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Geeveston Rainfall Reports

January 2018
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
 
January 2018 Total - 0 day(s)
January 1972-2015 Average Total 55.5 11.3 day(s)
January 1972-2015 Wettest Total 149.0 1987
January 1972-2015 Wettest 24hr Total 80.0 22nd 1997
January 1972-2015 Driest Total 4.8 1999
 
Jan-Jan 2018 Total - 0 day(s)
Jan-Jan 1972-2015 Average Total 55.5 11.3 day(s)
 
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
10  
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

GEEVESTON (CEMETERY ROAD)
Lower Derwent, Tasmania
43.1647°S 146.9175°E 55m AMSL
Commenced 1971
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Weather News

Southern states swelter as power supply struggles

18:30 EDT

The power supply in Victoria and South Australia is being put to the test as five of the states and territories face an extreme heatwave, with temperatures in some areas already hitting 40 degrees Celsius.

Melbourne hits 42C as Victorians warned to take 'heat kills' warnings seriously

18:22 EDT

Melburnians — and the world's best tennis players — have battled through temperatures of about 42 degrees Celsius, as energy authorities curtailed some industrial users' power consumption and firefighters across Victoria stood on high alert.

SA heatwave will not affect power supply, Treasurer says, as TDU amateur cyclists ignore warnings

17:55 EDT

The South Australian Government is not expecting to use the state's new backup diesel power generators despite temperatures well into the mid-40s forcing a tight power supply balance.