Sydney Rainfall Reports

August 2020
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Sat 01/08/2020 0.0 24
Sun 02/08/2020 0.0 24
Mon 03/08/2020 0.0 24
Tue 04/08/2020 0.0 24
Wed 05/08/2020 0.0 24
Thu 06/08/2020 0.0 24
Fri 07/08/2020 0.0 24
Sat 08/08/2020 24.6 24
Sun 09/08/2020 5.2 24
 
August 2020 Total 29.8 2 day(s)
August 1858-2019 Average Total 80.2 10.3 day(s)
August 1858-2019 Wettest Total 482.5 1998
August 1858-2019 Wettest 24hr Total 327.6 6th 1986
August 1858-2019 Driest Total 0.0 1995
 
Jan-Aug 2020 Total 1101.8 111 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1858-2020 Average Total 905.2 98.1 day(s)
 
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

SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL)
Sydney, New South Wales ACT
33.8607°S 151.2050°E 39m AMSL
Commenced 1858
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