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Hobart 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 0.2 24
Thu 03/08/2017 0.0 24
Fri 04/08/2017 0.0 24
Sat 05/08/2017 0.0 24
Sun 06/08/2017 0.0 24
Mon 07/08/2017 17.6 24
Tue 08/08/2017 0.0 24
Wed 09/08/2017 0.2 24
Thu 10/08/2017 0.0 24
Fri 11/08/2017 1.0 24
Sat 12/08/2017 5.8 24
Sun 13/08/2017 5.2 24
Mon 14/08/2017 0.2 24
Tue 15/08/2017 3.4 24
Wed 16/08/2017 1.0 24
Thu 17/08/2017 8.6 24
Fri 18/08/2017 1.4 24
Sat 19/08/2017 6.0 24
Sun 20/08/2017 0.2 24
Mon 21/08/2017 0.0 24
Tue 22/08/2017 0.0 24
 
August 2017 Total 50.8 13 day(s)
August 1893-2016 Average Total 53.5 15.8 day(s)
August 1893-2016 Wettest Total 160.8 1946
August 1893-2016 Wettest 24hr Total 64.8 2nd 1976
August 1893-2016 Driest Total 5.8 2006
 
Jan-Aug 2017 Total 252.0 84 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1893-2017 Average Total 387.9 104.7 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

HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD)
Lower Derwent, Tasmania
42.8897°S 147.3278°E 51m AMSL
Commenced 1882
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