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Cape Jaffa Rainfall Reports

May 2016
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Sun 01/05/2016 5.0 24
May 2016 Total 19 5.0 1 day(s)
May 1995-2014 Average Total 53.7 16.9 day(s)
May 1995-2014 Wettest Total 102.2 2000
May 1995-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 38.0 25th 2009
May 1995-2014 Driest Total 9.2 2005
Jan-May 2016 Total 122.0 32 day(s)
Jan-May 1995-2014 Average Total 148.7 48.6 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

Lower South East, South Australia
36.9655°S 139.7164°E 17m AMSL
Commenced 1991
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