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Maatsuyker Is Rainfall Reports

February 2017
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Wed 01/02/2017 4.4 24
Thu 02/02/2017 10.8 24
Fri 03/02/2017 0.4 24
Sat 04/02/2017 1.6 24
Sun 05/02/2017 0.0 24
Mon 06/02/2017 7.8 24
Tue 07/02/2017 0.0 24
Wed 08/02/2017 0.0 24
Thu 09/02/2017 11.0 24
Fri 10/02/2017 0.4 24
Sat 11/02/2017 0.2 24
Sun 12/02/2017 2.8 24
Mon 13/02/2017 4.4 24
Tue 14/02/2017 0.4 24
Wed 15/02/2017 0.2 24
Thu 16/02/2017 2.2 24
Fri 17/02/2017 0.8 24
Sat 18/02/2017 8.2 24
Sun 19/02/2017 1.4 24
Mon 20/02/2017 0.2 24
 
February 2017 Total 57.2 17 day(s)
February 1893-2014 Average Total 70.4 14.8 day(s)
February 1893-2014 Wettest Total 184.2 1940
February 1893-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 62.0 7th 1999
February 1893-2014 Driest Total 9.2 2007
 
Jan-Feb 2017 Total 123.2 41 day(s)
Jan-Feb 1893-2014 Average Total 150.4 32.5 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

MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE
West & Sth Coast, Tasmania
43.6578°S 146.2711°E 147m AMSL
Commenced 1891
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Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria prompting evacuations at Borroloola

18:43 EDT

Some homes in the community of Borroloola on the Gulf of Carpentaria have been evacuated with 74 residents sheltering elsewhere, as they wait for Cyclone Alfred to make landfall about sunrise on Tuesday.

King Ash Bay fishing village flooded as Tropical Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria

14:35 EDT

Shacks in the fishing village of King Ash Bay in the Northern Territory's Gulf of Carpentaria have been flooded by the McArthur River.

Tropical Cyclone Alfred emerges over the Gulf

13:45 EDT

Early today, a tropical low that has been lingering over the Gulf of Carpentaria was upgraded to tropical cyclone.