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Launceston Ap Daily Summaries

August 2018
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Wed 01/08/2018 1.2 -1.7 12.8 -0.2 5.0  
Thu 02/08/2018 -2.0 -4.9 11.7 -1.3 0.0  
Fri 03/08/2018 1.6 -1.3 13.8 +0.8 0.0  
Sat 04/08/2018 4.3 +1.4 13.0 +0.0 1.0  
Sun 05/08/2018 8.2 +5.3 15.0 +2.0 1.2  
Mon 06/08/2018 5.2 +2.3 11.9 -1.1 12.6  
Tue 07/08/2018 2.7 -0.2 12.4 -0.6 3.8  
Wed 08/08/2018 5.6 +2.7 13.8 +0.8 4.8  
Thu 09/08/2018 1.9 -1.0 13.3 +0.3 0.0  
Fri 10/08/2018 8.1 +5.2 14.5 +1.5 0.0  
Sat 11/08/2018 6.0 +3.1 9.5 -3.5 2.0  
Sun 12/08/2018 -2.7 -5.6 10.7 -2.3 0.8  
Mon 13/08/2018 2.1 -0.8 13.8 +0.8 0.0  
Tue 14/08/2018 6.2 +3.3 14.3 +1.3 0.0  
Wed 15/08/2018 7.8 +4.9 12.2 -0.8 2.2  
Thu 16/08/2018 3.1 +0.2 13 +0 2.4  
 
August 2018 Average 3.7 +0.8 12.9 -0.1    
Aug 2004-2016 Average 2.9   13.0      
Aug 2004-2016 Highest 10.7 30th 2005 20.0 26th 2004    
Aug 2004-2016 Lowest -3.6 12th 2005 6.7 3rd 2015    
 
August 2018 Total         35.8 10 day(s)
Aug 2004-2016 Average Total         81.7 15.8 day(s)
Aug 2004-2016 Wettest Total         212.8 2005
Aug 2004-2016 Wettest 24hr Total         78.0 31st 2005
Aug 2004-2016 Driest Total         17.4 2014
 
Jan-Aug 2018 Total         468.6 90 day(s)
Jan-Aug 2004-2017 Average Total         416.0 90.4 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

LAUNCESTON AIRPORT
Central North, Tasmania
41.5492°S 147.2144°E 167m AMSL
Commenced 2004
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17:14 EST

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Broken Hill plagued by emus as they head into town in search of food, water

16:34 EST

Mobs of emus have taken over the small mining town of Broken Hill in far west New South Wales, running laps of the main street, eating gardens and gate crashing football matches.