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Ballarat Ap 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 1.8 -1.7 11.8 +0.2 6.6  
Thu 02/08/2018 0.2 -3.3 12.1 +0.5 0.2  
Fri 03/08/2018 5.9 +2.4 11.0 -0.6 0.0  
Sat 04/08/2018 2.2 -1.3 12.3 +0.7 14.0  
Sun 05/08/2018 5.0 +1.5 13.8 +2.2 0.0  
Mon 06/08/2018 4.1 +0.6 8.6 -3.0 1.2  
Tue 07/08/2018 1.6 -1.9 10.7 -0.9 1.2  
Wed 08/08/2018 4.1 +0.6 11.6 +0.0 6.4  
Thu 09/08/2018 1.5 -2.0 10.1 -1.5 0.4  
Fri 10/08/2018 5.8 +2.3 16.2 +4.6 0.0  
Sat 11/08/2018 4.5 +1.0 9.9 -1.7 3.6  
Sun 12/08/2018 -0.7 -4.2 9.9 -1.7 1.2  
Mon 13/08/2018 4.3 +0.8 10.6 -1.0 2.2  
Tue 14/08/2018 4.0 +0.5 13.6 +2.0 0.4  
Wed 15/08/2018 6.4 +2.9 13.8 +2.2 0.2  
Thu 16/08/2018 2.8 -0.7 11.2 -0.4 1.8  
Fri 17/08/2018 1.8 -1.7 12.4 +0.8 0.2  
Sat 18/08/2018 2.9 -0.6 9.3 -2.3 3.4  
Sun 19/08/2018 2.5 -1.0 8.4 -3.2 11.0  
Mon 20/08/2018 2.3 -1.2 9 -3 0.4  
Tue 21/08/2018 4 +1 9 -3 5  
Wed 22/08/2018 2 -1 - - 0.4  
 
August 2018 Average 3.1 -0.4 11.2 -0.4    
Aug 1957-2016 Average 3.5   11.6      
Aug 1957-2016 Highest 11.2 28th 1972 23.0 29th 1982    
Aug 1957-2016 Lowest -5.0 8th 1963 4.3 8th 1960    
 
August 2018 Total         59.8 19 day(s)
Aug 1908-2016 Average Total         74.0 19.6 day(s)
Aug 1908-2016 Wettest Total         167.1 1909
Aug 1908-2016 Wettest 24hr Total         72.1 20th 1909
Aug 1908-2016 Driest Total         13.0 1982
 
Jan-Aug 2018 Total         358.2 104 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1908-2017 Average Total         443.9 111.0 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

BALLARAT AERODROME
Central, Victoria
37.5127°S 143.7911°E 435m AMSL
Commenced 1908
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