Daily rain during this event
13th - 1.6mm
14th - 32.8mm
15th - 146.0mm
16th - 0.4mm
17th - 65.8mm
18th - 94.8mm
19th - 33.0mm
20th - 8.4mm
21st - 0.4mm
22nd - No rain
23rd - 0.8mm
24th - 7.2mm
Event total - 391.2mm
- Rainfall deficiencies over the 3 to 12 month period have now been erased by this month's rain. 3 month rainfall is above average. With 6, 9 and 12 month rainfall now around average.
- 506.8mm has fallen here over the past 4 weeks (since Feb 25th).
- Last year it took until August 2nd to exceed the current year-to-date total of 675.2mm (on average it takes until the end of April).
- We've had more rain during this event alone than we did in the first five months of last year (344.2mm in first 5 months of last year, which was the driest Jan-May period since records began in 1939. On average, the first five months bring 799mm).
South West Rocks, NSW Mid North Coast:
April 2017 Rainfall: 126.0mm (Apr Avg. 170.4mm) // April 2017 Raindays: 12 (Apr Avg. 12.9 raindays)
Year-to-date Rainfall: 871.6mm (Jan-Apr Avg. 667.5mm) // Year-to-date Raindays: 67 (Jan-Apr Avg. 55.8 raindays)