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Cape Wessel Rainfall Reports

May 2016
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Sun 01/05/2016 3.8 24
Mon 02/05/2016 32.8 24
Tue 03/05/2016 9.0 24
Wed 04/05/2016 0.0 24
Thu 05/05/2016 0.0 24
Fri 06/05/2016 0.0 24
Sat 07/05/2016 1.6 24
Sun 08/05/2016 0.0 24
Mon 09/05/2016 0.0 24
Tue 10/05/2016 0.0 24
Wed 11/05/2016 0.2 24
Thu 12/05/2016 16.0 24
Fri 13/05/2016 6.2 24
Sat 14/05/2016 1.6 24
Sun 15/05/2016 0.0 24
Mon 16/05/2016 11.0 24
Tue 17/05/2016 0.8 24
Wed 18/05/2016 0.2 24
Thu 19/05/2016 0.0 24
Fri 20/05/2016 56.0 24
Sat 21/05/2016 138.4 24
Sun 22/05/2016 52.4 24
Mon 23/05/2016 0.4 24
Tue 24/05/2016 0.0 24
Wed 25/05/2016 0.0 24
 
May 2016 Total 19 330.4 15 day(s)
May 1974-2005 Average Total 72.2 8.8 day(s)
May 1974-2005 Wettest Total 257.8 2000
May 1974-2005 Wettest 24hr Total 146.0 19th 2004
May 1974-2005 Driest Total 0.0 1998
 
Jan-May 2016 Total 795.0 63 day(s)
Jan-May 1974-2006 Average Total 921.8 63.9 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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Wet week for NSW

20:12 EST

Three rain-bearing systems will traverse New South Wales within the next seven days, rounding out a bumper May.

Big surf closes beaches across Sydney, NSW

18:13 EST

Surf lifesavers have issued a warning to beachgoers as a large swell closes stretches of the New South Wales coastline.

Dampened SA in for more rain but also cold, strong winds

18:01 EST

Rain has fallen across a large part of South Australia during Wednesday and there is more to come, mainly on Friday, coinciding with cold winds.