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Castlemaine 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 3.8 +0.2 13.1 -0.1 3.2  
Thu 02/08/2018 2.5 -1.1 14.0 +0.8 0.0  
Fri 03/08/2018 6.5 +2.9 13.2 +0.0 0.0  
Sat 04/08/2018 7.0 +3.4 13.8 +0.6 12.8  
Sun 05/08/2018 7.0 +3.4 15.0 +1.8 0.0  
Mon 06/08/2018 6.0 +2.4 9.0 -4.2 1.8  
Tue 07/08/2018 4.0 +0.4 11.0 -2.2 1.8  
Wed 08/08/2018 5.0 +1.4 13.2 +0.0 17.0  
Thu 09/08/2018 1.5 -2.1 11.0 -2.2 3.8  
Fri 10/08/2018 6.0 +2.4 17.8 +4.6 0.0  
Sat 11/08/2018 4.5 +0.9 10.1 -3.1 4.0  
Sun 12/08/2018 -0.5 -4.1 11.0 -2.2 2.8  
Mon 13/08/2018 3.0 -0.6 14.0 +0.8 0.8  
Tue 14/08/2018 5.0 +1.4 15.0 +1.8 0.0  
Wed 15/08/2018 7.5 +3.9 14.0 +0.8 0.0  
Thu 16/08/2018 3.5 -0.1 12.0 -1.2 1.6  
Fri 17/08/2018 4.5 +0.9 12.0 -1.2 0.0  
Sat 18/08/2018 6.1 +2.5 11.2 -2.0 6.8  
Sun 19/08/2018 4.5 +0.9 11.0 -2.2 5.6  
Mon 20/08/2018 0.0 -3.6 - - 0.2  
 
August 2018 Average 4.4 +0.8 12.7 -0.5    
Aug 1966-2016 Average 3.6   13.2      
Aug 1966-2016 Highest 12.2 29th 2013 24.7 29th 1982    
Aug 1966-2016 Lowest -4.1 6th 1974 5.4 16th 1970    
 
August 2018 Total         62.2 13 day(s)
Aug 1966-2016 Average Total         65.6 16.2 day(s)
Aug 1966-2016 Wettest Total         139.4 1981
Aug 1966-2016 Wettest 24hr Total         38.4 7th 1978
Aug 1966-2016 Driest Total         0.0 1990
 
Jan-Aug 2018 Total         316.1 61 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1966-2017 Average Total         392.3 85.2 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

A scattering of storms for southwest WA

14:39 EST

Storms look like sparking up later today over parts of the southwest as a low pressure system approaches.

Rain likely to soak parts of NSW this weekend

14:00 EST

Some drought affected areas of New South Wales are a good chance of seeing soaking rain this weekend, but unfortunately some will miss out.

'Don't forget us': farmers in Victoria's east battle a 'green drought'

13:29 EST

Farmers in Victoria's east have made an impassioned plea not to be forgotten in the debate about drought.