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Cape Wessel Rainfall Reports

February 2017
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Wed 01/02/2017 0.0 24
Thu 02/02/2017 - -
Fri 03/02/2017 2.0 24
Sat 04/02/2017 17.8 24
Sun 05/02/2017 62.0 24
Mon 06/02/2017 6.6 24
Tue 07/02/2017 53.2 24
Wed 08/02/2017 31.0 24
Thu 09/02/2017 21.0 24
Fri 10/02/2017 17.2 24
Sat 11/02/2017 3.8 24
Sun 12/02/2017 15.2 24
Mon 13/02/2017 1.8 24
Tue 14/02/2017 0.0 24
Wed 15/02/2017 0.0 24
Thu 16/02/2017 4.8 24
Fri 17/02/2017 25.2 24
Sat 18/02/2017 11.2 24
Sun 19/02/2017 2.8 24
Mon 20/02/2017 3.0 24
Tue 21/02/2017 1.8 24
Wed 22/02/2017 0.2 24
Thu 23/02/2017 0.0 24
Fri 24/02/2017 0.0 24
 
February 2017 Total 280.6 18 day(s)
February 1987-2005 Average Total 263.6 14.2 day(s)
February 1987-2005 Wettest Total 689.2 1992
February 1987-2005 Wettest 24hr Total 303.0 10th 1992
February 1987-2005 Driest Total 0.2 1999
 
Jan-Feb 2017 Total 673.6 40 day(s)
Jan-Feb 1987-2006 Average Total 482.7 28.6 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

CAPE WESSEL
Arnhem, Northern Territory
11.0047°S 136.7586°E 18m AMSL
Commenced 1968
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