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1301.0 - Year Book Australia, 1922  
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RAINFALL AT THE AUSTRALIAN CAPITALS, 1860 TO 1921


PERTH
ADELAIDE
BRISBANE
SYDNEY
MELBOURNE
HOBART

YEAR.AmountNo. of Days.10 Years Means.AmountNo. of Days.10 Years Means.AmountNo. of Days.10 Years Means.AmountNo. of Days.10 Years Means.AmountNo. of Days.10 Years Means.AmountNo. of Days.10 Years Means.
in.
in.
in.
in.
in.
in.
in.
in.
in.
in.
in.
in.

1860
..
..
..
19.67
119
..
54.63
144
..
82.76
180
..
25.38
133
..
21.05
142
..
1861
..
..
..
24.04
147
..
69.45
155
..
59.36
157
..
29.16
159
..
28.19
167
..
1862
..
..
..
21.85
119
..
28.27
98
..
23.99
108
..
22.08
139
..
21.72
148
..
1863
..
..
..
23.68
145
..
68.83
146
..
47.08
152
..
36.42
165
..
40.67
163
..
1864
..
..
..
19.75
121
..
47.00
114
..
69.12
185
..
27.40
144
..
28.11
142
..
1865
..
..
..
15.51
108
..
24.11
52
..
36.15
140
..
15.94
119
..
23.07
146
..
1866
..
..
..
20.11
116
..
51.18
142
..
36.91
156
..
22.41
107
..
23.55
127
..
1867
..
..
..
19.05
112
..
61.04
112
..
59.56
140
..
25.79
133
..
22.27
139
..
1868
..
..
..
19.99
113
19.85
35.98
110
47.55
42.98
161
49.99
18.27
120
24.47
18.08
112
25.00
1869
..
..
..
14.74
117
..
54.39
114
..
48.00
150
..
24.58
129
..
23.87
131
..
1870
..
..
..
23.84
119
..
79.06
154
..
64.47
179
..
33.77
129
..
27.53
123
..
1871
..
..
..
23.25
137
..
45.45
119
..
52.27
141
..
30.17
125
..
18.25
131
..
1872
..
..
..
22.66
146
..
49.22
131
..
37.12
161
..
32.52
136
..
31.76
160
..
1873
..
..
..
21.00
139
..
62.02
138
..
73.40
176
..
25.61
134
..
23.43
157
..
1874
..
..
..
17.23
127
..
38.71
135
..
63.60
173
..
28.10
134
..
24.09
138
..
1875
..
..
..
29.21
157
..
67.03
162
..
46.25
153
..
32.87
158
..
29.25
182
..
1876
28.73
100
..
13.43
110
..
53.42
130
..
45.69
156
..
24.04
134
..
23.63
173
..
1877
20.48
103
..
24.95
135
..
30.28
119
..
59.66
147
..
24.10
124
..
20.82
165
..
1878
39.72
143
29.64
22.08
112
21.24
56.33
134
53.59
49.77
129
54.03
25.36
116
28.11
29.76
183
25.24
1879
41.34
106
(3 yr.)
20.69
130
..
67.30
157
..
63.19
167
..
19.28
127
..
21.07
210
..
1880
31.70
116
..
22.48
142
..
49.12
134
..
29.51
142
..
28.48
147
..
..
..
..
1881
24.78
101
..
18.02
135
..
29.30
117
..
40.99
163
..
24.08
134
..
..
..
..
1882
35.68
109
..
15.70
134
..
42.62
121
..
42.28
112
..
22.40
131
..
30.69
..
..
1883
39.65
122
..
26.76
161
..
32.22
114
..
46.92
157
..
23.71
130
24.05
161
..
1884
31.96
92
..
18.74
138
..
43.49
136
..
44.04
159
..
25.85
128
..
21.55
171
..
1885
33.44
110
..
15.89
133
..
26.85
112
..
39.91
145
..
26.94
123
..
28.29
176
..
1886
28.90
89
..
14.42
141
..
53.66
152
..
39.43
152
..
24.00
128
..
21.39
189
..
1887
37.52
105
..
25.70
164
..
81.54
242
..
60.16
190
..
32.39
153
..
24.21
174
..
1888
27.83
117
33.29
14.55
131
19.30
33.08
143
45.93
23.01
132
42.94
19.42
123
24.66
18.45
151
23.71
1889
39.96
123
..
30.87
143
..
49.36
155
..
57.16
186
..
27.14
125
..
30.80
180
(8 yr.)
1890
46.73
126
..
25.78
139
..
73.02
162
..
81.42
184
..
24.24
