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Douglas River Rainfall Reports

March 2017
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Wed 01/03/2017 0.0 24
Thu 02/03/2017 0.0 24
Fri 03/03/2017 0.0 24
Sat 04/03/2017 0.0 24
Sun 05/03/2017 30.6 24
Mon 06/03/2017 33.8 24
Tue 07/03/2017 26.6 24
Wed 08/03/2017 0.0 24
Thu 09/03/2017 7.2 24
Fri 10/03/2017 11.2 24
Sat 11/03/2017 0.0 24
Sun 12/03/2017 14.8 24
Mon 13/03/2017 15.6 24
Tue 14/03/2017 3.4 24
Wed 15/03/2017 1.8 24
Thu 16/03/2017 0.0 24
Fri 17/03/2017 0.0 24
Sat 18/03/2017 3.0 24
Sun 19/03/2017 55.2 24
Mon 20/03/2017 5.8 24
Tue 21/03/2017 0.2 24
Wed 22/03/2017 0.8 24
Thu 23/03/2017 8.2 24
Fri 24/03/2017 23.2 24
Sat 25/03/2017 0.0 24
Sun 26/03/2017 12.8 24
Mon 27/03/2017 0.0 -
 
March 2017 Total 254.2 17 day(s)
March 1968-2014 Average Total 241.9 14.1 day(s)
March 1968-2014 Wettest Total 606.8 1974
March 1968-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 167.8 15th 2012
March 1968-2014 Driest Total 33.0 2010
 
Jan-Mar 2017 Total 1003.8 60 day(s)
Jan-Mar 1968-2014 Average Total 856.2 47.7 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

DOUGLAS RIVER
Darwin-Daly, Northern Territory
13.8345°S 131.1872°E 43m AMSL
Commenced 1968
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Weather News

BOM warning as Cyclone Debbie intensifies; Queensland emergency services prepare for worst

11:31 EDT

Thousands of north Queenslanders are being evacuated as Cyclone Debbie bears down on the coast, bringing winds of up to 230 kilometres per hour and possibly a four-metre storm surge.

Tropical Cyclone Debbie: Queenslanders preparing for worst cyclone since Yasi

11:26 EDT

As Tropical Cyclone Debbie strengthens off the coast near Townsville in north Queensland, residents are being warned to prepare for the worst storm to hit the state since Cyclone Yasi in 2011.

Cyclone Debbie: Calm before the storm as north Queensland farmers prepare for possible category four system

10:38 EDT

North Queensland farmers have awoken to relatively normal weather conditions ahead of Cyclone Debbie which is expected to cross the coastline later today.