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Colac Shire Office Rainfall Reports

February 2017
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
 
February 2017 Total - 0 day(s)
February 1898-2014 Average Total 34.7 6.0 day(s)
February 1898-2014 Wettest Total 167.2 1946
February 1898-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 102.9 6th 1973
February 1898-2014 Driest Total 0.0 1900
 
Jan-Feb 2017 Total 66.9 4 day(s)
Jan-Feb 1898-2014 Average Total 69.2 12.9 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

COLAC (SHIRE OFFICE)
South West, Victoria
38.3427°S 143.5848°E 134m AMSL
Commenced 1898
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Weather News

Ex-Tropical Cyclone Alfred makes landfall, weakens to tropical low

06:58 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Alfred has weakened to a tropical low as it begins to make landfall on the Gulf of Carpentaria's southern coast.

Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria prompting evacuations at Borroloola

06:34 EDT

Some homes in the community of Borroloola on the Gulf of Carpentaria were evacuated with 74 residents sheltering elsewhere, as they waited for Cyclone Alfred to make landfall about sunrise on Tuesday.

Kimberley wet season causing havoc but creating tourism opportunities

21:33 EDT

WA's Kimberley is in the midst of one of its biggest wet seasons on record, causing headaches for emergency services, remote communities and cattle stations cut off by flooding, but it has not been all bad news for the region.