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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 55.6 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
Thu 26/05/2016 0.0 24
Fri 27/05/2016 0.0 24
Sat 28/05/2016 0.0 24
Sun 29/05/2016 0.0 24
Mon 30/05/2016 0.0 24
 
May 2016 Total 19 330.0 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 794.6 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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