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Weipa Rainfall Reports

January 2017
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Sun 01/01/2017 53.8 24
Mon 02/01/2017 63.6 24
January 2017 Total 96 117.4 2 day(s)
January 1914-2014 Average Total 461.1 21.9 day(s)
January 1914-2014 Wettest Total 1098.1 1982
January 1914-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 352.2 23rd 2013
January 1914-2014 Driest Total 164.2 1928
Jan-Jan 2017 Total 117.4 2 day(s)
Jan-Jan 1914-2014 Average Total 461.1 21.9 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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NT weather: Bureau predicts week of wet weather across state

20:15 EDT

Territorians should brace themselves for a very wet week, with rainfalls of up to 300 millimetres expected in some areas.

Stormy start to the week

16:25 EDT

Severe thunderstorms are affecting three states this afternoon.

Trans-Tasman temperature contrast

15:28 EDT

New Zealand is experiencing an unseasonably cool summer, whilst parts of eastern Australia endure their hottest start to the year on record.