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Old 07-28-2015, 09:39 AM
 
Location: Melbourne, Australia
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Similar to kronan's thread but now we're focusing on rainfall. I've always been interested to see stats like these from everyone.

Here's mine (Melb Airport obviously):

Wettest days in each month:
Jan: 50.6mm (6th, 1995)
Feb: 138.8mm (3rd, 2005)
Mar: 98.2mm (23rd, 2001)
Apr: 132.4mm (8th, 1977)
May: 52.4mm (16th, 1974)
Jun: 75.8mm (1st, 2013)
Jul: 44.2mm (30th, 1987)
Aug: 37.0mm (7th, 1978)
Sep: 50.8mm (29th, 2011)
Oct: 70.8mm (16th, 1983)
Nov: 80.8mm (19th, 1978)
Dec: 76.4mm (27th, 1999)

Wettest months:
Jan: 101.6mm (1991)
Feb: 200.6mm (2005)
Mar: 142.2mm (2001)
Apr: 141.6mm (1977)
May: 155.5mm (1974)
Jun: 126.0mm (2013)
Jul: 94.4mm (1987)
Aug: 97.1mm (1975)
Sep: 127.0mm (1993)
Oct: 143.8mm (1975)
Nov: 158.0mm (1988)
Dec: 139.0mm (1999)

Driest months:
Jan: 1.6mm (2009)
Feb: 1.0mm (1991)
Mar: 4.4mm (1998)
Apr: 4.8mm (1981)
May: 8.0mm (2005)
Jun: 10.4mm (2006)
Jul: 7.0mm (1994)
Aug: 15.4mm (2011)
Sep: 8.2mm (2007)
Oct: 5.6mm (2007)
Nov: 18.2mm (2002)
Dec: 1.6mm (1972)

Feel free to include snow records too.

Last edited by jgtheone; 07-28-2015 at 10:48 AM..
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Old 07-28-2015, 10:23 AM
 
Location: Zagreb, Croatia
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Unfortunately, I don't have the years for most of these records.

Wettest days:
Jan: 29.9 mm
Feb: 69.7 mm (12th, 2014)
Mar: 41.3 mm
Apr: 32.8 mm
May: 50.4 mm
Jun: 66.5 mm
Jul: 83.7 mm
Aug: 85.0 mm
Sep: 86.7 mm
Oct: 55.0 mm (23rd, 2014)
Nov: 68.1 mm
Dec: 40.7 mm

Snowiest days:
Jan: 67 cm (15th, 2013)
Feb: 51 cm (13th, 2012; not sure about this one)
Mar: 37 cm
Apr: 8 cm
Nov: 35 cm
Dec: 56 cm

Wettest months:
Jan: 159.2 mm
Feb: 196.0 mm (2014)
Mar: 135.8 mm (2013)
Apr: 140.6 mm
May: 204.8 mm
Jun: 184.2 mm
Jul: 186.4 mm
Aug: 262.6 mm
Sep: 212.2 mm (2014)
Oct: 219.1 mm
Nov: 258.8 mm
Dec: 136.4 mm

Driest months:
Jan: 0.5 mm
Feb: 1.0 mm (1998)
Mar: 4.8 mm
Apr: 1.5 mm (2007)
May: 16.9 mm
Jun: 42.6 mm
Jul: 25.7 mm
Aug: 8.0 mm (2012)
Sep: 20.3 mm
Oct: 0.2 mm
Nov: 0.5 mm (2011)
Dec: 13.9 mm (2006)

Last edited by ksolina; 07-28-2015 at 10:32 AM..
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Old 07-28-2015, 10:44 AM
 
Location: Alexandria, Louisiana
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Wettest days in each month:
Jan: 6.16 inches 1/10/1925
Feb: 5.23 inches 2/10/1966
Mar: 5.40 inches 3/22/1929
Apr: 8.55 inches 4/29/1953
May: 5.46 inches 5/20/1935
Jun: 7.32 inches 6/07/1984
Jul: 9.75 inches 7/25/1933
Aug: 5.70 inches 8/6/1998
Sep: 6.51 inches 9/14/1901
Oct: 8.12 inches 10/23/1972
Nov: 10.02 inches 11/16/1987
Dec: 7.20 inches 12/26/1982

