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Cape Otway Rainfall Reports

September 2017
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Fri 01/09/2017 0.0 24
Sat 02/09/2017 0.0 24
Sun 03/09/2017 4.8 24
Mon 04/09/2017 30.6 24
Tue 05/09/2017 9.0 24
Wed 06/09/2017 11.6 24
Thu 07/09/2017 7.2 24
Fri 08/09/2017 4.2 24
Sat 09/09/2017 0.4 24
Sun 10/09/2017 0.4 24
Mon 11/09/2017 0.0 24
Tue 12/09/2017 3.6 24
Wed 13/09/2017 15.8 24
Thu 14/09/2017 6.6 24
Fri 15/09/2017 5.4 24
Sat 16/09/2017 20.6 24
Sun 17/09/2017 0.0 24
Mon 18/09/2017 0.0 24
Tue 19/09/2017 4.2 24
Wed 20/09/2017 0.0 24
Thu 21/09/2017 0.0 24
 
September 2017 Total 124.4 14 day(s)
September 1868-2016 Average Total 88.0 18.7 day(s)
September 1868-2016 Wettest Total 188.5 1912
September 1868-2016 Wettest 24hr Total 48.3 20th 1934
September 1868-2016 Driest Total 22.9 1897
 
Jan-Sep 2017 Total 793.0 140 day(s)
Jan-Sep 1868-2017 Average Total 694.7 143.7 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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