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Motupipi at Reillys Bridge - Rainfall

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Hourly Rainfall for Motupipi at Reillys Bridge

Daily Rainfall for Motupipi at Reillys Bridge

Site Information

Catchment: Motupipi

Altitude: 5m

Period of analysis: 29 November 2006 to 31 December 2017.

Exposure: Situated in the lower broad part of the Takaka Valley, surrounded by clear farmland.

Motupipi at Reillys Bridge Rainfall Statistics
ReturnStorm Total (mm)Drought Total (mm) **
Period 1 hr6 hr24 hr28 day 
2 year 28.0  76.0  163.5 3.5
5 year 37.0  97.0  204.5   1.3 
10 year 44.0 114.0  237.0   0.3 
20 year 52.0  132.5  273.5   0.0 
50 year 65.0  162.0  328.5   0.0 
100 year 77.0  188.0  376.5   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.