Melbourne Rainfall Reports

April 2020
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Wed 01/04/2020 0.0 24
Thu 02/04/2020 23.0 24
Fri 03/04/2020 15.8 24
Sat 04/04/2020 35.2 24
April 2020 Total 74.0 3 day(s)
April 1855-2012 Average Total 57.3 11.7 day(s)
April 1855-2012 Wettest Total 195.0 1960
April 1855-2012 Wettest 24hr Total 80.0 23rd 1960
April 1855-2012 Driest Total 0.0 1923
Jan-Apr 2020 Total 336.4 30 day(s)
Jan-Apr 1855-2015 Average Total 202.5 36.8 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

Melbourne, Victoria
37.8255°S 144.9816°E 8m AMSL
Commenced 2013
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Weather News

Sunflowers brighten up the Liverpool Plains countryside after years of drought

10:41 EDT

From dry and dusty paddocks an increasingly rare crop is flowering on the New South Wales Liverpool Plains, standing as a symbol of recovery from an intense one-in-100-year drought.

Tropical Cyclone Harold came and went

18:31 EDT

Australia's seventh named tropical cyclone of the season formed on Thursday, shortly before passing out of the country’s area of responsibility.

BOM rain outlook is good news and the Darling River is flowing, but beware the wintery blast

18:20 EDT

It is raining over large parts of the south-east, there is finally a good rainfall outlook after years of drought, and there is a flood of water heading down the Darling River.