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Cairns Ap Rainfall Reports

January 2017
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Sun 01/01/2017 0.0 24
Mon 02/01/2017 1.0 24
Tue 03/01/2017 15.2 24
Wed 04/01/2017 13.4 24
Thu 05/01/2017 29.6 24
Fri 06/01/2017 54.0 24
Sat 07/01/2017 23.0 24
Sun 08/01/2017 44.4 24
Mon 09/01/2017 0.0 24
Tue 10/01/2017 3.2 24
Wed 11/01/2017 77.8 24
Thu 12/01/2017 32.0 24
Fri 13/01/2017 0.2 24
Sat 14/01/2017 0.6 24
Sun 15/01/2017 1.0 24
Mon 16/01/2017 7 24
 
January 2017 Total 302.4 14 day(s)
January 1943-2014 Average Total 394.3 18.4 day(s)
January 1943-2014 Wettest Total 1417.4 1981
January 1943-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 368.3 8th 1972
January 1943-2014 Driest Total 86.1 1967
 
Jan-Jan 2017 Total 302.4 14 day(s)
Jan-Jan 1943-2014 Average Total 394.3 18.4 day(s)
 
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
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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.

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CAIRNS AERO
Nth Cst & Tableland, Queensland
16.8736°S 145.7458°E 2m AMSL
Commenced 1941
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