Penrith Rainfall Reports

August 2020
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Sat 01/08/2020 0.2 24
Sun 02/08/2020 0.0 24
Mon 03/08/2020 0.0 24
Tue 04/08/2020 0.0 24
August 2020 Total 0.2 1 day(s)
August 1996-2016 Average Total 32.3 8.6 day(s)
August 1996-2016 Wettest Total 161.2 1998
August 1996-2016 Wettest 24hr Total 60.6 20th 2007
August 1996-2016 Driest Total 0.0 1997
Jan-Aug 2020 Total 736.0 97 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1996-2017 Average Total 516.2 92.1 day(s)
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
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, New South Wales ACT
33.7195°S 150.6783°E 25m AMSL
Commenced 1995
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Weather News

Cold front brings snow to Tasmania as weather alert issued for damaging winds

00:00 EST

Snow and wild weather across Tasmania has caused power cuts and road closures, stranding dozens of vehicles — and the Bureau of Meteorology predicting damaging winds for much of the south and east.

Albany pelted with record rain as severe weather warning remains in place for WA's South Coast

18:06 EST

Albany has recorded its wettest August day on record with nearly a month of rain falling in 48 hours, leading to flooding.