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Newcastle Rainfall Reports

February 2016
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Mon 01/02/2016 0.0 24
Tue 02/02/2016 0.0 24
Wed 03/02/2016 0.0 24
Thu 04/02/2016 26.0 24
Fri 05/02/2016 4.6 24
Sat 06/02/2016 12.0 24
Sun 07/02/2016 - -
Mon 08/02/2016 0.4 48
Tue 09/02/2016 0.0 24
Wed 10/02/2016 0.0 24
Thu 11/02/2016 0.0 24
 
February 2016 Total 43.0 4 day(s)
February 1999-2014 Average Total 149.6 12.2 day(s)
February 1999-2014 Wettest Total 297.2 2002
February 1999-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 147.2 15th 2009
February 1999-2014 Driest Total 13.4 2010
 
Jan-Feb 2016 Total 468.7 19 day(s)
Jan-Feb 1999-2014 Average Total 214.7 22.5 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.

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NEWCASTLE UNIVERSITY
Hunter, New South Wales/ACT
32.8906°S 151.7068°E 21m AMSL
Commenced 1998
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