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Apollo Bay Rainfall Reports

May 2016
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Sun 01/05/2016 20.0 24
Mon 02/05/2016 16.6 24
Tue 03/05/2016 2.2 24
Wed 04/05/2016 23.4 24
Thu 05/05/2016 - -
Fri 06/05/2016 - -
Sat 07/05/2016 0.2 24
Sun 08/05/2016 - -
Mon 09/05/2016 2.8 24
Tue 10/05/2016 25.4 24
Wed 11/05/2016 16.2 24
Thu 12/05/2016 11.9 24
Fri 13/05/2016 2.4 24
Sat 14/05/2016 - -
Sun 15/05/2016 - -
Mon 16/05/2016 1.8 24
Tue 17/05/2016 10.8 24
Wed 18/05/2016 0.5 24
Thu 19/05/2016 0.4 24
Fri 20/05/2016 10.8 24
Sat 21/05/2016 - -
Sun 22/05/2016 - -
Mon 23/05/2016 10.8 24
Tue 24/05/2016 4.8 24
Wed 25/05/2016 - -
Thu 26/05/2016 10.2 24
Fri 27/05/2016 6.2 24
Sat 28/05/2016 1.6 24
Sun 29/05/2016 1.0 24
 
May 2016 Total 180.0 21 day(s)
May 1899-2008 Average Total 97.4 16.0 day(s)
May 1899-2008 Wettest Total 244.3 1968
May 1899-2008 Wettest 24hr Total 56.9 1st 1928
May 1899-2008 Driest Total 16.8 1996
 
Jan-May 2016 Total 361.7 85 day(s)
Jan-May 1899-2009 Average Total 348.3 56.2 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.

Station Details

APOLLO BAY
South West, Victoria
38.7481°S 143.6635°E 21m AMSL
Commenced 1898
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