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Sheffield Rainfall Reports

October 2017
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Sun 01/10/2017 0.0 24
Mon 02/10/2017 0.0 24
Tue 03/10/2017 0.0 24
Wed 04/10/2017 0.0 24
Thu 05/10/2017 3.6 24
Fri 06/10/2017 6.8 24
Sat 07/10/2017 0.0 24
Sun 08/10/2017 0.0 24
Mon 09/10/2017 2.8 24
Tue 10/10/2017 0.0 24
Wed 11/10/2017 0.0 24
Thu 12/10/2017 22.2 24
Fri 13/10/2017 1.0 24
Sat 14/10/2017 0.0 24
Sun 15/10/2017 0.0 24
Mon 16/10/2017 0.2 24
Tue 17/10/2017 0.0 24
Wed 18/10/2017 0.0 -
Thu 19/10/2017 7.6 -
 
October 2017 Total 44.2 7 day(s)
October 1997-2016 Average Total 88.0 13.1 day(s)
October 1997-2016 Wettest Total 262.4 2016
October 1997-2016 Wettest 24hr Total 76.4 31st 2010
October 1997-2016 Driest Total 6.8 2015
 
Jan-Oct 2017 Total 824.8 133 day(s)
Jan-Oct 1997-2017 Average Total 926.3 134.0 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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SHEFFIELD SCHOOL FARM
Northwest Coast, Tasmania
41.3886°S 146.3219°E 294m AMSL
Commenced 1996
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