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Cape Wessel Rainfall Reports

August 2015
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Sat 01/08/2015 0.4 24
Sun 02/08/2015 0.2 24
Mon 03/08/2015 0.2 24
Tue 04/08/2015 0.0 24
Wed 05/08/2015 0.0 24
Thu 06/08/2015 0.0 24
Fri 07/08/2015 3.8 24
Sat 08/08/2015 2.8 24
Sun 09/08/2015 0.4 24
Mon 10/08/2015 0.0 24
Tue 11/08/2015 0.0 24
Wed 12/08/2015 0.0 24
Thu 13/08/2015 0.0 24
Fri 14/08/2015 0.0 24
Sat 15/08/2015 0.0 24
Sun 16/08/2015 4.2 24
Mon 17/08/2015 0.8 24
Tue 18/08/2015 0.2 24
Wed 19/08/2015 0.0 24
Thu 20/08/2015 1.8 24
Fri 21/08/2015 0.2 24
Sat 22/08/2015 0.0 24
Sun 23/08/2015 0.2 24
Mon 24/08/2015 0.0 24
Tue 25/08/2015 0.0 24
Wed 26/08/2015 0.0 24
Thu 27/08/2015 0.0 24
Fri 28/08/2015 0.0 24
Sat 29/08/2015 0.0 24
 
August 2015 Total 15.2 12 day(s)
August 1987-2005 Average Total 8.8 4.4 day(s)
August 1987-2005 Wettest Total 26.0 2004
August 1987-2005 Wettest 24hr Total 20.0 14th 2004
August 1987-2005 Driest Total 0.0 1990
 
Jan-Aug 2015 Total 1367.2 117 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1974-2006 Average Total 980.5 80.6 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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