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Somerset Dam Rainfall Reports

May 2016
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Sun 01/05/2016 10.4 24
Mon 02/05/2016 1.6 24
Tue 03/05/2016 9.6 24
May 2016 Total 21.6 3 day(s)
May 1937-2014 Average Total 66.0 8.5 day(s)
May 1937-2014 Wettest Total 302.8 1996
May 1937-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 147.6 20th 2009
May 1937-2014 Driest Total 0.0 1957
Jan-May 2016 Total 288.8 27 day(s)
Jan-May 1937-2014 Average Total 528.5 51.5 day(s)
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
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

Southeast Coast, Queensland
27.1147°S 152.5550°E 113m AMSL
Commenced 1936
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