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Orford Rainfall Reports

May 2018
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Tue 01/05/2018 0.0 24
Wed 02/05/2018 0.0 24
Thu 03/05/2018 0.0 24
Fri 04/05/2018 0.0 24
Sat 05/05/2018 - -
Sun 06/05/2018 1.2 48
Mon 07/05/2018 0.0 24
Tue 08/05/2018 1.2 24
Wed 09/05/2018 0.0 24
Thu 10/05/2018 - -
Fri 11/05/2018 112.0 48
Sat 12/05/2018 6.4 24
Sun 13/05/2018 1.4 24
Mon 14/05/2018 0.4 24
Tue 15/05/2018 0.8 24
Wed 16/05/2018 0.6 24
Thu 17/05/2018 0.0 24
Fri 18/05/2018 1.2 24
Sat 19/05/2018 0.0 24
Sun 20/05/2018 0.0 24
Mon 21/05/2018 0.0 24
 
May 2018 Total 125.2 9 day(s)
May 1951-2017 Average Total 57.6 12.8 day(s)
May 1951-2017 Wettest Total 282.2 1956
May 1951-2017 Wettest 24hr Total 89.9 30th 1969
May 1951-2017 Driest Total 1.4 1991
 
Jan-May 2018 Total 312.8 48 day(s)
Jan-May 1951-2017 Average Total 254.0 52.8 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.

Station Details

ORFORD (AUBIN COURT)
East Coast, Tasmania
42.5519°S 147.8753°E 14m AMSL
Commenced 1951
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