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Katoomba Rainfall Reports

October 2018
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Mon 01/10/2018 0.0 24
Tue 02/10/2018 0.0 24
Wed 03/10/2018 0.0 24
Thu 04/10/2018 7.6 24
Fri 05/10/2018 58.0 24
Sat 06/10/2018 14.6 24
Sun 07/10/2018 0.4 24
Mon 08/10/2018 8.8 24
Tue 09/10/2018 - -
Wed 10/10/2018 0.4 48
Thu 11/10/2018 28.0 24
Fri 12/10/2018 25.0 24
Sat 13/10/2018 17.4 24
Sun 14/10/2018 27.2 24
Mon 15/10/2018 - -
Tue 16/10/2018 19.8 48
Thu 18/10/2018 7 0
 
October 2018 Total 214.2 12 day(s)
October 1886-2016 Average Total 88.8 10.8 day(s)
October 1886-2016 Wettest Total 445.1 1942
October 1886-2016 Wettest 24hr Total 176.8 16th 1942
October 1886-2016 Driest Total 6.6 1971
 
Jan-Oct 2018 Total 829.2 103 day(s)
Jan-Oct 1886-2017 Average Total 1159.9 113.5 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.

Station Details

KATOOMBA (MURRI ST)
Central Tablelands, New South Wales/ACT
33.7122°S 150.3087°E 1015m AMSL
Commenced 1885
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BoM predicts more storms as Penrith hit with one month's rain in an hour

11:07 EDT

The heavens opened hard and fast in western Sydney last night, with some areas receiving a month's worth of rain in an hour.

Grazier's heartbreak watching rain pass him by

10:50 EDT

As the crow flies, pastoralists Lachlan Gall and Brendan Cullen live about 100 kilometres apart in the far west of New South Wales.

Stormy week continues in NSW

10:42 EDT

Severe thunderstorm warnings have been issued in NSW each day this week, with more dangerous storms likely to develop in central and northern parts of the state on Thursday.