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Broken Hill Rainfall Reports

February 2016
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
 
February 2016 Total - 0 day(s)
February 1889-2014 Average Total 26.0 3.3 day(s)
February 1889-2014 Wettest Total 140.6 2011
February 1889-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 94.8 21st 2000
February 1889-2014 Driest Total 0.0 1890
 
Jan-Feb 2016 Total - 0 day(s)
Jan-Feb 1889-2014 Average Total 51.0 6.5 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

BROKEN HILL (PATTON STREET)
Lower Western, New South Wales/ACT
31.9759°S 141.4676°E 315m AMSL
Commenced 1889
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07:05 EDT

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Drought scheme helping western Qld contractors secure work raises $90,000

18:36 EDT

A western Queensland church has raised more than $90,000 for a scheme to keep rural contractors in work during the ongoing drought.

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15:51 EDT

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