Riwaka at Takaka Hill - Rainfall

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Hourly Rainfall for Riwaka at Takaka Hill

Daily Rainfall for Riwaka at Takaka Hill

Site Information

Catchment: Riwaka

Altitude: 675m

Period of analysis: 10 January 1980 to 31 December 2014.

Exposure: On a hilltop surrounded by scrub and regenerating bush.

Riwaka at Takaka Hill Rainfall Statistics
ReturnStorm Total (mm)Drought Total (mm) **
Period 1 hr 6 hr24 hr           28 day 
2 year  26.0  82.5 202.5 15.0 
5 year 34.0 105.5 253.0 4.2
10 year 41.0 124.0 293.0 0.0
20 year 48.5 145.0 337.5 0.0
50 year 60.5 177.0 405.5 0.0 
100 year 72.0 206.0 465.0 0.0 

Extremes

Recorded **

57.0

23/02/95

139.5

10/01/85 

278.8

09/07/83

0.0

05/02/13

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.