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Scamander Daily Summaries

February 2017
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
February 2017 Average -   -      
Feb 1975-2013 Average 13.0   21.7      
Feb 1975-2013 Highest 20.5 16th 1982 39.8 1st 1983    
Feb 1975-2013 Lowest 5.3 10th 1980 13.6 27th 1985    
February 2017 Total         - 0 day(s)
Feb 1975-2013 Average Total         45.4 8.2 day(s)
Feb 1975-2013 Wettest Total         227.4 2008
Feb 1975-2013 Wettest 24hr Total         90.0 5th 2008
Feb 1975-2013 Driest Total         1.5 1987
Jan-Feb 2017 Total         - 0 day(s)
Jan-Feb 1975-2013 Average Total         100.6 16.9 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

East Coast, Tasmania
41.4639°S 148.2644°E 3m AMSL
Commenced 1974 / Closed 2013
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Weather News

Power plant outages contributed to overloading scare during NSW heatwave, report finds

18:22 EDT

Australia's energy operator has found power plant failures contributed to the unprecedented pressure on the New South Wales electricity grid during this month's heatwave.

Sydney flying fox backyard rescues at record high due to food shortage, heat

15:24 EDT

Flying fox rescuers in Sydney are experiencing "the worst season ever" as a record number of bats get caught and injured in nets used to protect backyard fruit trees.

Weekend rainfall on the cards for hot and dry inland NSW

11:55 EDT

With a few days to go until the official end to the summer season, it looks like parts of New South Wales could still see the odd drop of rain.