Channel Point Daily Summaries

August 2020
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Sat 01/08/2020 14.5 -3.4 29.5 -0.1 0.0  
Sun 02/08/2020 15.0 -2.9 27.0 -2.6 0.0  
Mon 03/08/2020 17.0 -0.9 27.0 -2.6 0.0  
Tue 04/08/2020 18.0 +0.1 28.0 -1.6 0.0  
Wed 05/08/2020 18.5 +0.6 28.0 -1.6 0.0  
Thu 06/08/2020 22.0 +4.1 27.2 -2.4 0.0  
Fri 07/08/2020 17.0 -0.9 30.2 +0.6 0.0  
Sat 08/08/2020 15.0 -2.9 32.0 +2.4 0.0  
Sun 09/08/2020 17.0 -0.9 31.8 +2.2 0.0  
Mon 10/08/2020 18.0 +0.1 28.5 -1.1 0.0  
Tue 11/08/2020 19.5 +1.6 29.0 -0.6 0.0  
Wed 12/08/2020 22.0 +4.1 29.0 -0.6 0.0  
Thu 13/08/2020 22.0 +4.1 29.0 -0.6 0.0  
Fri 14/08/2020 20.5 +2.6 - - 0.0  
 
August 2020 Average 18.3 +0.4 28.9 -0.7    
Aug 1994-2016 Average 17.9   29.6      
Aug 1994-2016 Highest 24.6 23rd 2003 36.0 25th 1998    
Aug 1994-2016 Lowest 10.9 6th 2016 25.2 8th 1995    
 
August 2020 Total         0.0 0 day(s)
Aug 1991-2016 Average Total         4.1 0.8 day(s)
Aug 1991-2016 Wettest Total         52.4 1996
Aug 1991-2016 Wettest 24hr Total         51.4 19th 1996
Aug 1991-2016 Driest Total         0.0 1991
 
Jan-Aug 2020 Total         802.6 41 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1991-2017 Average Total         1345.9 66.9 day(s)
 
Highlights the coolest minimum or maximum temperature during the period.
 
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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

CHANNEL POINT
Darwin-Daly, Northern Territory
13.1672°S 130.1226°E 3m AMSL
Commenced 1990
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Weather News

Wettest August in years for far western NSW

11:08 EST

After widespread falls last week, another rain band swept much of NSW during Friday, making monthly totals already exceed the average in some places.   Bourke and Cobar collected 13mm from this last rain event, which makes the total rainfall so far this month exceed 30 and 40mm, respectively.

Increasing chances of La Nina rains for Australia

15:52 EST

The prospect of a wet and stormy spring is increasing for large parts of Australia, with the U.S.