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Launceston Ap Rainfall Reports

August 2018
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Wed 01/08/2018 5.0 24
Thu 02/08/2018 0.0 24
Fri 03/08/2018 0.0 24
Sat 04/08/2018 1.0 24
Sun 05/08/2018 1.2 24
Mon 06/08/2018 12.6 24
Tue 07/08/2018 3.8 24
Wed 08/08/2018 4.8 24
Thu 09/08/2018 0.0 24
Fri 10/08/2018 0.0 24
Sat 11/08/2018 2.0 24
Sun 12/08/2018 0.8 24
Mon 13/08/2018 0.0 24
Tue 14/08/2018 0.0 24
Wed 15/08/2018 2.2 24
Thu 16/08/2018 2.4 24
Fri 17/08/2018 0.2 24
Sat 18/08/2018 8.0 24
Sun 19/08/2018 0.8 24
 
August 2018 Total 44.8 13 day(s)
August 2004-2016 Average Total 81.7 15.8 day(s)
August 2004-2016 Wettest Total 212.8 2005
August 2004-2016 Wettest 24hr Total 78.0 31st 2005
August 2004-2016 Driest Total 17.4 2014
 
Jan-Aug 2018 Total 477.6 93 day(s)
Jan-Aug 2004-2017 Average Total 416.0 90.4 day(s)
 
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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LAUNCESTON AIRPORT
Central North, Tasmania
41.5492°S 147.2144°E 167m AMSL
Commenced 2004
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