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Cape Otway Daily Summaries

October 2018
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Mon 01/10/2018 7.1 -2.4 16.4 -0.5 0.0  
Tue 02/10/2018 13.0 +3.5 22.4 +5.5 0.0  
Wed 03/10/2018 13.0 +3.5 15.3 -1.6 0.0  
Thu 04/10/2018 10.1 +0.6 12.9 -4.0 0.0  
Fri 05/10/2018 10.2 +0.7 14.6 -2.3 0.4  
Sat 06/10/2018 8.8 -0.7 15.9 -1.0 0.0  
Sun 07/10/2018 11.6 +2.1 20.0 +3.1 0.0  
Mon 08/10/2018 13.6 +4.1 21.4 +4.5 1.6  
Tue 09/10/2018 12.8 +3.3 13.7 -3.2 4.6  
Wed 10/10/2018 9.9 +0.4 12.9 -4.0 2.4  
Thu 11/10/2018 10.6 +1.1 14.4 -2.5 0.0  
Fri 12/10/2018 11.6 +2.1 16.0 -0.9 0.0  
Sat 13/10/2018 11.0 +1.5 20.4 +3.5 0.0  
Sun 14/10/2018 12.6 +3.1 22.8 +5.9 0.0  
Mon 15/10/2018 17.1 +7.6 22.1 +5.2 0.0  
Tue 16/10/2018 17.0 +7.5 24.9 +8.0 0.4  
Wed 17/10/2018 12.7 +3.2 18.1 +1.2 17.4  
Thu 18/10/2018 12.8 +3.3 15 -2 18.2  
 
October 2018 Average 12.0 +2.5 17.7 +0.8    
Oct 1864-2016 Average 9.5   16.9      
Oct 1864-2016 Highest 22.2 16th 1873 34.2 24th 1914    
Oct 1864-2016 Lowest -0.6 6th 1900 8.9 19th 1932    
 
October 2018 Total         45.0 7 day(s)
Oct 1868-2016 Average Total         79.3 16.8 day(s)
Oct 1868-2016 Wettest Total         225.1 1949
Oct 1868-2016 Wettest 24hr Total         68.3 3rd 1886
Oct 1868-2016 Driest Total         6.5 1914
 
Jan-Oct 2018 Total         824.2 149 day(s)
Jan-Oct 1868-2017 Average Total         774.0 160.5 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

CAPE OTWAY LIGHTHOUSE
South West, Victoria
38.8556°S 143.5128°E 82m AMSL
Commenced 1861
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21:00 EDT

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BoM predicts more storms as Penrith hit with one month's rain in half an hour

13:51 EDT

The heavens opened hard and fast in western Sydney last night, with some areas receiving a month's worth of rain in half an hour.

Grazier's heartbreak watching rain pass him by

10:50 EDT

As the crow flies, pastoralists Lachlan Gall and Brendan Cullen live about 100 kilometres apart in the far west of New South Wales.