News Digest

This page hosts our annual operations log, monthly and annual weather reviews, as well as significant PWS or weather events during the year.


Operations Log

PWS Operations Log
Date Event Impact Further Action
Each Sunday Scheduled computer reboot Disruption to real-time weather services between 2000 to 2010 Remove erroneous rainfall from data archive after restart (if applicable)

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News & Reviews

Truganina-Cranbourne Comparison, December 2018

January 9, 2019

The total monthly rainfall was 65.3 mm at Truganina compared to 80.4 mm at Cranbourne.

The mean daily maximum temperature was 26.1° C at Truganina compared to 25.6° C at Cranbourne.

The mean daily minimum temperature was 15.5° C at Truganina compared to 15.1° C at Cranbourne.

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2018 Annual Weather Review

January 1, 2019

Total rainfall for the year was 414.3 mm and the biggest daily amount was 46.3 mm.

Maximum temperatures varied between a high of 43.2° C and a low of 9.9° C.

Minimum temperatures varied between a low of -0.9° C and a high of 27.9° C.

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December 2018 Monthly Weather Review

January 1, 2019

The total monthly rainfall was 65.3 mm. The long-term December mean for the nearby ABOM AWS at Laverton is 45.6 mm.

The mean daily maximum temperature was 26.1° C. The long-term December mean for the nearby ABOM AWS at Laverton is 23.8° C.

The mean daily minimum temperature was 15.5° C. The long-term December mean for the nearby ABOM AWS at Laverton is 12.0° C.

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