Mount Read 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 2.4 +2.3 5.7 +1.6 5.0  
Sun 02/08/2020 0.2 +0.1 2.4 -1.7 12.2  
Mon 03/08/2020 -1.2 -1.3 -0.9 -5.0 21.2  
Tue 04/08/2020 16 -5.5 -5.6 -2.6 -6.7 0.0  
 
August 2020 Average 16 -1.0 -1.1 16 1.2 -2.9    
Aug 1997-2016 Average 0.1   4.1      
Aug 1997-2016 Highest 7.4 31st 1999 12.5 30th 1999    
Aug 1997-2016 Lowest -5.0 11th 2005 -3.4 10th 2005    
 
August 2020 Total         16 38.4 3 day(s)
Aug 1997-2016 Average Total         373.4 23.3 day(s)
Aug 1997-2016 Wettest Total         514.4 2003
Aug 1997-2016 Wettest 24hr Total         136.6 6th 2013
Aug 1997-2016 Driest Total         102.4 2004
 
Jan-Aug 2020 Total         2152.6 180 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1997-2017 Average Total         2515.5 181.5 day(s)
 
Highlights the coolest minimum or maximum temperature during the period.
 
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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

MOUNT READ
West Sth Coast, Tasmania
41.8444°S 145.5417°E 1120m AMSL
Commenced 1996
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Weather News

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

18:51 EST

Snow falling across Tasmania has caused power cuts and road closures, stranding some motorists — as the Bureau of Meteorology warns severe weather is predicted to bring damaging winds to much of the east coast.

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.