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Aorere at Perry Saddle - Rainfall

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Hourly Rainfall for Aorere at Perry Saddle

Daily Rainfall for Aorere at Perry Saddle

Site Information

Catchment: Aorere

Altitude: 1104m

Period of analysis: 01 December 2011 to 31 December 2017.

Exposure: Located on an alpine plateau overlooking the Aorere River valley.

Aorere at Perry Saddle Rainfall Statistics
ReturnStorm Total (mm)Drought Total (mm) **
Period 1 hr6 hr24 hr28 day 
2 year 27.5 91.0 231.0  
5 year 34.5 113.0 284.0  
10 year 40.0 130.5 325.5  
20 year 46.5 150.0 371.0  
50 year 56.0 179.0 439.0  
100 year 64.5 204.5 498.5  


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 Perry Saddle 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.