Sandy Cape Daily Summaries

August 2019
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Thu 01/08/2019 - - - - -  
Fri 02/08/2019 - - - - -  
Sat 03/08/2019 16.5 +1.3 23.1 +0.8 1.2  
Sun 04/08/2019 14.8 -0.4 23.5 +1.2 0.4  
Mon 05/08/2019 17.2 +2.0 23.2 +0.9 0.0  
Tue 06/08/2019 15.6 +0.4 23.8 +1.5 0.8  
Wed 07/08/2019 18.4 +3.2 22.9 +0.6 0.0  
Thu 08/08/2019 15.5 +0.3 23.5 +1.2 19.8  
Fri 09/08/2019 16.9 +1.7 22.1 -0.2 0.2  
Sat 10/08/2019 17.4 +2.2 22.4 +0.1 0.0  
Sun 11/08/2019 12.2 -3.0 18.6 -3.7 0.0  
Mon 12/08/2019 12.8 -2.4 19.5 -2.8 0.0  
Tue 13/08/2019 12.8 -2.4 21.8 -0.5 0.0  
Wed 14/08/2019 15.2 +0.0 23.0 +0.7 15.6  
Thu 15/08/2019 17.3 +2.1 23.4 +1.1 0.0  
Fri 16/08/2019 17.5 +2.3 24.1 +1.8 0.0  
Sat 17/08/2019 16.1 +0.9 23.5 +1.2 0.0  
Sun 18/08/2019 17.4 +2.2 24.4 +2.1 0.0  
Mon 19/08/2019 17.5 +2.3 24.3 +2.0 0.0  
Tue 20/08/2019 12.7 -2.5 21.5 -0.8 0.0  
Wed 21/08/2019 13.2 -2.0 22.0 -0.3 0.0  
Thu 22/08/2019 15.1 -0.1 23.1 +0.8 0.0  
Fri 23/08/2019 16.0 +0.8 22.2 -0.1 0.4  
Sat 24/08/2019 15.6 +0.4 22.8 +0.5 0.2  
Sun 25/08/2019 15.8 +0.6 23.9 +1.6 0.0  
Mon 26/08/2019 17.4 +2.2 24.1 +1.8 0.0  
Tue 27/08/2019 18.1 +2.9 25.3 +3.0 0.0  
Wed 28/08/2019 17.4 +2.2 25.0 +2.7 0.0  
Thu 29/08/2019 18.0 +2.8 25.4 +3.1 0.0  
Fri 30/08/2019 16.1 +0.9 25.1 +2.8 0.0  
Sat 31/08/2019 14.9 -0.3 24.6 +2.3 0.0  
 
August 2019 Average 15.9 +0.7 23.2 +0.9    
Aug 1957-2016 Average 15.2   22.3      
Aug 1957-2016 Highest 20.1 28th 1973 27.2 14th 2009    
Aug 1957-2016 Lowest 5.6 7th 1960 13.1 7th 1995    
 
August 2019 Total         38.6 8 day(s)
Aug 1887-2016 Average Total         64.9 10.0 day(s)
Aug 1887-2016 Wettest Total         252.6 2002
Aug 1887-2016 Wettest 24hr Total         111.0 24th 1964
Aug 1887-2016 Driest Total         0.2 1976
 
Jan-Aug 2019 Total         476.6 88 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1887-2017 Average Total         993.0 109.1 day(s)
 
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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

SANDY CAPE LIGHTHOUSE
Wide Bay Burnett, Queensland
24.7297°S 153.2083°E 99m AMSL
Commenced 1871
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