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Cape Nelson Rainfall Reports

May 2016
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Sun 01/05/2016 8.2 24
Mon 02/05/2016 0.6 24
Tue 03/05/2016 8.4 24
Wed 04/05/2016 - -
Thu 05/05/2016 - -
Fri 06/05/2016 0.0 24
Sat 07/05/2016 0.0 24
Sun 08/05/2016 4.8 24
Mon 09/05/2016 5.6 24
Tue 10/05/2016 17.8 24
Wed 11/05/2016 3.0 24
Thu 12/05/2016 1.4 24
Fri 13/05/2016 0.4 24
Sat 14/05/2016 0.0 24
Sun 15/05/2016 0.0 24
Mon 16/05/2016 0.0 24
Tue 17/05/2016 5.8 24
Wed 18/05/2016 0.4 24
Thu 19/05/2016 3.6 24
Fri 20/05/2016 1.6 24
Sat 21/05/2016 0.0 24
Sun 22/05/2016 0.0 24
Mon 23/05/2016 12.8 24
Tue 24/05/2016 1.0 24
Wed 25/05/2016 0.0 24
Thu 26/05/2016 13.0 24
Fri 27/05/2016 0.4 24
Sat 28/05/2016 0.8 24
Sun 29/05/2016 0.2 24
 
May 2016 Total 89.8 19 day(s)
May 1996-2014 Average Total 71.4 18.9 day(s)
May 1996-2014 Wettest Total 173.0 2007
May 1996-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 54.2 3rd 2014
May 1996-2014 Driest Total 20.4 2005
 
Jan-May 2016 Total 223.4 59 day(s)
Jan-May 1996-2014 Average Total 214.2 60.1 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.

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CAPE NELSON LIGHTHOUSE
South West, Victoria
38.4306°S 141.5437°E 45m AMSL
Commenced 1995
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