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Rainbow Beach Rainfall Reports

October 2017
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Sun 01/10/2017 0.0 24
Mon 02/10/2017 2.6 24
Tue 03/10/2017 24 90.0 24
Wed 04/10/2017 2.4 24
Thu 05/10/2017 0.0 24
Fri 06/10/2017 0.0 24
Sat 07/10/2017 1.6 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 3.8 24
Sun 15/10/2017 19.8 24
Mon 16/10/2017 24 80.2 24
Tue 17/10/2017 64 24
 
October 2017 Total 24 264.4 8 day(s)
October 1992-2016 Average Total 73.9 8.2 day(s)
October 1992-2016 Wettest Total 140.2 2011
October 1992-2016 Wettest 24hr Total 78.0 26th 1998
October 1992-2016 Driest Total 4.2 2013
 
Jan-Oct 2017 Total 882.6 84 day(s)
Jan-Oct 1992-2017 Average Total 1222.9 115.6 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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RAINBOW BEACH
Wide Bay & Burnett, Queensland
25.9007°S 153.0891°E 14m AMSL
Commenced 1992
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Flooding rain continues in Queensland

17:03 EDT

Heavy rain and thunderstorms will continue to inundate parts of central Queensland during the middle of this week.

Thunderstorms to intensify over northern Australia, research finds

16:25 EDT

Thunderstorms are expected to become more intense over Australia's tropics in the future, according to a new research paper published this week.

BOM says deluge across Queensland at levels not seen since Cyclone Debbie

14:10 EDT

The massive downpour across southern Queensland is at levels not seen since Cyclone Debbie hammered the coastline last March, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says.