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Buller at Longford - Rainfall

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Hourly Rainfall for Buller at Longford

Daily Rainfall for Buller at Longford

Note: There is currently no data availale from this raingauge. We hope to have this back up and running in early 2018.

Site Information

Catchment: Buller

Altitude: 200m

Period of analysis: 4 November 1994 to 31 December 2014.

Exposure: Broad farmland valley.

Buller at Longford Rainfall Statistics
ReturnStorm Total (mm)Drought Total (mm) **
Period 1 hr6 hr24 hr28 day 
2 year  16.0  38.5 76.5 11.0 
5 year 21.0 49.0 93.5 4.0
10 year 25.5 57.5 107.5  0.5
20 year 30.5 66.5 122.5  0.0
50 year 38.5 81.0 145.0  0.0
100 year 45.5 94.0 164.5  0.0


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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.