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NSW Northern Rivers Daily Rainfall for the February 1953 Lismore Floods

[Lismore Flood Pictures and Wilsons River Flood Height Information]


Rainfall figures are 24 hours to 9am on the date shown in millimetres. Click the Station Number links for a location map of the rainfall station.

058000    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
ALSTONVILLE POST OFFICE                   0   11.9  122.9    9.1   79.8  160.0   78.0   69.1   14.7   51.8   12.7     610.0

058001    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
BALLINA (CROWLEY VILLAGE)                 0   21.1  243.3    9.1   39.9  134.6  108.7     -    62.5   22.4   14.7     656.3

058002    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
BANGALOW (FOWLERS LANE)                   0   12.7  164.8    6.1   76.2  187.7  106.9   77.7   16.5   38.1    9.9     696.6

058003    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
BANYABBA STATE FOREST                     0   25.4   82.6      0    6.4   44.5   50.8   67.3   33.0   41.9      0     351.9

058005    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
BRAYS CREEK (MISTY MOUNTAIN)              0   26.7   87.6   11.4   22.6   71.9   69.9   66.8   11.2   32.5    3.6     404.2

058065    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
BROADWATER SUGAR MILL                     0   14.0  106.7    5.6   38.1   88.1   69.9     -    57.7   24.1    4.6     408.8

058006    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
BRUSHGROVE (CLARENCE ST)                  0   26.7   59.4    1.3    3.6   27.2   38.4     -    61.5   77.5    4.3     299.9

058009    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
BYRON BAY (CAPE BYRON LIGHTHOUSE)         0    6.6  164.6    3.0   44.2   72.4   78.5   53.8   17.5    5.3    1.3     447.2

058007    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
BYRON BAY (JACARANDA DRIVE)               0    7.6  197.4    6.4   69.3  123.2  110.5     -    95.5    8.4    2.5     620.8

058008    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
CALLIOPE PUBLIC SCHOOL                    0   29.2   46.5    1.5      0   18.3   26.4   48.8   11.9   78.0    2.0     262.6

058063    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
CASINO AIRPORT                            0   13.7   91.4   12.7    6.4   73.7   49.5     -    84.3   46.2   16.0     393.9

058010    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
CASTILLE                                  0   25.9   55.6    7.1   22.9   25.9   39.1   43.2   17.5   12.2    3.0     252.4

058036    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
CHILLINGHAM (LIMPINWOOD)                  0   44.7  108.0    7.4   12.7   78.2   88.4   16.5   44.5      0      0     400.4

058013    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
CONDONG SUGAR MILL                        0   38.1  269.0    1.3   31.8  136.9   97.0   79.8   22.4   90.7    1.5     768.5

058014    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
COPMANHURST POST OFFICE                   0   24.1   60.5    8.9    4.3   13.5   27.2   49.8    5.8   14.0    5.8     213.9

058015    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
CORAKI (UNION ST)                         0   15.2   69.6    6.1   15.5   52.8   64.8   50.3   26.2   86.4    6.6     393.5

058133    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
CORNDALE (WILLOW VALE)                    0     -   127.0     -    94.0  152.4  109.2   66.0   25.4      0   91.4     665.4

058017    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
CUDGEN PLANTATION                        .3   43.4  204.7    3.8   58.4  129.3  125.2   78.0   10.7   56.6      0     710.4

058018    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
CUMBALUM (FAIRVIEW)                       0   13.7  174.8    6.4   63.5  110.7  113.0   42.4   22.9    4.6    6.4     558.4

058019    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
DOON DOON (MCCABES ROAD)                  0      0  122.4   13.2  172.7   87.6   91.4   93.0   44.7   83.1   13.5     721.6

058075    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
GLENUGIE                                  0   14.7   56.4    2.3     .8   21.1   31.0   64.0    8.6   28.4    2.3     229.6

058024    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
GRAFTON CITY COUNCIL                      0   23.6   54.9    1.3    1.0   17.5   27.7   51.1    8.4   18.8     .3     204.6

058026    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
GREVILLIA (SUMMERLAND WAY)                0   19.3   88.9   19.8   14.2   25.1   62.0   47.8   12.2   16.5    4.3     310.1

058027    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
HARWOOD ISLAND (HARWOOD SUGAR MILL)       0   22.4   94.0    1.3    2.0   54.6   31.8     -    86.4  130.6   15.0     438.1

058138    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
KANGAROO CREEK  (HAYFIELD)             10.2   15.2   21.8    6.4   12.7   33.0   24.1   26.9    3.8    1.0      0     155.1

058029    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
KINGSCLIFF (CUDGEN HEADLAND)              0   36.8  188.0      0   52.1   83.8  241.3   54.6   12.7   48.3    3.0     720.6

058031    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
KUNGHUR POST OFFICE                       0   25.9   80.0    7.6   19.8   67.3   54.9   49.5   13.5   43.9    8.4     370.8

058032    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
KYOGLE POST OFFICE                        0   12.4   97.8    6.1   51.8   79.0   55.9   65.0   27.7   97.8   18.3     511.8

