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Weipa Rainfall Reports

September 2017
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
September 2017 Total - 0 day(s)
September 1914-2016 Average Total 5.5 1.1 day(s)
September 1914-2016 Wettest Total 63.2 1947
September 1914-2016 Wettest 24hr Total 58.7 29th 1956
September 1914-2016 Driest Total 0.0 1914
Jan-Sep 2017 Total 1442.0 70 day(s)
Jan-Sep 1914-2017 Average Total 1383.0 81.1 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

Peninsula, Queensland
12.6267°S 141.8836°E 20m AMSL
Commenced 1914
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Hot end to the week for multiple states, territories

16:32 EST

A pool of hot air is about to sweep across Australia, producing a spring heatwave in some areas and challenging records in others.

Weekend heat to challenge records in NSW

13:00 EST

Unusually intense September heat will sweep across NSW this weekend ahead of a dry and gusty change, elevating fire danger ratings across the parched state.

Australia's southern winters are drying out. Here's why

11:14 EST

Winter rains are in decline across southern Australia, and while it is too early to say beyond doubt it is due to climate change, scientists say it is not just about climate variability.