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King Island Ap Daily Summaries

August 2015
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Sat 01/08/2015 7.9 +0.1 11.3 -2.4 7.2  
Sun 02/08/2015 8.0 +0.2 12.3 -1.4 1.8  
Mon 03/08/2015 3.6 -4.2 9.2 -4.5 6.4  
Tue 04/08/2015 5.6 -2.2 12 -2 1.6  
 
August 2015 Average 19 6.3 -1.5 19 11.2 -2.5    
Aug 1995-2014 Average 7.8   13.7      
Aug 1995-2014 Highest 14.4 29th 2005 21.4 27th 2007    
Aug 1995-2014 Lowest 0.0 26th 2006 7.9 10th 2005    
 
August 2015 Total         17.0 4 day(s)
Aug 1974-2014 Average Total         115.8 19.0 day(s)
Aug 1974-2014 Wettest Total         213.6 1991
Aug 1974-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         34.4 21st 1975
Aug 1974-2014 Driest Total         11.0 1982
 
Jan-Aug 2015 Total         455.6 135 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1974-2014 Average Total         573.3 107.6 day(s)
 
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KING ISLAND AIRPORT
King Island, Tasmania
39.8801°S 143.8829°E 37m AMSL
Commenced 1962
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Grantham flood inquiry: Three people missing after 2011 deluge in Queensland never found, commission hears

19:04 EST

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Ten people stranded in heavy snow rescued by helicopter from Tasmania's Mount Field national park

18:53 EST

Emergency workers have launched another rescue operation for people stranded in heavy snow, this time for 10 people snowed in at Lake Dobson in Mount Field National Park, about 75 kilometres north-west of Hobart.

Drought concessional loan scheme to be re-opened within days, says Federal Government drought coordinator

16:30 EST

A new "drought coordinator" working on the border of Victoria and South Australia, says the next round of drought concessional loans will be opened within days and funding boosts will be announced for a list of service providers.