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Broken Hill Rainfall Reports

October 2016
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
October 2016 Total - 0 day(s)
October 1889-2014 Average Total 24.0 4.6 day(s)
October 1889-2014 Wettest Total 129.1 1973
October 1889-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 55.1 24th 1938
October 1889-2014 Driest Total 0.0 1895
Jan-Oct 2016 Total - 0 day(s)
Jan-Oct 1889-2014 Average Total 216.8 43.3 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

Lower Western, New South Wales/ACT
31.9759°S 141.4676°E 315m AMSL
Commenced 1889
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