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Blanchetown Rainfall Reports

October 2015
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
October 2015 Total - 0 day(s)
October 1968-2008 Average Total 33.1 8.1 day(s)
October 1968-2008 Wettest Total 125.8 1973
October 1968-2008 Wettest 24hr Total 78.4 22nd 1995
October 1968-2008 Driest Total 0.2 2006
Jan-Oct 2015 Total 241.6 70 day(s)
Jan-Oct 1968-2009 Average Total 246.4 82.0 day(s)
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
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

Murraylands, South Australia
34.3515°S 139.6153°E 11m AMSL
Commenced 1968
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Weather News

El Nino's dry hand on Australia's rainfall outlook strengthens

12:36 EDT

The weather bureau says the month of September was the third driest on record in Australia.

Children dying of hunger as frost, drought worsens in Papua New Guinea, villagers say

11:43 EDT

Children in remote areas of Papua New Guinea are dying as a result of food shortages caused by frost and worsening drought, villagers say.

Warm weather sparks crop concern for Hunter farmers

06:47 EDT

Upper Hunter farmers are concerned a spike in warm weather across the region could take its toll on crop yields.