Katoomba 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 2.0 -1.3 15.0 +3.6 0.0  
Sun 02/08/2020 2.3 -1.0 16.9 +5.5 0.0  
Mon 03/08/2020 5.0 +1.7 15.1 +3.7 0.0  
Tue 04/08/2020 4.6 +1.3 13.1 +1.7 0.0  
Wed 05/08/2020 -1.7 -5.0 9.4 -2.0 0.0  
Thu 06/08/2020 -1.7 -5.0 11.2 -0.2 0.0  
Fri 07/08/2020 1.6 -1.7 9.0 -2.4 0.4  
Sat 08/08/2020 3.5 +0.2 11.0 -0.4 25.5  
Sun 09/08/2020 2.0 -1.3 8.0 -3.4 0.4  
Mon 10/08/2020 0.8 -2.5 - - 51.2  
Tue 11/08/2020 - - 12.8 +1.4 7.4  
Wed 12/08/2020 4.1 +0.8 - - 0.0  
Thu 13/08/2020 - - - - -  
Fri 14/08/2020 - - 15.5 +4.1 -  
Sat 15/08/2020 5.5 +2.2 - - 11.2  
 
August 2020 Average 2.3 -1.0 12.5 +1.1    
Aug 1957-2016 Average 3.3   11.4      
Aug 1957-2016 Highest 12.8 26th 1995 22.0 21st 1995    
Aug 1957-2016 Lowest -5.6 2nd 1976 0.6 21st 1962    
 
August 2020 Total         96.1 6 day(s)
Aug 1886-2016 Average Total         78.6 9.7 day(s)
Aug 1886-2016 Wettest Total         580.8 1986
Aug 1886-2016 Wettest 24hr Total         275.8 6th 1986
Aug 1886-2016 Driest Total         1.0 1995
 
Jan-Aug 2020 Total         1513.0 121 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1886-2017 Average Total         999.4 93.0 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

KATOOMBA (FARNELLS RD)
Central Tablelands, New South Wales ACT
33.7139°S 150.2953°E 1017m AMSL
Commenced 1885
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Weather News

Wild days for southwestern WA

15:50 EST

Western and southwestern WA is in for another wild couple of days as a frontal system crosses the region over the next 48 hours.

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.