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Aorere at Devils Boots - Rainfall

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Hourly Rainfall for Aorere at Devils Boots

Daily Rainfall for Aorere at Devils Boots

Site Information

Catchment: Aorere

Altitude: 30m

Period of analysis: 01 July 1991 to 31 December 2017.

Exposure: An open valley with a mixture of regenerating bush to the south and east, and farmland further down the valley.

Aorere at Devils Boots Rainfall Statistics
ReturnStorm Total (mm)Drought Total (mm) **
Period 1 hr6 hr24 hr28 day 
2 year 24.0 70.5 162.0  21.0
5 year 31.0 89.0 200.0 8.6
10 year 36.5 103.5 230.5 2.9
20 year 43.0 119.5 264.0 0.0
50 year 52.5 144.0 314.0 0.0
100 year 61.0 165.5 358.0  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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Map of Aorere at Devils Boots Location

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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.