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Sydney Rainfall Reports

January 2018
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Mon 01/01/2018 0.6 24
Tue 02/01/2018 0.0 24
Wed 03/01/2018 1.4 24
Thu 04/01/2018 0.6 24
Fri 05/01/2018 0.8 24
Sat 06/01/2018 0.0 24
Sun 07/01/2018 0.0 24
Mon 08/01/2018 2.4 24
Tue 09/01/2018 18.6 24
Wed 10/01/2018 5.8 24
Thu 11/01/2018 0.0 24
Fri 12/01/2018 2.8 24
Sat 13/01/2018 0.2 24
Sun 14/01/2018 1.8 24
Mon 15/01/2018 0.2 24
Tue 16/01/2018 0.0 24
Wed 17/01/2018 0.0 24
 
January 2018 Total 35.2 11 day(s)
January 1859-2017 Average Total 102.2 12.2 day(s)
January 1859-2017 Wettest Total 387.1 1911
January 1859-2017 Wettest 24hr Total 191.0 17th 1988
January 1859-2017 Driest Total 5.6 1985
 
Jan-Jan 2018 Total 35.2 11 day(s)
Jan-Jan 1859-2017 Average Total 102.2 12.2 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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SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL)
Sydney, New South Wales/ACT
33.8607°S 151.2050°E 39m AMSL
Commenced 1858
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