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Douglas River Rainfall Reports

August 2015
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
 
August 2015 Total - 0 day(s)
August 1968-2014 Average Total 1.4 0.3 day(s)
August 1968-2014 Wettest Total 21.4 2007
August 1968-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 13.4 18th 2007
August 1968-2014 Driest Total 0.0 1968
 
Jan-Aug 2015 Total 572.8 46 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1968-2014 Average Total 922.2 54.4 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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July wrap up around the grounds

16:19 EST

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Widespread rain to quench thirsty West Australian crops

16:02 EST

Widespread, drenching rain across many parts of Western Australia's agricultural region, brings a smile to the faces of local farmers.

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15:20 EST

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