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Sandy Cape Rainfall Reports

August 2015
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Sat 01/08/2015 0.0 24
Sun 02/08/2015 0.0 24
Mon 03/08/2015 0.0 24
Tue 04/08/2015 0.0 24
 
August 2015 Total 125 0.0 0 day(s)
August 1887-2014 Average Total 65.4 10.1 day(s)
August 1887-2014 Wettest Total 252.6 2002
August 1887-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 111.0 24th 1964
August 1887-2014 Driest Total 0.2 1976
 
Jan-Aug 2015 Total 624.6 86 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1887-2014 Average Total 995.2 109.8 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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SANDY CAPE LIGHTHOUSE
Wide Bay & Burnett, Queensland
24.7297°S 153.2083°E 99m AMSL
Commenced 1871
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18:53 EST

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16:30 EST

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