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Cape Otway Rainfall Reports

December 2016
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Thu 01/12/2016 0.0 24
Fri 02/12/2016 0.4 24
Sat 03/12/2016 0.0 24
Sun 04/12/2016 0.0 24
 
December 2016 Total 143 0.4 1 day(s)
December 1868-2014 Average Total 53.3 12.4 day(s)
December 1868-2014 Wettest Total 153.7 1875
December 1868-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 58.8 17th 1986
December 1868-2014 Driest Total 2.6 1897
 
Jan-Dec 2016 Total 951.0 199 day(s)
Jan-Dec 1868-2014 Average Total 890.7 186.9 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

CAPE OTWAY LIGHTHOUSE
South West, Victoria
38.8556°S 143.5128°E 82m AMSL
Commenced 1861
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Stormy start to summer for southeast QLD

17:25 EDT

Saturday's storms produced large hail, intense rainfall and destructive winds to several locations across southeast Queensland as two large storms rolled over in quick succession.

Queensland storms: BOM forecasts more storms for southern Queensland after night of destruction

16:01 EDT

Two homes in south-east Queensland were destroyed by fire during yesterday's super cell storms, which also overturned caravans and saw a teenager struck by lightning.

Mid 40-degree heat scorches northwestern NSW

15:26 EDT

Parts of far northwestern New South Wales have been scorching in temperatures in the mid forties, as much as 10 degrees above average.