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Cape Moreton Rainfall Reports

February 2017
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Wed 01/02/2017 0.0 24
Thu 02/02/2017 0.0 24
Fri 03/02/2017 0.0 24
Sat 04/02/2017 0.0 24
Sun 05/02/2017 0.0 24
Mon 06/02/2017 0.0 24
Tue 07/02/2017 0.0 24
Wed 08/02/2017 0.0 24
Thu 09/02/2017 2.4 24
Fri 10/02/2017 0.0 24
Sat 11/02/2017 0.0 24
Sun 12/02/2017 0.0 24
Mon 13/02/2017 0.0 24
Tue 14/02/2017 22.2 24
Wed 15/02/2017 0.0 24
Thu 16/02/2017 0.0 24
Fri 17/02/2017 0.0 24
Sat 18/02/2017 0.0 24
Sun 19/02/2017 0.0 24
Mon 20/02/2017 2.0 24
 
February 2017 Total 26.6 3 day(s)
February 1888-2013 Average Total 155.2 14.0 day(s)
February 1888-2013 Wettest Total 590.3 1954
February 1888-2013 Wettest 24hr Total 215.4 5th 1931
February 1888-2013 Driest Total 10.0 2005
 
Jan-Feb 2017 Total 56.8 9 day(s)
Jan-Feb 1888-2013 Average Total 303.1 26.6 day(s)
 
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
10  
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

CAPE MORETON LIGHTHOUSE
Southeast Coast, Queensland
27.0314°S 153.4661°E 100m AMSL
Commenced 1869
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Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria prompting evacuations at Borroloola

18:43 EDT

Some homes in the community of Borroloola on the Gulf of Carpentaria have been evacuated with 74 residents sheltering elsewhere, as they wait for Cyclone Alfred to make landfall about sunrise on Tuesday.

King Ash Bay fishing village flooded as Tropical Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria

14:35 EDT

Shacks in the fishing village of King Ash Bay in the Northern Territory's Gulf of Carpentaria have been flooded by the McArthur River.

Tropical Cyclone Alfred emerges over the Gulf

13:45 EDT

Early today, a tropical low that has been lingering over the Gulf of Carpentaria was upgraded to tropical cyclone.