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NSW Northern Rivers Daily Rainfall for the April 1974 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.

058131    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
ALSTONVILLE TROPICAL FRUIT RESEARCH     6.6   38.2   92.8  179.0   12.6    3.4   17.2   28.0   36.0      0     413.8

058108    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
BACKMEDE (GREEN GATES)                    0   16.0   35.4   50.9   23.6      0    4.0   91.4   23.6      0     244.9

058001    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
BALLINA (CROWLEY VILLAGE)              20.0   40.2  114.0  124.8   10.0    6.2   24.4   34.8   28.0      0     402.4

058002    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
BANGALOW (FOWLERS LANE)                 3.0   46.0  228.0  168.0   21.0   11.0   20.0   44.0   24.6     .2     565.8

058078    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
BENTLEY                                   0    1.0   80.0   75.0      0   31.0     .2   18.0   10.0      0     215.2

058005    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
BRAYS CREEK (MISTY MOUNTAIN)              0    3.0   63.0   55.0   36.0      0    8.0   30.8   15.0      0     210.8

058065    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
BROADWATER SUGAR MILL                     0   22.0  100.0  213.0    2.8    8.0   13.0   46.0   32.0     .6     437.4

058103    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
BRUNSWICK HEADS BOWLING CLUB             -      -   292.0  139.6   20.2     -    13.4     -      -    72.4     537.6

058006    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
BRUSHGROVE (CLARENCE ST)                  0   76.0  115.0   60.0   46.0   18.0      0   18.4      0      0     333.4

058107    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
BURRINGBAR (HARNETT)                    1.4   71.2  156.0  144.0   46.2    2.0    9.4   56.6   21.4     .2     508.4

058009    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
BYRON BAY (CAPE BYRON LIGHTHOUSE)       9.6   33.0  180.4  128.0   24.0    5.2   11.8   19.8   37.6      0     449.4

058007    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
BYRON BAY (JACARANDA DRIVE)               0      0  245.2  163.2   24.6      0   28.8      0      0   40.2     502.0

058008    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
CALLIOPE PUBLIC SCHOOL                  2.0   90.2  106.0   47.8    4.6    1.4    8.4    7.0    6.6      0     274.0

058063    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
CASINO AIRPORT                           -      -    63.8   82.6    3.8     .3      0     -    24.6      0     175.1

058106    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
CAWONGLA                                4.0   24.0   34.0   54.5    7.0    2.0    3.0   32.0    9.0      0     169.5

058036    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
CHILLINGHAM (LIMPINWOOD)                  0   54.0   96.0   83.0   35.0    4.0    9.0   46.0   31.0      0     358.0

058011    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
CHILLINGHAM                               0   50.8  112.0   94.2   36.4      0      0   48.0   26.0      0     367.4

058127    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
CLUNES (MAIN RD)                        4.0   58.0  190.0  131.5   24.0      0   14.0   22.0   25.0      0     468.5

058073    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
COPMANHURST  (STOCKYARD CREEK)         42.0   30.4   95.1   30.4   26.4      0      0      0   10.0      0     234.3

058014    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
COPMANHURST POST OFFICE                   0      0   49.0   82.0   28.0   13.0    8.0   28.0      0      0     208.0

058015    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
CORAKI (UNION ST)                        -      -   155.0  186.5    4.8     -    13.2     -      -    50.2     409.7

058133    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
CORNDALE (WILLOW VALE)                  4.6   55.0  142.6   92.5   66.6     .8    7.4   18.2   22.6      0     410.3

058018    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
CUMBALUM (FAIRVIEW)                       0   21.2   61.0  200.5   24.2    4.0    3.0   46.0      0      0     359.9

058019    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
DOON DOON (MCCABES ROAD)                1.0   44.0   82.0  137.5   62.0      0   49.5   23.5   25.0      0     424.5

058132    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
DYRAABA CENTRAL                          .6   18.4   24.6   31.2   41.4      0    3.0   12.0   16.4      0     147.6

058139    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
EDEN CREEK (KARINGAL)                     0      0      0   74.2      0    4.0    2.0   19.4    5.6      0     105.2

058157    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
ELLANGOWAN (EAGLEHAWK)                    0   37.2   30.6      0      0      0      0      0      0      0      67.8

058088    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
ETTRICK (CARARA)                          0   16.6   23.8   33.8   15.8    1.0    2.6   12.8   12.0      0     118.4

058072    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
FEDERAL POST OFFICE                     5.2   60.6  194.0  144.2   25.8    5.8   10.2   46.0   23.6     .2     515.6

058130    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
GRAFTON OLYMPIC POOL                    4.2   24.5   64.0   52.4   14.4    4.8   10.7   11.9    5.8      0     192.7

058076    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
GRAFTON SOUTH (PLUVIOGRAPH)             2.6   39.8   72.6   48.4   10.6    8.8    9.6   12.8    3.0      0     208.2

058102    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
GRAFTON SOUTH (SOUTH GRAFTON  (YEER     1.0   16.2   41.0   48.2      0      0   29.4   31.0      0      0     166.8

058113    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
GREEN PIGEON (MORNING VIEW)              -      -    59.2   46.4   34.0      0      0     -      -    25.2     164.8

058115    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
GREVILLIA  (LINDESAY VIEW)              3.0    5.6   31.0   15.6   11.4      0    4.4    9.2   28.0      0     108.2

