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Orange 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 6.2 24
Fri 05/10/2018 21.4 24
Sat 06/10/2018 0.0 24
Sun 07/10/2018 0.0 24
Mon 08/10/2018 0.0 24
Tue 09/10/2018 0.0 24
Wed 10/10/2018 3.2 24
Thu 11/10/2018 4.2 24
Fri 12/10/2018 0.0 24
Sat 13/10/2018 0.0 24
Sun 14/10/2018 0.0 24
Mon 15/10/2018 0.0 24
Tue 16/10/2018 0.0 24
Wed 17/10/2018 0.6 24
Thu 18/10/2018 7.6 24
 
October 2018 Total 43.2 6 day(s)
October 1966-2016 Average Total 81.4 10.1 day(s)
October 1966-2016 Wettest Total 223.1 1999
October 1966-2016 Wettest 24hr Total 71.0 4th 1993
October 1966-2016 Driest Total 0.2 2002
 
Jan-Oct 2018 Total 427.7 70 day(s)
Jan-Oct 1966-2017 Average Total 779.8 118.2 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.

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ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE
Central Tablelands, New South Wales/ACT
33.3211°S 149.0828°E 922m AMSL
Commenced 1966
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