140
..
27.51
173
..
1891
30.33
93
..
14.01
113
..
41.68
143
..
55.30
200
..
26.73
126
..
23.25
160
..
1892
31.23
122
..
21.53
137
..
64.98
146
..
69.26
189
..
24.96
124
..
18.62
120
..
1893
40.12
145
..
21.49
129
..
88.26
147
..
49.90
209
..
26.80
140
..
27.46
146
..
1894
23.72
103
..
20.78
134
..
44.02
143
..
38.22
188
..
22.60
138
..
27.39
141
..
1895
33.01
123
..
21.28
130
..
59.11
105
..
31.86
170
..
17.04
131
..
25.40
121
..
1896
31.50
103
..
15.17
121
..
44.97
121
..
42.40
157
..
25.16
124
..
21.61
135
..
1897
27.17
106
..
15.42
119
..
42.53
115
..
42.52
136
..
25.85
117
..
20.45
153
..
1898
31.76
118
33.55
20.75
116
20.71
60.06
131
56.80
43.17
143
51.12
15.61
102
23.61
20.40
164
24.29
1899
32.40
107
..
18.84
119
..
38.85
141
..
55.90
174
..
28.87
116
..
20.68
170
..
1900
36.61
124
..
21.68
133
..
34.41
110
..
66.54
170
..
28.09
139
..
19.14
135
..
1901
36.75
122
..
18.01
124
..
38.48
110
..
40.10
149
..
27.45
113
25.11
149
..
1902
27.06
93
..
16.02
123
..
16.17
87
..
43.07
180
..
23.08
102
..
21.85
150
..
1903
35.69
140
..
25.47
134
..
49.27
136
..
38.62
173
..
28.43
130
..
25.86
139
..
1904
34.35
125
..
20.31
117
..
33.223
124
..
45.93
158
..
29.72
128
..
22.41
139
..
1905
34.61
116
..
22.28
131
..
36.76
108
..
35.03
145
..
25.64
129
..
32.09
168
..
1906
32.37
121
..
26.51
127
..
42.85
125
..
31.89
160
..
22.29
114
..
32.31
155
..
1907
40.12
132
..
17.78
125
..
31.40
119
..
31.32
132
..
22.26
102
..
25.92
166
..
1908
30.52
106
34.05
24.56
125
21.15
44.01
125
36.55
45.65
167
43.41
17.72
130
25.36
16.50
148
23.29
1909
39.11
107
..
27.69
138
..
34.06
111
..
32.45
177
..
25.86
171
..
27.29
170
..
1910
37.02
135
..
24.62
116
..
49.00
133
..
46.91
160
..
24.61
167
..
25.22
205
..
1911
23.38
108
..
15.99
127
..
35.21
128
..
50.24
155
..
36.61
168
..
26.78
193
..
1912
27.85
123
..
19.57
116
..
41.30
114
..
47.51
172
..
20.37
157
..
23.14
181
..
1913
38.28
141
..
18.16
102
..
40.81
115
..
57.70
141
..
21.17
157
..
19.36
165
..
1914
20.21
128
..
11.39
91
..
33.99
141
..
56.42
149
..
18.57
129
..
15.42
154
..
1915
43.61
164
..
11.38
117
..
25.66
93
..
34.83
117
..
20.95
167
..
20.91
196
..
1916
35.16
128
..
28.16
142
..
52.80
136
..
44.91
161
..
38.04
170
..
43.39
203
..
1917
45.64
146
..
28.90
153
..
40.92
127
..
52.40
151
..
30.57
171
..
30.62
214
..
1918
39.58
138
34.98
17.41
107
21.13
24.95
121
37.87
42.99
149
46.64
27.13
160
26.39
26.04
179
25.82
1919
30.66
120
..
17.21
108
..
19.36
96
..
58.71
152
..
24.89
141
..
22.48
153
..
1920
40.35
124
..
26.70
119
..
39.72
122
..
43.42
159
..
28.27
162
..
18.00
182
..
1921
41.09
135
..
22.64
100
..
54.31
167
..
43.34
140
..
29.76
154
..
18.04
159
..

Aver. No. of Yrs.
..
..
33.91

(46)
..
..
21.05

(83)
..
..
45.46

(72)
..
..
48.27

(83)
..
..
26.24

(78)
..
..
23.59

(79)

NOTE: The above average Rainfall figures for Brisbane, Sydney, and Melbourne differ slightly from the mean annual falls given in the Climatological Tables on pp. 62-64, which are for a less number of years.


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