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Richmond at Tasman District Council Office - Rainfall

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Hourly Rainfall for Richmond at TDC Office

Daily Rainfall for Richmond at TDC Office

Site Information

Catchment: Waimea

Altitude: 30m

Period of analysis: 23 June 1995 to 31 December 2017.

Exposure: Located in the Richmond CBD at the foot of the Richmond Ranges.

Richmond at TDC Office Rainfall Statistics
ReturnStorm Total (mm)Drought Total
(mm) **
Period 1 hr6 hr24 hr28 day 
2 year 22.5  46.0 80.0  5.0 
5 year 29.0  58.5 101.0  0.7 
10 year 34.5  69.0  118.0  0.0 
20 year 40.5  80.5  137.0  0.0 
50 year 50.0  98.5  165.5  0.0 
100 year 59.0  114.5  191.5  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.