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Taroom Rainfall Reports

August 2016
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Mon 01/08/2016 0.0 24
Tue 02/08/2016 0.0 24
Wed 03/08/2016 4.0 24
Thu 04/08/2016 0.3 24
Fri 05/08/2016 0.0 24
Sat 06/08/2016 0.0 24
Sun 07/08/2016 0.0 24
Mon 08/08/2016 0.0 24
Tue 09/08/2016 0.0 24
Wed 10/08/2016 0.0 24
Thu 11/08/2016 0.0 24
Fri 12/08/2016 1.4 24
Sat 13/08/2016 0.0 24
Sun 14/08/2016 0.0 24
Mon 15/08/2016 0.0 24
Tue 16/08/2016 0.0 24
Wed 17/08/2016 0.0 24
Thu 18/08/2016 0.0 24
Fri 19/08/2016 0.0 24
Sat 20/08/2016 0.0 24
Sun 21/08/2016 0.0 24
Mon 22/08/2016 0.0 24
Tue 23/08/2016 8.0 24
Wed 24/08/2016 18.2 24
Thu 25/08/2016 2.8 24
 
August 2016 Total 34.7 6 day(s)
August 1878-2014 Average Total 26.9 3.3 day(s)
August 1878-2014 Wettest Total 181.9 1998
August 1878-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 92.0 28th 1998
August 1878-2014 Driest Total 0.0 1878
 
Jan-Aug 2016 Total 327.2 46 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1873-2014 Average Total 415.7 38.3 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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Central Highlands, Queensland
25.6408°S 149.7958°E 199m AMSL
Commenced 1870
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Snow season high becoming a low point

16:18 EST

The 2016 snow season has reached a new peak depth this week according to measurements taken today.

Late winter soaking causes flooding

16:13 EST

Rain gauges as far north as the Gulf of Carpentaria and south to Ulladulla have received decent rainfall in the last 24 hours, some of which caused dangerous flooding.

NSW weather: Bystanders 'watched helplessly' as 72yo man swept away by floodwaters

12:58 EST

A friend of a man feared drowned in floodwaters near Kyogle has told of "helplessly watching" the 72-year-old as he clung to a tree before being swept downstream.