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Friendly Beach 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 6.5 +0.3 14.9 +0.2 0.0  
Thu 02/08/2018 2.0 -4.2 14.4 -0.3 0.0  
Fri 03/08/2018 5.9 -0.3 15.6 +0.9 0.0  
Sat 04/08/2018 8.7 +2.5 16.6 +1.9 0.2  
Sun 05/08/2018 10.2 +4.0 19.4 +4.7 0.0  
Mon 06/08/2018 9.7 +3.5 12.0 -2.7 0.0  
Tue 07/08/2018 6.1 -0.1 13.8 -0.9 3.2  
Wed 08/08/2018 8.8 +2.6 16.9 +2.2 0.0  
Thu 09/08/2018 6.3 +0.1 15.1 +0.4 0.0  
Fri 10/08/2018 9.2 +3.0 19.8 +5.1 0.0  
Sat 11/08/2018 6.8 +0.6 9.6 -5.1 0.0  
Sun 12/08/2018 3.6 -2.6 14.1 -0.6 1.2  
Mon 13/08/2018 6.4 +0.2 14.4 -0.3 0.0  
Tue 14/08/2018 10.1 +3.9 18.2 +3.5 0.0  
Wed 15/08/2018 10.2 +4.0 14.4 -0.3 0.8  
Thu 16/08/2018 6.6 +0.4 14.9 +0.2 0.0  
Fri 17/08/2018 5.9 -0.3 15.9 +1.2 0.0  
Sat 18/08/2018 8.0 +1.8 15 +0 0.0  
 
August 2018 Average 7.3 +1.1 15.3 +0.6    
Aug 1997-2016 Average 6.2   14.7      
Aug 1997-2016 Highest 14.0 10th 2007 23.5 29th 2005    
Aug 1997-2016 Lowest -0.1 2nd 2004 7.6 3rd 2015    
 
August 2018 Total         5.4 4 day(s)
Aug 1997-2016 Average Total         50.7 11.4 day(s)
Aug 1997-2016 Wettest Total         114.4 2010
Aug 1997-2016 Wettest 24hr Total         62.0 11th 2010
Aug 1997-2016 Driest Total         4.2 2006
 
Jan-Aug 2018 Total         303.0 80 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1997-2017 Average Total         442.7 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.

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FRIENDLY BEACHES
East Coast, Tasmania
41.9953°S 148.2794°E 55m AMSL
Commenced 1997
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