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Wave Hill Rainfall Reports

January 2017
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Sun 01/01/2017 5.0 24
Mon 02/01/2017 51.7 24
Tue 03/01/2017 23.6 24
Wed 04/01/2017 8.8 24
Thu 05/01/2017 1.4 24
Fri 06/01/2017 0.0 24
Sat 07/01/2017 0.0 24
Sun 08/01/2017 31.4 24
Mon 09/01/2017 0.1 24
Tue 10/01/2017 15.0 24
Wed 11/01/2017 56.0 24
Thu 12/01/2017 6.4 24
Fri 13/01/2017 0.0 24
Sat 14/01/2017 0.6 24
Sun 15/01/2017 - -
Mon 16/01/2017 - -
Tue 17/01/2017 15.0 72
Wed 18/01/2017 15.2 24
Thu 19/01/2017 19.0 24
Fri 20/01/2017 2.2 24
Sat 21/01/2017 4.7 24
Sun 22/01/2017 1.2 24
Mon 23/01/2017 25.0 -
 
January 2017 Total 282.3 18 day(s)
January 1974-2014 Average Total 147.0 12.3 day(s)
January 1974-2014 Wettest Total 420.2 2006
January 1974-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 125.0 15th 1979
January 1974-2014 Driest Total 11.2 1985
 
Jan-Jan 2017 Total 282.3 18 day(s)
Jan-Jan 1974-2014 Average Total 147.0 12.3 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

WAVE HILL
Victoria River, Northern Territory
17.3869°S 131.1166°E 196m AMSL
Commenced 1973
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Kimberley cattle country soaked by January rains in great start to season

10:39 EDT

Cattle stations in the Kimberley region of Western Australia have had an extremely wet start to 2017.

Forbes Creek couple look to rebuild dream home one year after freak 'mini tornado'

06:51 EDT

On a windy night late last January, Jan and Geoff McKergow's dream home was torn to rubble.

Heating up across the southeastern capitals

11:19 EDT

A couple of scorchers are on the way for Adelaide, Melbourne, Canberra and Sydney over the next few days.