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Bowral Rainfall Reports

August 2016
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
 
August 2016 Total - 0 day(s)
August 1962-2014 Average Total 56.6 10.8 day(s)
August 1962-2014 Wettest Total 351.0 1998
August 1962-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 128.8 2nd 1990
August 1962-2014 Driest Total 1.8 1995
 
Jan-Aug 2016 Total - 0 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1962-2014 Average Total 600.5 103.0 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

BOWRAL (PARRY DRIVE)
Illawarra, New South Wales/ACT
34.4869°S 150.4019°E 690m AMSL
Commenced 1961 / Closed 2015
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16:49 EST

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