Recent Daily Weather Notes
Last updated at 8:05 AM on 23 August 2019
19/8/19: Fine and sunny. Early fog with visibility down to 300 metres at 6:30 am, clearing to some persisting mist at 7:30 am which cleared at 8 am. Dust haze developed during the morning and eased later in the afternoon. A hot day. Stable and near average dew point early, rising to moderately high during the morning before falling from the mid morning. The dew point became low from the late morning and well below average later in the afternoon before rising but remaining low in the evening. Low daytime relative humidity through to end of the day. Light and variable winds occasionally early before brief and gusty WNW to WSW winds in early morning (with the fog clearing), before light ESE to NNE winds until mid morning. Gusty N to NW winds later in morning before WNW to WSW winds from middle of day, followed by the passage of a dry trough at 3 pm before easing in the evening while persisting.
20/8/19: Fine and sunny. Temperature rose later in the evening with some wind and became stable in late evening. Low and stable dew point from early in day, falling slightly in early morning, before rapidly falling in the afternoon becoming very well below average. In the late afternoon the dew point rose sharply but remained low for rest of day. Low relative humidity over entire day and especially during the afternoon. Relative humidity fell in the late evening before recovering slightly with some breezes. Light NW to WSW winds early, SSW to W from early morning before lighter NNW to WNW winds from late afternoon. In the late evening the wind returned with light W to NW winds.
21/8/19: Fine and sunny. Smoke haze in afternoon. Low and stable dew point from early, rising from late afternoon but remained low. Fluctuating temperature in the early hours due to breezes. A warm day. Fluctuating and low relative humidity early and remaining low for the rest of the day with a low of 12% in the afternoon. Light W to NW winds in early hours. Light and gusty NW to W winds and was moderate at times from the early morning through to end of day.
22/8/19: Fine and sunny. Increasing smoke haze. A warm morning and day. Low dew point early slowly rising, before falling from the mid morning and generally stabilising from early afternoon well below average. In the late afternoon the dew point rose slowly before rising quickly for 1 hour at 9pm to near average associated with a wind change before slowly falling. Low relative humidity improving in the evening. Light NNW to W winds early, then light to moderate and gusty WSW to NW winds from morning, before easing in the afternoon and evening. A Southerly wind change at 9:25 pm with S to SE winds for rest of day.