Redlands Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|February 2016 Total||-||0 day(s)|
|February 1899-2013 Average Total||165.2||10.4 day(s)|
|February 1899-2013 Wettest Total||709.3||1956|
|February 1899-2013 Wettest 24hr Total||174.5||18th 1956|
|February 1899-2013 Driest Total||35.9||1969|
|Jan-Feb 2016 Total||-||0 day(s)|
|Jan-Feb 1899-2013 Average Total||315.1||19.4 day(s)|
Commenced 1953 / Closed 2013
Rivers down and cruises cancelled as Kakadu National Park swelters through one of its driest wet seasons on record
The World Heritage-listed Kakadu National Park is suffering through one of its driest wet seasons on record.
A powerful band of severe thunderstorms swept through Townsville on Monday evening, with rain rates in excess of 100mm per hour.
After a brief monsoonal burst of rain at the beginning of January for central parts of the Northern Territory, the Top End continues to miss out on the heavy falls.