Wettest months:
Jan: 13.95 inches (1990)
Feb: 14.11 inches (1896)
Mar: 15.52 inches (1922)
Apr: 14.76 inches (1991)
May: 17.61 inches (1907)
Jun: 13.56 inches (1989)
Jul: 22.58 inches (1933)
Aug: 10.44 inches (1998)
Sep: 11.88 inches (1979)
Oct: 16.00 inches (1985)
Nov: 19.20 inches (1948)
Dec: 20.80 inches (1982)

Driest months:
Jan: Trace (1928)
Feb: 0.46 inches (2000)
Mar: 0.51 inches (1966)
Apr: 0.27 inches (1987)
May: 0.00 inches (1998)
Jun: Trace (1930)
Jul: 0.42 inches (1962)
Aug: 0.10 inches (1954)
Sep: 0.07 inches (2010)
Oct: 0.00 inches (1924, 1963)
Nov: 0.18 inches (1967)
Dec: 1.54 inches (2010)
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Old 07-28-2015, 11:02 AM
 
Location: Lexington, KY
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Wettest days in each month:
Jan: 3.50 in (1913)
Feb: 3.10 in (1989)
Mar: 5.56 in (1997)
Apr: 5.17 in (2015)
May: 4.31 in (2010)
Jun: 5.04 in (1998)
Jul: 4.38 in (1998)
Aug: 8.04 in (1932)
Sep: 5.45 in (1922)
Oct: 4.33 in (2007)
Nov: 3.34 in (1919)
Dec: 3.63 in (1919)

Wettest months:
Jan: 16.65 in (1950)
Feb: 10.12 in (1989)
Mar: 13.82 in (1987)
Apr: 12.70 in (2011)
May: 10.91 in (2004)
Jun: 11.69 in (1960)
Jul: 11.22 in (1865)
Aug: 11.18 in (1974)
Sep: 10.25 in (2006)
Oct: 7.95 in (1919)
Nov: 8.50 in (1919)
Dec: 10.17 in (1990)

Driest months:
Jan: 0.37 in (1981)
Feb: 0.52 in (1895)
Mar: 0.46 in (1910)
Apr: 0.40 in (1896)
May: 0.60 in (1932)
Jun: 0.61 in (1988)
Jul: 0.45 in (1930)
Aug: 0.29 in (1998)
Sep: 0.24 in (1959)
Oct: 0.11 in (1924)
Nov: 0.45 in (1976)
Dec: 0.61 in (1965)
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Old 07-29-2015, 10:07 PM
 
Location: Norman, OK
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Wettest days
Jan: 3.01" (1984)
Feb: 3.22" (1973)
Mar: 3.40" (1932)
Apr: 3.37" (1978)
May: 4.33" (1957)
June: 5.64" (2006)
July: 4.83" (1931)
Aug: 5.70" (1908)
Sept: 4.96" (1996)
Oct: 5.96" (1929)
Nov: 4.55" (1963)
Dec: 2.99" (1958)

Wettest months
Jan: 7.52" (1954)
Feb: 9.73" (1939)
Mar: 7.78" (1983)
Apr: 7.95" (1895)
May: 9.90" (1901)
June: 10.45" (2006)
July: 12.36" (1931)
Aug: 13.63" (1908)
Sept: 21.79" (1999)
Oct: 10.23" (1887)
Nov: 9.03" (2006)
Dec: 7.78" (1907)

Driest months

Jan: 0.83" (1890)
Feb: 0.42" (1898)
Mar: 1.01" (1910)
Apr: 0.23" (1976)
May: 0.35" (1926)
June: 0.33" (1993)
July: 0.80" (1953)
Aug: 0.81" (1950)
Sept: 0.11" (1922)
Oct: T (2000)
Nov: 0.06" (1931)
Dec: 0.25" (1965)
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