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Taroom 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 0.0 24
Tue 03/01/2017 4.6 24
Wed 04/01/2017 0.0 24
Thu 05/01/2017 0.0 24
Fri 06/01/2017 0.0 24
Sat 07/01/2017 0.0 24
Sun 08/01/2017 0.0 24
Mon 09/01/2017 0.0 24
Tue 10/01/2017 0.0 24
Wed 11/01/2017 0.0 24
Thu 12/01/2017 0.0 24
Fri 13/01/2017 0.0 24
Sat 14/01/2017 3.0 24
Sun 15/01/2017 0.0 24
Mon 16/01/2017 27.8 24
Tue 17/01/2017 0.0 24
Wed 18/01/2017 0.0 24
Thu 19/01/2017 0.0 24
Fri 20/01/2017 0.0 24
Sat 21/01/2017 0.0 24
Sun 22/01/2017 0.1 24
Mon 23/01/2017 0.0 24
Tue 24/01/2017 0.0 24
 
January 2017 Total 35.5 4 day(s)
January 1887-2014 Average Total 98.0 7.4 day(s)
January 1887-2014 Wettest Total 273.1 1918
January 1887-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 119.4 15th 1910
January 1887-2014 Driest Total 0.0 1976
 
Jan-Jan 2017 Total 35.5 4 day(s)
Jan-Jan 1887-2014 Average Total 98.0 7.4 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.

Station Details

TAROOM POST OFFICE
Central Highlands, Queensland
25.6408°S 149.7958°E 199m AMSL
Commenced 1870
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Wet weather sees Mount Todd gold mine owned by Vista Gold discharging contaminated water into Edith River

09:24 EDT

A gold mine north of Katherine has started deliberately discharging contaminated water into a river due to the heavy rainfall in the area.

Outback pilots deliver goods to remote NT communities and check properties as wet weather continues

18:19 EDT

Aircraft companies are flat out dropping off food and supplies to Northern Territory communities stranded by continuing wet weather.

NT weather: Crocs, floods, and food drops as Top End residents brace for more heavy rainfall

17:37 EDT

The Katherine River is set to flood as an active monsoon trough causes heavy rains and squally showers across the Northern Territory, registering the wettest day in five years.