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Flinders Island Rainfall Reports

August 2017
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Tue 01/08/2017 0.0 24
Wed 02/08/2017 0.2 24
Thu 03/08/2017 0.0 24
Fri 04/08/2017 3.0 24
Sat 05/08/2017 5.6 24
Sun 06/08/2017 4.2 24
Mon 07/08/2017 16.6 24
Tue 08/08/2017 0.6 24
Wed 09/08/2017 0.0 24
Thu 10/08/2017 0.0 24
Fri 11/08/2017 0.0 24
Sat 12/08/2017 8.6 24
Sun 13/08/2017 1.0 24
Mon 14/08/2017 1.6 24
Tue 15/08/2017 0.0 24
Wed 16/08/2017 12.8 24
 
August 2017 Total 54.2 10 day(s)
August 1942-2016 Average Total 76.0 18.5 day(s)
August 1942-2016 Wettest Total 174.6 2009
August 1942-2016 Wettest 24hr Total 69.9 16th 1958
August 1942-2016 Driest Total 6.4 1982
 
Jan-Aug 2017 Total 435.8 86 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1942-2017 Average Total 500.8 112.3 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

FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT
Furneaux Islands, Tasmania
40.0911°S 148.0024°E 9m AMSL
Commenced 1942
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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.