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Ballarat Ap Rainfall Reports

August 2015
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Sat 01/08/2015 2.0 24
Sun 02/08/2015 0.0 24
August 2015 Total 106 2.0 1 day(s)
August 1908-2014 Average Total 74.5 19.6 day(s)
August 1908-2014 Wettest Total 167.1 1909
August 1908-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 72.1 20th 1909
August 1908-2014 Driest Total 13.0 1982
Jan-Aug 2015 Total 328.8 91 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1908-2014 Average Total 444.8 111.0 day(s)
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
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

Central, Victoria
37.5127°S 143.7911°E 435m AMSL
Commenced 1908
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Weather News

I thought it was supposed to be winter?

16:29 EST

Spring-like temperatures are bathing central and northern parts of New South Wales today, with some places experiencing record temperatures for this time of the year.

Rain and thunderstorms saturate southern NSW

12:27 EST

Areas of rain rolled across southern New South Wales yesterday and into early this morning, bringing some of the best August rainfall in several years for some places.

Tsunamis in Australia?

15:37 EST

With another earthquake of 5.7 magnitude being recorded today near off the southern Queensland coast, meteorologists and oceanographers are keeping a wary eye on the potential for tsunamis.