Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
August 2020 Daily Weather Observations

Observations from Canberra Airport.

DateDayTempsRainEvapSunMax wind gust9 am3 pm
1Sa-1.613.20  NW2614:482.6998NW41028.512.9651NW171024.6
2Su-1.011.80  WNW1717:031.7998S61027.811.163 SSW21024.4
3Mo-2.714.10.4  NNW3116:521.3998Calm1022.313.4598NNW201017.0
4Tu0.512.30  NW6111:318.574 NNW281011.99.940 WNW331010.4
5We0.69.90  NW5413:532.8734N311013.28.553 NNW351012.4
6Th-4.010.80  NW3103:202.179 Calm1020.110.140 N61018.8
7Fr0.710.51.0  ESE3117:466.0927SSE171023.27.5907SE131018.5
8Sa6.012.419.6  SE3712:0410.2858SSE171016.411.4788SE171013.3
9Su6.811.339.6  S5408:587.1938S411013.110.4768SSE241012.5
10Mo6.512.65.2  S4610:238.964 S331021.011.354 ESE241020.5
11Tu-  NNW2617:502.1958NNW71023.310.662 NNE71018.8
12We-1.012.60  NW3312:523.3998Calm1017.511.4788NW91013.0
13Th3.416.91.8  N3115:0610.4953NNW41015.815.364 NNW241014.3
14Fr1.914.70  S1920:495.4998S71017.914.5667Calm1014.0
15Sa5.311.111.2  SSW3006:298.9808SSW171010.29.7917WNW111008.3
16Su7.314.92.6  WNW5414:1110.974 NW241008.112.0658WNW281006.2
17Mo6.213.60  NW4815:2710.077 NW301010.712.658 NW331007.5
18Tu5.814.30  NNW4614:328.9818N191007.113.2673NW311001.8
19We4.911.25.8  NNW6710:318.8788NNW26996.67.6837NW33992.6
20Th5.110.710.0  NW5408:137.5725NW191002.59.1704NW261003.8
21Fr5.110.50.4  WSW6517:366.7908NNW301005.77.8888NW351003.0
22Sa2.37.56.4  WNW6112:234.2748WNW311003.75.9738NW281002.5
23Su1.910.91.4  WNW5012:576.561 WNW171008.78.4675NW351008.5
24Mo0.411.00.2  N4114:315.870 NNW151020.49.761 N331019.6
25Tu-2.612.60  NNW2815:553.877 NNE41028.112.0446WNW151026.4
26We-3.313.90  N3116:181.5998NNE41031.213.053 NNW201027.2
27Th-2.915.60  NW5021:001.5998SSW61028.314.2482WNW261023.1
28Fr1.013.70  NW5900:157.662 N131026.112.254 NNW241026.4
29Sa-2.518.60  N3014:035.183 Calm1032.617.938 NNW221027.9
30Su-1.418.40  NNW5611:596.379 Calm1026.917.544 NW371020.9
31Mo6.315.00  NW3707:2510.662 NW171019.513.456 NNW261019.5
Statistics for August 2020
Mean1.712.8      6.0827 151017.411.4626 221014.8
Lowest-4.07.50     1.3613Calm996.65.9381Calm992.6
Highest7.318.639.6  NNW67 10.9998S411032.617.9918NW371027.9
Total  105.8                 

IDCJDW2801.202008   Prepared at 13:01 UTC on Tuesday 19 January 2021

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Observations were drawn from Canberra Airport {station 070351}.

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