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Sheffield 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 4.7 +0.8 7.8 -3.9 11.0  
Sun 02/08/2015 1.7 -2.2 - - 0.2  
 
August 2015 Average 3.2 -0.7 17 7.8 -3.9    
Aug 1997-2014 Average 3.9   11.7      
Aug 1997-2014 Highest 11.0 29th 1999 17.7 24th 2005    
Aug 1997-2014 Lowest -2.4 21st 2013 5.0 20th 2001    
 
August 2015 Total         17 11.2 2 day(s)
Aug 1997-2014 Average Total         133.2 17.6 day(s)
Aug 1997-2014 Wettest Total         309.6 2013
Aug 1997-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         62.4 31st 2005
Aug 1997-2014 Driest Total         26.0 2002
 
Jan-Aug 2015 Total         491.4 93 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1997-2014 Average Total         685.6 103.2 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.

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SHEFFIELD SCHOOL FARM
Northwest Coast, Tasmania
41.3886°S 146.3219°E 294m AMSL
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