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Cape Nelson Rainfall Reports

February 2016
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Mon 01/02/2016 0.2 24
Tue 02/02/2016 0.2 24
Wed 03/02/2016 3.4 24
Thu 04/02/2016 0.0 24
Fri 05/02/2016 0.0 24
Sat 06/02/2016 0.0 24
Sun 07/02/2016 0.0 24
Mon 08/02/2016 0.0 24
Tue 09/02/2016 0.0 24
Wed 10/02/2016 0.0 24
Thu 11/02/2016 0.0 24
Fri 12/02/2016 0.0 24
Sat 13/02/2016 0.0 24
 
February 2016 Total 3.8 3 day(s)
February 1996-2014 Average Total 24.6 6.8 day(s)
February 1996-2014 Wettest Total 55.8 2011
February 1996-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 39.6 21st 2003
February 1996-2014 Driest Total 0.0 2009
 
Jan-Feb 2016 Total 24.8 12 day(s)
Jan-Feb 1996-2014 Average Total 59.6 14.3 day(s)
 
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
10  
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 NELSON LIGHTHOUSE
South West, Victoria
38.4306°S 141.5437°E 45m AMSL
Commenced 1995
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Rain welcome but many in western Queensland 'still doing it tough'

21:28 EDT

Rain in parts of western Queensland in the past week has raised hope that the drought may finally be over, but the long, dry years have already devastated pastures and wiped out incomes for many farming families.

Solid central Australian rain a bonus as pastoral company progresses with drought-proofing strategy aimed at selling heavier cattle

17:06 EDT

A Central Australian pastoral company says recent solid rain across its five cattle stations is a welcome bonus as it continues with a drought-proofing strategy.

Tropical Cyclone Tatiana intensifies, may bring dangerous swell to Queensland coast: BoM

16:18 EDT

Queensland's first cyclone of the season poses no immediate threat to the coast but may whip up dangerous swells for south-east beaches early next week, the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says.