Weipa Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|October 2016 Total||0.0||0 day(s)|
|October 1914-2014 Average Total||27.2||2.6 day(s)|
|October 1914-2014 Wettest Total||208.1||1939|
|October 1914-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||118.9||19th 1945|
|October 1914-2014 Driest Total||0.0||1914|
|Jan-Oct 2016 Total||21.9||5 day(s)|
|Jan-Oct 1914-2014 Average Total||1421.0||84.6 day(s)|
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