rare snowfalls have blanketed the most unlikely parts of Tasmania, with farmers along the north-west coast waking up to white paddocks.

Lake Macquarie school rallies for Dungog woman

06:19 EST

A Lake Macquarie school has rallied together to raise thousands of dollars for a Dungog woman who is trying to get back on her feet after the April super storm.