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Moreton Rainfall Reports

February 2016
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Mon 01/02/2016 1.2 24
Tue 02/02/2016 2.2 24
Wed 03/02/2016 5.0 24
Thu 04/02/2016 0.0 -
Fri 05/02/2016 1.0 24
Sat 06/02/2016 20.2 24
Sun 07/02/2016 0.0 -
Mon 08/02/2016 3.2 24
Tue 09/02/2016 0.0 -
Wed 10/02/2016 15.8 24
Thu 11/02/2016 3.0 24
Fri 12/02/2016 0.2 24
Sat 13/02/2016 30.0 24
 
February 2016 Total 81.8 10 day(s)
February 1888-2014 Average Total 331.5 19.7 day(s)
February 1888-2014 Wettest Total 589.6 1894
February 1888-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 116.8 5th 1944
February 1888-2014 Driest Total 36.6 1892
 
Jan-Feb 2016 Total 209.7 25 day(s)
Jan-Feb 1888-2014 Average Total 672.9 39.5 day(s)
 
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
10  
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

MORETON TELEGRAPH STATION
Peninsula, Queensland
12.4536°S 142.6389°E 40m AMSL
Commenced 1887
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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.