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Forthside Rainfall Reports

August 2017
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Tue 01/08/2017 0.0 24
Wed 02/08/2017 0.0 24
Thu 03/08/2017 0.0 24
Fri 04/08/2017 0.0 24
Sat 05/08/2017 - -
Sun 06/08/2017 - -
Mon 07/08/2017 31.8 72
Tue 08/08/2017 0.0 24
Wed 09/08/2017 0.0 24
Thu 10/08/2017 0.0 24
Fri 11/08/2017 6.0 24
Sat 12/08/2017 - -
Sun 13/08/2017 - -
Mon 14/08/2017 11.4 72
Tue 15/08/2017 0.0 24
Wed 16/08/2017 17.6 24
Thu 17/08/2017 6.8 24
Fri 18/08/2017 2.0 24
Sat 19/08/2017 0.0 24
Sun 20/08/2017 0.0 24
Mon 21/08/2017 0.0 24
 
August 2017 Total 75.6 6 day(s)
August 1966-2016 Average Total 125.5 16.5 day(s)
August 1966-2016 Wettest Total 239.0 1970
August 1966-2016 Wettest 24hr Total 79.0 25th 1970
August 1966-2016 Driest Total 18.9 1982
 
Jan-Aug 2017 Total 531.2 65 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1966-2017 Average Total 699.9 96.2 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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FORTHSIDE RESEARCH STATION
Northwest Coast, Tasmania
41.2039°S 146.2650°E 127m AMSL
Commenced 1966
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