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Burnie Rainfall Reports

May 2016
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
May 2016 Total - 0 day(s)
May 1945-2014 Average Total 93.0 14.5 day(s)
May 1945-2014 Wettest Total 252.4 1958
May 1945-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 62.2 13th 1957
May 1945-2014 Driest Total 5.4 1991
Jan-May 2016 Total 200.1 33 day(s)
Jan-May 1945-2014 Average Total 306.3 52.8 day(s)
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
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

Northwest Coast, Tasmania
41.0661°S 145.9431°E 8m AMSL
Commenced 1944
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12:48 EST

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