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Castlemaine Daily Summaries

August 2016
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Mon 01/08/2016 10.0 +6.4 11.1 -2.1 7.0  
Tue 02/08/2016 5.6 +2.0 11.0 -2.2 12.0  
Wed 03/08/2016 3.0 -0.6 12.0 -1.2 0.2  
Thu 04/08/2016 1.5 -2.1 13.0 -0.2 0.2  
Fri 05/08/2016 1.5 -2.1 8.5 -4.7 0.2  
Sat 06/08/2016 5.0 +1.4 12.6 -0.6 0.0  
Sun 07/08/2016 6.8 +3.2 13.5 +0.3 0.0  
Mon 08/08/2016 2.9 -0.7 12.0 -1.2 0.0  
Tue 09/08/2016 5.8 +2.2 15.0 +1.8 0.0  
Wed 10/08/2016 7.0 +3.4 12.1 -1.1 2.0  
Thu 11/08/2016 3.8 +0.2 12.0 -1.2 4.2  
Fri 12/08/2016 3.5 -0.1 11.1 -2.1 0.0  
Sat 13/08/2016 5.8 +2.2 12.0 -1.2 2.2  
Sun 14/08/2016 6.0 +2.4 10.2 -3.0 0.2  
Mon 15/08/2016 6.0 +2.4 15.0 +1.8 0.0  
Tue 16/08/2016 6.8 +3.2 16.6 +3.4 0.0  
Wed 17/08/2016 9.8 +6.2 17.0 +3.8 0.2  
Thu 18/08/2016 9.0 +5.4 20.5 +7.3 0.0  
Fri 19/08/2016 11.5 +7.9 12.0 -1.2 2.0  
Sat 20/08/2016 4.6 +1.0 11.0 -2.2 15.2  
Sun 21/08/2016 5.5 +1.9 10.5 -2.7 0.8  
Mon 22/08/2016 7.5 +3.9 14.5 +1.3 11.0  
Tue 23/08/2016 4.8 +1.2 - - 1.0  
 
August 2016 Average 47 5.8 +2.2 12.9 -0.3    
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 2016 Total         58.4 15 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 2016 Total         437.3 105 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1966-2014 Average Total         392.6 84.4 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

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

Green grass and livestock returning but drought not over in Queensland

18:00 EST

After record-breaking winter rainfall, parts of drought ravaged Queensland are starting to see sheep and cattle return.

Squally Weekend for parts of WA

12:02 EST

The start of this week has been dominated by dry and settled weather for the majority of Western Australia, but as we look forward to the end of the working week, conditions are set to deteriorate.

Eastern soaking under way

11:44 EST

A major winter rain event has begun and will continue across eastern states during the next two days.