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Nelson Bay Rainfall Reports

May 2016
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Sun 01/05/2016 1.2 48
May 2016 Total 112 1.2 1 day(s)
May 1881-2014 Average Total 153.9 12.6 day(s)
May 1881-2014 Wettest Total 632.0 2001
May 1881-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 225.0 22nd 1949
May 1881-2014 Driest Total 7.9 1907
Jan-May 2016 Total 426.6 56 day(s)
Jan-May 1881-2014 Average Total 610.7 55.9 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

Hunter, New South Wales/ACT
32.7103°S 152.1612°E 25m AMSL
Commenced 1881
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