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Mt Read Daily Summaries

April 2018
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Sun 01/04/2018 - - - - 7.6  
Mon 02/04/2018 - - - - 43.2  
Tue 03/04/2018 - - - - 18.8  
Wed 04/04/2018 - - - - 6.4  
Thu 05/04/2018 - - - - 1.6  
Fri 06/04/2018 - - - - 13.6  
Sat 07/04/2018 - - - - 0.2  
Sun 08/04/2018 - - - - 4.8  
Mon 09/04/2018 - - - - 14.8  
Tue 10/04/2018 4.8 +1.3 11.3 +2.3 -  
Wed 11/04/2018 6.5 +3.0 11.9 +2.9 0.4  
Thu 12/04/2018 6.0 +2.5 9.1 +0.1 1.2  
Fri 13/04/2018 3.6 +0.1 7.6 -1.4 28.4  
Sat 14/04/2018 2.9 -0.6 4.9 -4.1 15.6  
Sun 15/04/2018 -0.9 -4.4 8.2 -0.8 32.6  
Mon 16/04/2018 -0.4 -3.9 2.5 -6.5 -  
Tue 17/04/2018 -0.3 -3.8 4.7 -4.3 18.8  
Wed 18/04/2018 0.8 -2.7 7.3 -1.7 2.2  
Thu 19/04/2018 2.0 -1.5 11.1 +2.1 -  
Fri 20/04/2018 2.7 -0.8 - - 0.2  
Sat 21/04/2018 - - - - -  
Sun 22/04/2018 - - - - -  
Mon 23/04/2018 - - - - -  
Tue 24/04/2018 - - 14 +5 -  
 
April 2018 Average 2.5 -1.0 8.4 -0.6    
Apr 1997-2017 Average 3.5   9.0      
Apr 1997-2017 Highest 12.5 10th 2005 19.0 1st 2014    
Apr 1997-2017 Lowest -4.5 28th 1999 -0.2 27th 2009    
 
April 2018 Total         210.4 17 day(s)
Apr 1997-2017 Average Total         292.9 24.3 day(s)
Apr 1997-2017 Wettest Total         495.4 1997
Apr 1997-2017 Wettest 24hr Total         105.0 5th 1997
Apr 1997-2017 Driest Total         90.8 2007
 
Jan-Apr 2018 Total         1141.4 80 day(s)
Jan-Apr 1997-2017 Average Total         954.1 82.4 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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MOUNT READ
West & Sth Coast, Tasmania
41.8444°S 145.5417°E 1120m AMSL
Commenced 1996
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