058033    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
LAWRENCE POST OFFICE                      0   20.8   58.9      0    1.3   25.4   29.7   51.3   16.0   48.8    4.6     256.8

058035    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
LILLIAN ROCK                              0   19.1  108.0   18.5   58.4   77.5   77.0   85.1   31.8   78.7   19.1     573.2

058037    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
LISMORE (CENTRE STREET)                   0   10.2   90.2    6.1   58.4   79.2   61.5   47.0   17.3   57.7   23.4     451.0

058038    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
MACLEAN (MCLACHLAN STREET)               -    24.1   87.6     .5    2.0   59.7   33.0     -    98.0   73.7   14.7     393.3

058039    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
MOUNT PIKAPENE FORESTRY                   0    7.6  101.6   20.8    1.3   22.1   50.8   61.5   18.0   14.5    3.3     301.5

058040    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
MULLUMBIMBY (FAIRVIEW FARM)               0   21.6  223.0    4.6   76.7  235.0  108.0  102.9    9.4   24.6    2.3     808.1

058004    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
MUMMULGUM (BINGEEBEEBRA)                  0   29.2   87.6   21.8    2.0   30.0   69.1   31.5   22.1    5.8      0     299.1

058020    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
MURWILLUMBAH (DUNGAY (TALESWOOD))         0   50.8  241.8    3.6   36.8  121.2  125.7   81.8   34.8  106.4      0     802.9

058042    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
MURWILLUMBAH POST OFFICE                  0   40.4  231.6    1.8   30.5  102.9   81.3     -    91.2   82.0      0     661.7

058043    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
NEWRYBAR                                  0   15.2  165.9    7.1   80.8  188.5  110.5   78.5   18.3   40.1   10.7     715.6

058044    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
NIMBIN POST OFFICE                        0   10.2  111.5    8.9   74.9  125.5   83.3   81.8   14.0  107.2   23.1     640.4

058045    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
NYMBOIDA (ARMIDALE ROAD)                  0   29.2   31.8    6.9    7.1   16.0   27.9   49.5    7.4    1.3     .5     177.6

058046    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
PILLAR VALLEY                             0   33.5   59.9      0    4.3   39.1   20.3   54.6   11.9   73.9   10.4     307.9

058048    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
RAMORNIE                                  0   30.5   54.9    7.1      0   20.3   20.3   55.9   17.8      0    7.6     214.4

058050    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
ROSEBERRY STATE FOREST NURSERY            0   14.7   81.3   11.4   20.8   51.6   59.7   50.8   16.5   33.0   13.5     353.3

058025    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
SOUTH GRAFTON POST OFFICE                 0   23.6   55.4    2.3      0   15.0   27.7     -    57.7   21.6      0     203.3

058051    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
SOUTHGATE                                 0   17.8   50.8    2.0      0   16.3   32.5   44.7    8.1   52.8    1.8     226.8

058052    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
TABBIMOBILE STATE FOREST                  0   20.3   77.5    5.1   15.5   94.0   65.8   90.9   52.6  117.1    6.4     545.2

058067    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
TOMEWIN (BORDER GATE)                  59.7  263.4    5.1   99.1      0  219.7  159.8  133.9   34.8  128.3    1.8    1105.6

058173    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
TOONUMBAR STATE FOREST                    0   21.3   80.0   11.4   20.3   43.7   69.9   64.5   18.8   33.5    8.9     372.3

058055    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
TULLYMORGAN                               0   31.5   97.8     .8    3.0   83.3   51.6   86.6   41.4   90.9    5.3     492.2

058056    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
TWEED HEADS GOLF CLUB                     0   42.9  201.2   16.5   56.6  158.5  148.1   93.5   16.3   94.5     .3     828.4

058057    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
TYALGUM (WANUNGARA VIEW)                  0   29.2  102.9    8.9   19.1   38.1   55.9   67.3   12.7   47.0      0     381.1

058059    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
ULMARRA (NEWSAGENCY)                      0   30.2   48.5    1.5      0   16.0   32.0   48.5   13.5   56.9     .5     247.6

058060    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
WHIAN WHIAN (RUMMERY PARK)                0   15.2  166.6   16.5  110.2  258.6  133.6  146.3   40.1  116.3   34.8    1038.2

058061    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
WOODBURN (CEDAR ST)                       0    6.1   85.6    5.8   36.6   81.5   69.6     -    49.0   38.6    3.6     376.4

058220    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
WOOLNERS ARM                           19.1   93.5    7.6    1.5   18.0   39.1   55.9    9.7   25.9    7.9      0     278.2

058012    Feb 1953                       15     16     17     18     19     20     21     22     23     24     25     TOTAL
YAMBA PILOT STATION                       0   16.8   71.9     .8    4.6   79.2   41.1   53.1   14.2   56.4   33.0     371.1

Values with "-" indicate no observation was made and either the data is not available at all, or the amount following the missing data is an accumulation over those dates.

Daily rainfall data sourced from the Bureau of Meteorology.


Document: rainfall_58_195302.htm
Updated: 11 March 2015
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