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Orford Rainfall Reports

March 2017
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
March 2017 Total - 0 day(s)
March 1951-2014 Average Total 46.0 10.3 day(s)
March 1951-2014 Wettest Total 144.0 2011
March 1951-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 91.1 23rd 1983
March 1951-2014 Driest Total 1.3 1965
Jan-Mar 2017 Total 63.8 15 day(s)
Jan-Mar 1951-2014 Average Total 138.1 28.8 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

East Coast, Tasmania
42.5519°S 147.8753°E 14m AMSL
Commenced 1951
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Weather News

WA farmers warned recent heavy rain could cause worm infestations in sheep

18:18 EDT

Sheep producers across WA have been urged to monitor signs of increased worm burden in their flocks, following unseasonal downpours across large parts of the state earlier this month.

End in sight for Adelaide's string of wet seasons

16:05 EDT

Adelaide's rainy run that has spanned the last five seasons may come to an end in autumn.

Southeast Queensland's hot and dry summer

12:38 EDT

The southeast corner of Queensland will enter autumn longing for rain and cooler temperatures after enduring its hottest summer on record.