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Karnet Daily Summaries

August 2015
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Sat 01/08/2015 8.9 +2.6 14.5 -1.5 4.6  
Sun 02/08/2015 4.5 -1.8 14.6 -1.4 0.0  
Mon 03/08/2015 - - 16 +0 0.0  
 
August 2015 Average 6.7 +0.4 15.0 -1.0    
Aug 1965-2014 Average 6.3   16.0      
Aug 1965-2014 Highest 14.4 8th 2013 25.0 26th 1998    
Aug 1965-2014 Lowest -2.0 1st 1994 8.0 5th 1973    
 
August 2015 Total         50 4.6 1 day(s)
Aug 1964-2014 Average Total         188.8 18.5 day(s)
Aug 1964-2014 Wettest Total         294.1 1964
Aug 1964-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         116.8 4th 1964
Aug 1964-2014 Driest Total         34.0 2008
 
Jan-Aug 2015 Total         491.5 65 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1964-2014 Average Total         886.2 88.1 day(s)
 
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Station Details

KARNET
Lower West, Western Australia
32.4389°S 116.0789°E 286m AMSL
Commenced 1963
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Weather News

Tasmanian snow: Two men rescued from snowbound car in central Tasmania; more snowfalls expected

20:13 EST

Two men stranded with their car in deep snow at Mount Field, about 75 kilometres north-west of Hobart, for nearly 24 hours have been rescued.

Farmers across Tasmania wake up to pastures and vegetable paddocks covered in snow

15:50 EST

Rare snowfalls have blanketed the most unlikely parts of Tasmania, with farmers along the north-west coast waking up to white paddocks.

Grantham flood inquiry: Quarry worker denies waste used to build embankment walls

15:42 EST

A former employee at the Grantham quarry has told the Queensland Floods Commission of Inquiry that quarry waste was not used to build embankment walls around the site.