Sweers Island Daily Summaries

August 2019
icon icon icon icon
Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Thu 01/08/2019 19.7 +1.1 26.0 -0.8 0.0  
Fri 02/08/2019 18.2 -0.4 25.0 -1.8 0.0  
Sat 03/08/2019 19.4 +0.8 26.8 +0.0 0.0  
Sun 04/08/2019 21.1 +2.5 27.0 +0.2 0.0  
Mon 05/08/2019 20.1 +1.5 25.6 -1.2 0.0  
Tue 06/08/2019 20.3 +1.7 25.8 -1.0 0.0  
Wed 07/08/2019 19.6 +1.0 28.9 +2.1 0.0  
Thu 08/08/2019 16.4 -2.2 28.1 +1.3 0.0  
Fri 09/08/2019 16.5 -2.1 27.6 +0.8 0.0  
Sat 10/08/2019 20.4 +1.8 26.6 -0.2 0.0  
Sun 11/08/2019 18.1 -0.5 24.2 -2.6 0.0  
Mon 12/08/2019 16.3 -2.3 24.2 -2.6 0.0  
Tue 13/08/2019 16.8 -1.8 25.9 -0.9 0.0  
Wed 14/08/2019 17.8 -0.8 24.3 -2.5 0.0  
Thu 15/08/2019 19.7 +1.1 26.2 -0.6 0.0  
Fri 16/08/2019 19.9 +1.3 26.3 -0.5 0.0  
Sat 17/08/2019 20.3 +1.7 27.6 +0.8 0.0  
Sun 18/08/2019 20.2 +1.6 27.9 +1.1 0.0  
Mon 19/08/2019 21.0 +2.4 26.4 -0.4 0.0  
Tue 20/08/2019 17.3 -1.3 25.6 -1.2 0.0  
Wed 21/08/2019 18.0 -0.6 26.2 -0.6 0.0  
Thu 22/08/2019 19.0 +0.4 26.8 +0.0 0.0  
Fri 23/08/2019 15.4 -3.2 24.1 -2.7 0.0  
Sat 24/08/2019 17.1 -1.5 25.8 -1.0 0.0  
Sun 25/08/2019 18.5 -0.1 25.4 -1.4 0.0  
Mon 26/08/2019 19.2 +0.6 28.6 +1.8 0.0  
Tue 27/08/2019 16.6 -2.0 29.1 +2.3 0.0  
Wed 28/08/2019 18.9 +0.3 27.7 +0.9 0.0  
Thu 29/08/2019 17.7 -0.9 26.2 -0.6 0.0  
Fri 30/08/2019 16.2 -2.4 28.5 +1.7 0.0  
Sat 31/08/2019 17.5 -1.1 28.2 +1.4 0.0  
 
August 2019 Average 18.5 -0.1 26.5 -0.3    
Aug 2001-2016 Average 18.6   26.8      
Aug 2001-2016 Highest 23.9 27th 2009 32.5 28th 2011    
Aug 2001-2016 Lowest 10.7 5th 2002 20.7 17th 2007    
 
August 2019 Total         0.0 0 day(s)
Aug 1893-2016 Average Total         1.9 0.5 day(s)
Aug 1893-2016 Wettest Total         21.8 1893
Aug 1893-2016 Wettest 24hr Total         21.8 19th 1893
Aug 1893-2016 Driest Total         0.0 1895
 
Jan-Aug 2019 Total         618.8 40 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1893-2017 Average Total         940.6 43.9 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.
10  
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

SWEERS ISLAND
Gulf Country, Queensland
17.1142°S 139.5981°E 4m AMSL
Commenced 1893
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

IOD reaches new (dry) heights

13:48 EDT

  The strongest positive Indian Ocean Dipole of the last two decades is limiting rainfall in Australia this spring.

Feral cat in Simpson Desert eats entire kangaroo carcass, surprising researchers

06:48 EDT

A PhD student studying the environmental impact of animal carcasses has filmed a feral cat eating an entire kangaroo in the Simpson Desert.

Queensland's weather outlook for summer forecasts fewer cyclones, more severe bushfires

00:06 EDT

Fewer cyclones are forecast but the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has warned a "dangerous cocktail" is brewing for the remainder of Queensland's fire season.