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Maatsuyker Is Rainfall Reports

October 2017
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Sun 01/10/2017 2.0 24
Mon 02/10/2017 2.0 24
Tue 03/10/2017 1.4 24
Wed 04/10/2017 2.6 24
Thu 05/10/2017 6.0 24
Fri 06/10/2017 10.0 24
Sat 07/10/2017 0.2 24
Sun 08/10/2017 0.2 24
Mon 09/10/2017 1.2 24
Tue 10/10/2017 6.4 24
Wed 11/10/2017 0.4 24
Thu 12/10/2017 3.0 24
Fri 13/10/2017 8.6 24
Sat 14/10/2017 0.4 24
Sun 15/10/2017 0.2 24
Mon 16/10/2017 0.0 24
Tue 17/10/2017 0.0 24
Wed 18/10/2017 0.2 24
Thu 19/10/2017 4 24
 
October 2017 Total 48.8 17 day(s)
October 1891-2016 Average Total 107.0 22.9 day(s)
October 1891-2016 Wettest Total 209.5 1979
October 1891-2016 Wettest 24hr Total 53.3 11th 1935
October 1891-2016 Driest Total 27.8 2015
 
Jan-Oct 2017 Total 860.4 215 day(s)
Jan-Oct 1891-2017 Average Total 1049.4 211.9 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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