Monthly Water Update

small map representing the district Lake Eyre Basin

Lake Eyre Basin

July 2019 Summary

Rainfall was average to lower than average across 96 per cent of the area, spread throughout the drainage division. Mean rainfall was three mm, 75 per cent lower than the long-term mean of 12 mm for July.

Streamflow was average for 78 per cent of the sites.

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map visualising rainfall details


map visualising streamflow details


map visualising rainfall details for Lake Eyre Basin

Rainfall statistics

Rainfall decile group Percentage of area
Highest on record since 1900 0%
Very much above average Less than 1%
Above average 4%
Average 30%
Below average 55%
Very much below average 11%
Lowest on record since 1900 Less than 1%

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