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Richmond Rainfall Reports

August 2015
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
 
August 2015 Total - 0 day(s)
August 1988-2008 Average Total 48.7 13.5 day(s)
August 1988-2008 Wettest Total 86.4 2003
August 1988-2008 Wettest 24hr Total 26.8 1st 1994
August 1988-2008 Driest Total 8.0 2006
 
Jan-Aug 2015 Total 240.4 80 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1988-2009 Average Total 300.7 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.

Station Details

RICHMOND (STRATHAYR)
Lower Derwent, Tasmania
42.7578°S 147.3817°E 85m AMSL
Commenced 1988
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Rain and thunderstorms saturate southern NSW

12:27 EST

Areas of rain rolled across southern New South Wales yesterday and into early this morning, bringing some of the best August rainfall in several years for some places.

Tsunamis in Australia?

15:37 EST

With another earthquake of 5.7 magnitude being recorded today near off the southern Queensland coast, meteorologists and oceanographers are keeping a wary eye on the potential for tsunamis.

Hobart hopes for snow on Monday.

11:43 EST

A series of strong cold fronts which are moving in quick succession over southeastern parts of Australia threaten to bring low level snow over the coming days to parts of Tasmania.