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Cape Otway Daily Summaries

August 2017
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Tue 01/08/2017 6 -2 13 -1 0.0  
Wed 02/08/2017 8 +0 12 -2 0.2  
Thu 03/08/2017 8.8 +1.0 10.8 -3.0 0.0  
Fri 04/08/2017 8.2 +0.4 11.7 -2.1 0.0  
Sat 05/08/2017 8.2 +0.4 13.1 -0.7 14.6  
Sun 06/08/2017 7.9 +0.1 12.4 -1.4 0.8  
Mon 07/08/2017 6.1 -1.7 12.7 -1.1 6.6  
Tue 08/08/2017 9.5 +1.7 13.1 -0.7 0.8  
Wed 09/08/2017 9.0 +1.2 16.3 +2.5 13.0  
Thu 10/08/2017 11.0 +3.2 17.8 +4.0 0.0  
Fri 11/08/2017 8.6 +0.8 12.9 -0.9 7.2  
Sat 12/08/2017 10.3 +2.5 14.0 +0.2 4.8  
Sun 13/08/2017 9.1 +1.3 18.1 +4.3 1.0  
Mon 14/08/2017 11.0 +3.2 15.9 +2.1 0.0  
Tue 15/08/2017 9.5 +1.7 16.8 +3.0 0.2  
Wed 16/08/2017 8.0 +0.2 13.5 -0.3 26.6  
Thu 17/08/2017 8.1 +0.3 11.9 -1.9 29.4  
Fri 18/08/2017 6.0 -1.8 11.2 -2.6 30.2  
Sat 19/08/2017 6.9 -0.9 11.7 -2.1 4.0  
Sun 20/08/2017 4.9 -2.9 12.3 -1.5 0.0  
Mon 21/08/2017 6.8 -1.0 11.9 -1.9 0.4  
Tue 22/08/2017 6.4 -1.4 15 +1 0.6  
Wed 23/08/2017 10.4 +2.6 13 -1 0.2  
 
August 2017 Average 8.2 +0.4 13.5 -0.3    
Aug 1864-2016 Average 7.8   13.8      
Aug 1864-2016 Highest 16.5 26th 1977 25.0 20th 1995    
Aug 1864-2016 Lowest 1.1 11th 1866 6.7 2nd 1935    
 
August 2017 Total         140.6 17 day(s)
Aug 1868-2016 Average Total         103.7 20.6 day(s)
Aug 1868-2016 Wettest Total         218.2 2010
Aug 1868-2016 Wettest 24hr Total         48.8 11th 2010
Aug 1868-2016 Driest Total         29.2 1914
 
Jan-Aug 2017 Total         635.4 119 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1868-2017 Average Total         606.7 125.0 day(s)
 
Highlights the coolest minimum or maximum temperature during the period.
 
Highlights the warmest minimum or maximum temperature during the period.
 
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
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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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Weather News

Near-record August heat in Broome

16:33 EST

Broome experienced its warmest August day in 22 years this week, twice.

Early bushfire season in parts of NSW

10:30 EST

The NSW Rural Fire Service announced this week that nine Local Government Areas will commence their bushfire season early this year, following a run of warm and dry weather during winter.

Hobart longing for rain

16:27 EST

Hobart could be having its first wetter than average month since January tomorrow.