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Sandy Cape Rainfall Reports

October 2017
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Sun 01/10/2017 - -
Mon 02/10/2017 - -
Tue 03/10/2017 - -
Wed 04/10/2017 162.8 288
Thu 05/10/2017 0.2 24
Fri 06/10/2017 0.2 24
Sat 07/10/2017 0.0 24
Sun 08/10/2017 0.0 24
Mon 09/10/2017 0.0 24
Tue 10/10/2017 0.0 24
Wed 11/10/2017 0.0 24
Thu 12/10/2017 0.0 24
Fri 13/10/2017 0.0 24
Sat 14/10/2017 96.0 24
Sun 15/10/2017 29.2 24
Mon 16/10/2017 54.4 24
Tue 17/10/2017 108.4 24
Wed 18/10/2017 34.6 24
Thu 19/10/2017 3.8 24
Fri 20/10/2017 0.0 24
Sat 21/10/2017 0.4 24
Sun 22/10/2017 16.2 24
Mon 23/10/2017 10.4 24
Tue 24/10/2017 2 24
 
October 2017 Total 127 518.6 13 day(s)
October 1887-2016 Average Total 60.6 8.4 day(s)
October 1887-2016 Wettest Total 229.6 1984
October 1887-2016 Wettest 24hr Total 119.4 26th 1995
October 1887-2016 Driest Total 2.3 1968
 
Jan-Oct 2017 Total 1136.4 86 day(s)
Jan-Oct 1887-2017 Average Total 1103.6 125.7 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

SANDY CAPE LIGHTHOUSE
Wide Bay & Burnett, Queensland
24.7297°S 153.2083°E 99m AMSL
Commenced 1871
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