Tuesday, July 3, 2012

June Rainfall Summary



June rainfall was higher than the mean rainfall (78mm) contrary to earlier predictions of a dry winter. This is welcome for flushing the soil of salts that have built up over the last irrigation season - although note that moisture monitoring sensors are recording water has only penetrated down to 100cm on clay soils and they need additional rainfall to flush below the rootzone.

June Rainfall


Highest Daily Rainfall





     37.8
mm





Monthly Total





   130.8
mm





Annual total Jun 31st 2012  377.5 mm
 

Rainfall comparison

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