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Christmas Island Ap Rainfall Reports

February 2016
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Mon 01/02/2016 37.2 24
Tue 02/02/2016 49.8 24
Wed 03/02/2016 10.8 24
Thu 04/02/2016 2.0 24
Fri 05/02/2016 1.2 24
Sat 06/02/2016 0.2 24
Sun 07/02/2016 0.0 24
Mon 08/02/2016 13.2 24
Tue 09/02/2016 0.2 24
Wed 10/02/2016 0.8 24
Thu 11/02/2016 6.8 24
Fri 12/02/2016 30.2 24
Sat 13/02/2016 68.0 24
 
February 2016 Total 220.4 12 day(s)
February 1973-2014 Average Total 349.9 19.8 day(s)
February 1973-2014 Wettest Total 811.1 1975
February 1973-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 186.2 12th 2001
February 1973-2014 Driest Total 59.6 1993
 
Jan-Feb 2016 Total 469.6 32 day(s)
Jan-Feb 1973-2014 Average Total 648.1 38.6 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

CHRISTMAS ISLAND AERO
Pilbara, Western Australia
10.4528°S 105.6875°E 261m AMSL
Commenced 1972
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Weather News

Heat put on hold in the southeast

14:24 EDT

Temperatures will cool down for much of the week for South Australia, Victoria and New South Wales.

Brief monsoonal activity for QLD and the NT

12:58 EDT

The monsoon trough has made a glancing blow of Queensland's Cape York Peninsula and the Top End.

Rain welcome but many in western Queensland 'still doing it tough'

21:28 EDT

Rain in parts of western Queensland in the past week has raised hope that the drought may finally be over, but the long, dry years have already devastated pastures and wiped out incomes for many farming families.