Monthly Water Update

small map representing the district South East Coast (Victoria)

South East Coast (Victoria)

December 2017 Summary

Rainfall was average or higher than average across 94% of the area, mainly in the east. Mean rainfall was 75 mm, 39% higher than the 1900 to 2016 mean of 54 mm for December.

Streamflow data for most of the sites are not yet available for this month. When data become available the page will be updated.

Streamflow salinity data for most of the sites are not yet available for this month. When data become available the page will be updated.

During December, storage volumes increased in two systems, decreased in two and remained stable in one. By the end of the month, the volume of water stored was 52% of the total accessible capacity, a decrease of 2% from the previous year.

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Rainfall

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Streamflow

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Streamflow salinity

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Water storages

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Rainfall

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Rainfall statistics

Rainfall decile group Percentage of area
Highest on record since 1900 Less than 1%
Very much above average 19%
Above average 23%
Average 52%
Below average 6%
Very much below average 0%
Lowest on record since 1900 0%

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