Newcastle 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 8.7 +0.7 20.0 +0.3 0.0  
Fri 02/08/2019 6.2 -1.8 18.0 -1.7 0.0  
Sat 03/08/2019 5.8 -2.2 22.0 +2.3 0.0  
Sun 04/08/2019 7.2 -0.8 19.1 -0.6 0.0  
Mon 05/08/2019 6.9 -1.1 20.2 +0.5 0.0  
Tue 06/08/2019 4.2 -3.8 22.4 +2.7 0.0  
Wed 07/08/2019 3.8 -4.2 23.2 +3.5 0.0  
Thu 08/08/2019 6.4 -1.6 23.2 +3.5 0.0  
Fri 09/08/2019 12.1 +4.1 20.0 +0.3 0.0  
Sat 10/08/2019 8.0 +0.0 16.3 -3.4 0.0  
Sun 11/08/2019 7.2 -0.8 - - 0.0  
Mon 12/08/2019 - - 20.5 +0.8 0.0  
Tue 13/08/2019 3.3 -4.7 18.7 -1.0 0.0  
Wed 14/08/2019 2.2 -5.8 22.0 +2.3 0.0  
Thu 15/08/2019 2.8 -5.2 21.6 +1.9 0.0  
Fri 16/08/2019 3.1 -4.9 25.0 +5.3 0.0  
Sat 17/08/2019 8.8 +0.8 20.2 +0.5 0.0  
Sun 18/08/2019 5.4 -2.6 23.2 +3.5 0.0  
Mon 19/08/2019 11.8 +3.8 - - 0.0  
 
August 2019 Average 6.3 -1.7 20.9 +1.2    
Aug 1998-2016 Average 8.0   19.7      
Aug 1998-2016 Highest 15.2 31st 2005 30.5 23rd 2012    
Aug 1998-2016 Lowest 0.0 15th 2016 13.3 16th 2004    
 
August 2019 Total         17 0.0 0 day(s)
Aug 1998-2016 Average Total         59.2 9.2 day(s)
Aug 1998-2016 Wettest Total         186.5 1998
Aug 1998-2016 Wettest 24hr Total         71.0 18th 2004
Aug 1998-2016 Driest Total         0.4 2005
 
Jan-Aug 2019 Total         432.7 48 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1998-2017 Average Total         818.6 90.1 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

NEWCASTLE UNIVERSITY
Hunter, New South Wales ACT
32.8906°S 151.7068°E 21m AMSL
Commenced 1998
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Queensland dust blows over Gulf of Carpentaria

21:23 EST

Strong winds ejected a large plume of Queensland dust across Gulf of Carpentaria on Monday.

Fog covers Brisbane, delaying flights and suspending CityCat services

17:19 EST

Heavy fog blanketed much of South East Queensland this morning, with forecasters labelling it the thickest cover seen all year.

Sober in the Country: Rural health advocate Shanna Whan fights to save farmers from self-medicating with alcohol

11:59 EST

The drought is pushing more farmers to drink, but one woman has campaigned tirelessly to raise awareness of the unspoken costs of alcohol abuse and misuse in the outback.