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Papunya Rainfall Reports

October 2016
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
October 2016 Total - 0 day(s)
October 1958-2014 Average Total 18.5 2.7 day(s)
October 1958-2014 Wettest Total 124.2 2005
October 1958-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 40.8 14th 2005
October 1958-2014 Driest Total 0.0 1963
Jan-Oct 2016 Total - 0 day(s)
Jan-Oct 1958-2014 Average Total 228.2 24.5 day(s)
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
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

Alice Springs, Northern Territory
23.2044°S 131.9156°E 608m AMSL
Commenced 1957
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Entire crops decimated by freak hail storm in central west New South Wales

13:41 EDT

Thousands of hectares of grain crops in New South Wales have been decimated in a freak hail storm.

Lower Goulburn River floodwaters bring environment to life in wetlands

13:02 EDT

Floodwaters can bring destruction to homes, crops and infrastructure but they can also bring life.

Cold, wet weather could mean significantly fewer cherries this Christmas

11:46 EDT

Australia's cherry production is expected to halve this year due to cold weather and prolonged wet conditions.