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Cape Sorell Rainfall Reports

May 2016
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Sun 01/05/2016 11 24
May 2016 Total 88 11.0 1 day(s)
May 1901-2014 Average Total 129.6 22.4 day(s)
May 1901-2014 Wettest Total 326.2 1968
May 1901-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 66.0 17th 1938
May 1901-2014 Driest Total 26.5 1932
Jan-May 2016 Total 245.0 58 day(s)
Jan-May 1901-2014 Average Total 458.5 87.5 day(s)
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
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

West & Sth Coast, Tasmania
42.1986°S 145.1700°E 19m AMSL
Commenced 1899
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