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Daly Waters Rainfall Reports

May 2016
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Sun 01/05/2016 0.0 24
May 2016 Total 0.0 0 day(s)
May 1939-2014 Average Total 7.0 0.9 day(s)
May 1939-2014 Wettest Total 67.4 1968
May 1939-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 39.6 24th 1955
May 1939-2014 Driest Total 0.0 1939
Jan-May 2016 Total 342.8 32 day(s)
Jan-May 1939-2014 Average Total 488.6 42.6 day(s)
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
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

Roper-McArthur, Northern Territory
16.2637°S 133.3782°E 210m AMSL
Commenced 1939
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