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Wave Hill Rainfall Reports

October 2017
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Sun 01/10/2017 0.0 24
Mon 02/10/2017 0.0 24
Tue 03/10/2017 0.0 24
Wed 04/10/2017 0.0 24
Thu 05/10/2017 0.0 24
Fri 06/10/2017 0.0 24
Sat 07/10/2017 0.0 24
Sun 08/10/2017 7.5 24
Mon 09/10/2017 0.0 24
Tue 10/10/2017 0.0 24
Wed 11/10/2017 0.0 24
Thu 12/10/2017 0.0 24
Fri 13/10/2017 1.2 24
Sat 14/10/2017 0.0 24
Sun 15/10/2017 0.0 24
Mon 16/10/2017 0.0 24
Tue 17/10/2017 0.0 24
Wed 18/10/2017 0.0 24
Thu 19/10/2017 0.0 -
Fri 20/10/2017 0.0 -
 
October 2017 Total 8.7 2 day(s)
October 1974-2016 Average Total 27.4 4.1 day(s)
October 1974-2016 Wettest Total 112.6 2000
October 1974-2016 Wettest 24hr Total 37.7 14th 1980
October 1974-2016 Driest Total 0.0 1977
 
Jan-Oct 2017 Total 682.8 52 day(s)
Jan-Oct 1974-2017 Average Total 523.3 43.6 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

WAVE HILL
Victoria River, Northern Territory
17.3869°S 131.1166°E 196m AMSL
Commenced 1973
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