Monthly Water Update

small map representing the district South East Coast (Victoria)

South East Coast (Victoria)

May 2018 Summary

Rainfall conditions improved from the previous months and was average or higher than average for the entire area. Mean rainfall was 74 mm, 12 per cent higher than the long-term mean of 66 mm for May.

Streamflow data are not yet available for this month. The page will be updated once data becomes available.

Streamflow salinity data are not yet available for this month. The page will be updated once data becomes available.

During May, total volumes decreased in three storage systems and remained stable in two. By the end of the month, the volume of water stored was 35 per cent of the total accessible capacity, an increase of 18 per cent from the same time last 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

map visualising rainfall details for South East Coast (Victoria)

Rainfall statistics

Rainfall decile group Percentage of area
Highest on record since 1900 0%
Very much above average 2%
Above average 37%
Average 60%
Below average Less than 1%
Very much below average 0%
Lowest on record since 1900 0%

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