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Black Point Rainfall Reports

February 2017
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Wed 01/02/2017 21.0 24
Thu 02/02/2017 25.0 24
Fri 03/02/2017 15.0 24
Sat 04/02/2017 53.0 24
Sun 05/02/2017 146.6 24
Mon 06/02/2017 5.2 24
Tue 07/02/2017 1.4 24
Wed 08/02/2017 55.4 24
Thu 09/02/2017 86.6 24
Fri 10/02/2017 51.4 24
Sat 11/02/2017 3.0 24
Sun 12/02/2017 1.6 24
Mon 13/02/2017 28.0 24
Tue 14/02/2017 0.0 24
Wed 15/02/2017 1.8 24
Thu 16/02/2017 1.0 24
Fri 17/02/2017 - -
Sat 18/02/2017 - -
Sun 19/02/2017 - -
 
February 2017 Total 496.0 15 day(s)
February 1965-2014 Average Total 283.2 16.5 day(s)
February 1965-2014 Wettest Total 758.5 1984
February 1965-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 304.8 16th 1966
February 1965-2014 Driest Total 44.4 1973
 
Jan-Feb 2017 Total 779.4 34 day(s)
Jan-Feb 1965-2014 Average Total 593.4 34.0 day(s)
 
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

BLACK POINT
Darwin-Daly, Northern Territory
11.1538°S 132.1430°E 5m AMSL
Commenced 1965
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21:31 EDT

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Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria prompting evacuations at Borroloola

19:40 EDT

Some homes in the community of Borroloola on the Gulf of Carpentaria have been evacuated with 74 residents sheltering elsewhere, as they wait for Cyclone Alfred to make landfall about sunrise on Tuesday.

King Ash Bay fishing village flooded as Tropical Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria

14:35 EDT

Shacks in the fishing village of King Ash Bay in the Northern Territory's Gulf of Carpentaria have been flooded by the McArthur River.