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August 2017
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Tue 01/08/2017 6.0 24
Wed 02/08/2017 0.4 24
Thu 03/08/2017 0.6 24
Fri 04/08/2017 0.0 24
Sat 05/08/2017 7.6 24
Sun 06/08/2017 25.8 24
Mon 07/08/2017 2.4 24
Tue 08/08/2017 12.4 24
Wed 09/08/2017 5.2 24
Thu 10/08/2017 1.0 24
Fri 11/08/2017 21.4 24
Sat 12/08/2017 39.0 24
Sun 13/08/2017 5.2 24
Mon 14/08/2017 23.4 24
Tue 15/08/2017 0.4 24
Wed 16/08/2017 25.2 24
 
August 2017 Total 176.0 15 day(s)
August 1997-2016 Average Total 373.4 23.3 day(s)
August 1997-2016 Wettest Total 514.4 2003
August 1997-2016 Wettest 24hr Total 136.6 6th 2013
August 1997-2016 Driest Total 102.4 2004
 
Jan-Aug 2017 Total 2102.2 194 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1997-2017 Average Total 2515.5 181.5 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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MOUNT READ
West & Sth Coast, Tasmania
41.8444°S 145.5417°E 1120m AMSL
Commenced 1996
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Climate change not the full story when it comes to above average winter temperatures

06:33 EST

Temperatures across southern Queensland and northern NSW have been up to 13 degrees Celsius above the August maximum on a number of days this week, and while climate change may the words on everyone's lips, it is not the whole story.

Damaging winds and flooding threaten South Australia

21:12 EST

It's going to be a windy 24 hours in South Australia as the second cold front of the week crosses the state's south.

Winter warmth strikes eastern states

18:07 EST

Parts of Queensland and New South Wales experienced their highest August temperature in eight years today.