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Waingaro at Little Devil - Rainfall

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Hourly Rainfall for Waingaro at Little Devil

Daily Rainfall for Waingaro at Little Devil

Site Information

Catchment: Waingaro

Altitude: 1360m

Period of analysis: 25 May 1993 to 31 December 2014.

Exposure: Located in a tussock basin, sheltered from the west and influenced by snow during winter.

Anatoki at Happy Sams Rainfall Statistics
ReturnStorm Total (mm)Drought Total (mm) **
Period 1 hr6 hr24 hr28 day 
2 year 34.0 120.5  320.0  24.2
5 year 43.0  150.5  395.0 9.8
10 year 50.5  174.0  454.0  1.8
20 year 58.5  200.5  518.5  0.0
50 year 71.5  240.5  616.5  0.0
100 year 82.5  275.5  701.5  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.