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McArthur River Rainfall Reports

January 2017
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Sun 01/01/2017 0.0 24
Mon 02/01/2017 14.4 24
Tue 03/01/2017 2.6 24
Wed 04/01/2017 0.0 24
Thu 05/01/2017 0.0 24
Fri 06/01/2017 4.2 24
Sat 07/01/2017 - -
Sun 08/01/2017 0.0 24
Mon 09/01/2017 6.8 24
Tue 10/01/2017 0.4 24
Wed 11/01/2017 0.0 24
Thu 12/01/2017 39.2 24
Fri 13/01/2017 1.6 24
Sat 14/01/2017 0.2 24
Sun 15/01/2017 0.0 24
Mon 16/01/2017 83.0 24
Tue 17/01/2017 13.6 24
Wed 18/01/2017 0.0 24
Thu 19/01/2017 4.2 24
Fri 20/01/2017 0.0 24
Sat 21/01/2017 0.0 24
Sun 22/01/2017 0.0 24
Mon 23/01/2017 30.0 24
Tue 24/01/2017 20.6 24
 
January 2017 Total 220.8 13 day(s)
January 1969-2014 Average Total 210.3 13.6 day(s)
January 1969-2014 Wettest Total 782.3 2003
January 1969-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 173.4 20th 1977
January 1969-2014 Driest Total 10.1 1972
 
Jan-Jan 2017 Total 220.8 13 day(s)
Jan-Jan 1969-2014 Average Total 210.3 13.6 day(s)
 
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
10  
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

MCARTHUR RIVER MINE AIRPORT
Roper-McArthur, Northern Territory
16.4423°S 136.0760°E 40m AMSL
Commenced 1968
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Weather News

Outback pilots deliver goods to remote NT communities and check properties as wet weather continues

18:19 EDT

Aircraft companies are flat out dropping off food and supplies to Northern Territory communities stranded by continuing wet weather.

NT weather: Crocs, floods, and food drops as Top End residents brace for more heavy rainfall

17:37 EDT

The Katherine River is set to flood as an active monsoon trough causes heavy rains and squally showers across the Northern Territory, registering the wettest day in five years.

Darwin deluge as monsoon returns

16:02 EDT

The monsoon trough has redeveloped over northern Australia this week, bringing Darwin its heaviest rain five years.