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Wave Hill Rainfall Reports

August 2016
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Mon 01/08/2016 0.0 24
Tue 02/08/2016 0.0 24
Wed 03/08/2016 0.0 24
Thu 04/08/2016 0.0 24
Fri 05/08/2016 0.0 24
Sat 06/08/2016 0.0 24
Sun 07/08/2016 0.0 24
Mon 08/08/2016 0.0 24
Tue 09/08/2016 0.0 24
Wed 10/08/2016 0.0 24
Thu 11/08/2016 0.0 24
Fri 12/08/2016 0.0 24
Sat 13/08/2016 0.0 24
Sun 14/08/2016 0.0 24
Mon 15/08/2016 0.0 24
Tue 16/08/2016 0.0 24
Wed 17/08/2016 0.0 24
Thu 18/08/2016 - -
Fri 19/08/2016 0.0 24
Sat 20/08/2016 0.0 24
Sun 21/08/2016 0.0 24
Mon 22/08/2016 24.0 24
Tue 23/08/2016 0.0 24
Wed 24/08/2016 0.0 24
Thu 25/08/2016 0.0 24
Fri 26/08/2016 0.0 24
Sat 27/08/2016 0.0 24
Sun 28/08/2016 0.0 24
Mon 29/08/2016 - -
Tue 30/08/2016 - -
 
August 2016 Total 24.0 1 day(s)
August 1974-2014 Average Total 0.9 0.2 day(s)
August 1974-2014 Wettest Total 25.8 1974
August 1974-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 25.7 28th 1974
August 1974-2014 Driest Total 0.0 1975
 
Jan-Aug 2016 Total 444.4 24 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1974-2014 Average Total 483.4 38.5 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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