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Riverview Rainfall Reports

January 2018
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
 
January 2018 Total - 0 day(s)
January 1906-2015 Average Total 107.2 13.3 day(s)
January 1906-2015 Wettest Total 406.1 1911
January 1906-2015 Wettest 24hr Total 210.6 13th 1911
January 1906-2015 Driest Total 9.8 2003
 
Jan-Jan 2018 Total - 0 day(s)
Jan-Jan 1906-2015 Average Total 107.2 13.3 day(s)
 
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
10  
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Station Details

RIVERVIEW OBSERVATORY
Sydney, New South Wales/ACT
33.8258°S 151.1556°E 40m AMSL
Commenced 1905 / Closed 2015
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Southern states swelter as power supply struggles

18:30 EDT

The power supply in Victoria and South Australia is being put to the test as five of the states and territories face an extreme heatwave, with temperatures in some areas already hitting 40 degrees Celsius.

Melbourne hits 42C as Victorians warned to take 'heat kills' warnings seriously

18:22 EDT

Melburnians — and the world's best tennis players — have battled through temperatures of about 42 degrees Celsius, as energy authorities curtailed some industrial users' power consumption and firefighters across Victoria stood on high alert.

SA heatwave will not affect power supply, Treasurer says, as TDU amateur cyclists ignore warnings

17:55 EDT

The South Australian Government is not expecting to use the state's new backup diesel power generators despite temperatures well into the mid-40s forcing a tight power supply balance.