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Motueka at Woodstock - Rainfall

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Hourly Rainfall for Motueka at Woodstock

Daily Rainfall for Motueka at Woodstock

Site Information

Catchment: Motueka

Altitude: 75m

Period of analysis: 16 November 1987 to 31 December 2017.

Exposure: In a wide valley bordered by Mt Arthur range on the west and Moutere Hills on the east, with forestry flanking the hills and clear farmland in the valley.

Motueka at Woodstock Rainfall Statistics
ReturnStorm Total (mm)Drought Total
(mm) **
Period 1 hr6 hr24 hr28 day 
2 year 21.5 50.5 97.5 5.7
5 year 28.0 64.5 122.0  0.6
10 year 33.5 75.5 141.5 0.0
20 year 40.0 88.5 163.5 0.0
50 year 50.0 108.0  196.5 0.0
100 year 59.0 125.5 225.5 0.0


Recorded **









Storm totals are from HIRDS analysis based on site location.

** Drought totals and extremes are from analysis based on data collected on site.

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Tasman District Council has exercised all reasonable skill and care in collecting and displaying this information. However, the data is provisional, and may be incorrect until checked by staff. Data should be used with caution where there are safety, monetary, or operational consequences if the data is incorrect. Note also, the data may be changed at a later time.