Arkaroola 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 0.5 -4.1 - - 0.0  
Sun 02/08/2020 - - 23.2 +4.1 0.0  
Mon 03/08/2020 3.8 -0.8 24.2 +5.1 0.0  
Tue 04/08/2020 4.9 +0.3 16.5 -2.6 0.0  
Wed 05/08/2020 2.0 -2.6 12.8 -6.3 0.0  
Thu 06/08/2020 7.0 +2.4 36 10.2 -8.9 0.6  
Fri 07/08/2020 4.0 -0.6 - - 11.6  
Sat 08/08/2020 - - - - -  
Sun 09/08/2020 - - - - -  
Mon 10/08/2020 - - - - -  
Tue 11/08/2020 - - - - -  
Wed 12/08/2020 - - - - -  
Thu 13/08/2020 - - - - -  
Fri 14/08/2020 - - - - -  
 
August 2020 Average 3.7 -0.9 17.4 -1.7    
Aug 1978-2016 Average 4.6   19.1      
Aug 1978-2016 Highest 19.5 26th 2004 31.8 24th 1995    
Aug 1978-2016 Lowest -4.3 11th 1994 10.4 21st 1979    
 
August 2020 Total         12.2 2 day(s)
Aug 1938-2016 Average Total         14.3 3.2 day(s)
Aug 1938-2016 Wettest Total         72.3 1973
Aug 1938-2016 Wettest 24hr Total         53.6 12th 1952
Aug 1938-2016 Driest Total         0.0 1940
 
Jan-Aug 2020 Total         103.0 17 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1938-2017 Average Total         179.9 23.3 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.

Station Details

ARKAROOLA
NE Pastoral, South Australia
30.3110°S 139.3357°E 318m AMSL
Commenced 1938
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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.