Launceston Ap 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
August 2019 Average -   -      
Aug 1939-2008 Average 3.0   12.0      
Aug 1939-2008 Highest 11.0 30th 2005 18.7 26th 2004    
Aug 1939-2008 Lowest -5.3 6th 1974 4.7 11th 1987    
August 2019 Total         - 0 day(s)
Aug 1931-2008 Average Total         77.4 17.2 day(s)
Aug 1931-2008 Wettest Total         229.2 1936
Aug 1931-2008 Wettest 24hr Total         80.4 31st 2005
Aug 1931-2008 Driest Total         11.8 2008
Jan-Aug 2019 Total         - 0 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1931-2009 Average Total         452.2 97.9 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

Central North, Tasmania
41.5397°S 147.2033°E 166m AMSL
Commenced 1931 / Closed 2009
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Weather News

Wet and windy week ahead for Tasmania

14:58 EST

Australia's southernmost state is about the feel the brunt of the Roaring Forties, with a run of cold fronts lining up to deliver wild weather.

Avalanches prompting more snow-goers to understand winter risks

14:37 EST

A snowboarder says he is lucky to be alive after being buried in an avalanche in the New South Wales snowfields, just days after receiving avalanche training.

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

12:21 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.