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Orford 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 4.4 +0.1 12.4 -1.6 2.4  
Sun 02/08/2015 1.9 -2.4 - - 0.0  
 
August 2015 Average 3.2 -1.1 12.4 -1.6    
Aug 1968-2014 Average 4.3   14.0      
Aug 1968-2014 Highest 11.6 7th 2009 22.6 26th 1977    
Aug 1968-2014 Lowest -2.9 2nd 2004 5.4 4th 1974    
 
August 2015 Total         61 2.4 1 day(s)
Aug 1951-2014 Average Total         61.7 13.8 day(s)
Aug 1951-2014 Wettest Total         187.5 1958
Aug 1951-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         83.6 17th 1970
Aug 1951-2014 Driest Total         5.6 1982
 
Jan-Aug 2015 Total         327.3 77 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1951-2014 Average Total         424.4 93.4 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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ORFORD (AUBIN COURT)
East Coast, Tasmania
42.5519°S 147.8753°E 14m AMSL
Commenced 1951
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