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Launceston Ap 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 3.3 +0.1 9.9 -3.2 11.0  
Sun 02/08/2015 2.2 -1.0 9.6 -3.5 0.2  
Mon 03/08/2015 -1.0 -4.2 11 6.7 -6.4 5.8  
Tue 04/08/2015 -3.3 -6.5 10.4 -2.7 0.0  
Wed 05/08/2015 1.2 -2.0 9 -4 0.2  
 
August 2015 Average 11 0.5 -2.7 11 9.1 -4.0    
Aug 2004-2014 Average 3.2   13.1      
Aug 2004-2014 Highest 10.7 30th 2005 20.0 26th 2004    
Aug 2004-2014 Lowest -3.6 12th 2005 7.4 2nd 2004    
 
August 2015 Total         11 17.2 4 day(s)
Aug 2004-2014 Average Total         88.5 16.2 day(s)
Aug 2004-2014 Wettest Total         212.8 2005
Aug 2004-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         78.0 31st 2005
Aug 2004-2014 Driest Total         17.4 2014
 
Jan-Aug 2015 Total         338.0 92 day(s)
Jan-Aug 2004-2014 Average Total         406.3 89.6 day(s)
 
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Station Details

LAUNCESTON AIRPORT
Central North, Tasmania
41.5492°S 147.2144°E 167m AMSL
Commenced 2004
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Weather News

Tasmania's snowy cold snap revives fortunes of Ben Lomond ski field

16:31 EST

Tasmania's cold snap is providing a remarkable turnaround for the prospects of the Ben Lomond ski field east of Launceston.

Grantham floods inquiry hears Queensland Police could not fully investigate flood-related deaths

16:28 EST

The Grantham Floods Commission of Inquiry has heard the previous inquiry into the 2011 deluge prevented police from fully investigating the deaths that occurred during the disaster.

Maatsuyker Island power cut: Parks staff to assess damage after lightning strike

16:22 EST

Parks and Wildlife will send staff by helicopter to remote Maatsuyker Island off Tasmania's south coast to assess damage from a lightning strike which has affected weather forecasting.