The Cairn

The Cairn has been decommissioned and is therefore no longer operating as a rainfall monitoring site. Please instead refer to rainfall at Waipahi at Slopedown. 

Site information 

Start of Record Tuesday, 10 April 1990
Site Altitude 270m
Mean Annual Rainfall 1355mm
Max rainfall in 24 hours 99mm - Friday, 3 May 2002
Max rainfall in 1 Hour 26mm - Wednesday, 29 December 1993

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