058026    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
GREVILLIA (SUMMERLAND WAY)              1.2    3.6   16.0   23.2    7.4     .1    2.8    7.2   25.6      0      87.1

058027    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
HARWOOD ISLAND (HARWOOD SUGAR MILL)     1.0   70.0  136.0  124.2    5.2      0   16.0    7.0    4.4      0     363.8

058114    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
HUON BROOK (MULLUMBIMBY)                5.4   78.2  149.8  146.2   54.0    1.6   15.0   37.8   18.2      0     506.2

058149    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
ILUKA (OWEN ST)                         5.0   26.6  112.0  104.1    1.2    2.8   15.4   10.4    8.1     .2     285.8

058138    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
KANGAROO CREEK  (HAYFIELD)                0      0   32.4   97.0   37.0     -    12.0    3.0   11.0    7.4     199.8

058074    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
KANGAROO CREEK (JALOOM)                   0   31.0  113.0   44.0     .2    2.2    7.8    8.0   12.8      0     219.0

058137    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
KINGSCLIFF (MARINE PARADE)                0      0  234.0  157.0   45.4    6.0   57.6   20.2   29.4      0     549.6

058129    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
KUNGHUR (THE JUNCTION)                  3.0   45.0   82.0   86.6   37.4    1.0   13.0   34.6    9.2      0     311.8

058146    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
KYOGLE (LARKIN STREET)                   .6   10.0   23.3   35.2   11.0    5.4    1.8   12.2   16.0      0     115.5

058032    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
KYOGLE POST OFFICE                       -      -    38.4   38.6   11.0   10.4      0     -      -    26.8     125.2

058033    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
LAWRENCE POST OFFICE                      0      0   50.8   22.9      0    4.1    4.1    4.6    1.5      0      88.0

058148    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
LILLIAN ROCK (WILLIAMS ROAD)            1.0   35.8   48.0   77.2   24.8     .4    2.2   26.0   12.0      0     227.4

058037    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
LISMORE (CENTRE STREET)                 2.5   23.9  103.4  106.4   12.4    2.5   13.4   11.6   14.5      0     290.6

058071    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
LISMORE (GOONELLEBAH)                   2.0   29.8  110.0  117.5   12.0    1.0   10.5   15.0    9.0      0     306.8

058141    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
LOADSTONE (HIGH VIEW)                     0   13.0   30.4   11.8   17.2      0     .2    9.4   24.4      0     106.4

058116    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
LYNCHS CREEK (WARRAZAMBLE ROAD)         1.2   12.0   30.0   29.0   14.0      0     .8   12.0   22.0      0     121.0

058038    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
MACLEAN (MCLACHLAN STREET)                0      0  218.0  107.0    1.4    5.4    9.0    6.2    5.0     .4     352.4

058135    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
MEERSCHAUMVALE (MEERSCHAUM VALE (BA     2.0   54.8  125.6  208.0    8.6      0   33.6      0   65.4      0     498.0

058039    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
MOUNT PIKAPENE FORESTRY                   0      0   36.0   49.6   15.6      0    1.6   14.0   20.4      0     137.2

058040    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
MULLUMBIMBY (FAIRVIEW FARM)               0   58.8  247.0  132.0   34.0    2.6   11.0   61.6   19.6      0     566.6

058004    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
MUMMULGUM (BINGEEBEEBRA)                  0      0    3.7      0      0      0      0      0   10.0      0      13.7

058158    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
MURWILLUMBAH (BRAY PARK)                 .2   79.6   96.4   89.6   44.6    2.4   19.4   41.2   30.2      0     403.6

058020    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
MURWILLUMBAH (DUNGAY (TALESWOOD))       4.0   74.0  128.0   92.0   54.0    2.0   25.0   57.0   22.0      0     458.0

058125    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
NIMBIN (MOUNT NARDI)                    3.0   33.0   81.5  127.8   43.8    2.4   31.5   49.0   22.0      0     394.0

058044    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
NIMBIN POST OFFICE                      5.6   21.6   56.2   87.0   29.0    2.2   11.2   14.2   14.4     .2     241.6

058045    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
NYMBOIDA (ARMIDALE ROAD)                4.2   18.0   93.4   38.0    6.8   11.2    5.6   18.4    7.2      0     202.8

058136    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
PIMLICO (AMAROO)                          0   38.8   85.0  211.6   10.6   12.2   19.0   29.2   25.4      0     431.8

058144    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
RAPPVILLE (BUSBY FLAT)                    0   10.0   50.2   40.0      0   13.0    4.6      0    6.4      0     124.2

058030    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
RAPPVILLE (KIPPENDUFF)                   -      -    82.8   78.4   12.8      0      0     -      -    70.2     244.2

058070    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
ROSEBANK (REPENTANCE CREEK)             9.0   60.0  127.8  139.8   31.0    9.8    9.8   38.0   19.4      0     444.6

058025    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
SOUTH GRAFTON POST OFFICE                -      -   117.2   50.0   14.4     -    18.2     -      -    14.0     213.8

058121    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
STRATHEDEN                                0   12.0   38.0   43.0   32.0      0      0   27.0   13.0      0     165.0

058147    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
THE CHANNON                             4.4   26.4   86.0  139.0   11.0    3.4   11.0   21.8   17.6      0     320.6

058134    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
THERESA CREEK (ROSEVIEW)                  0   17.0   50.8   18.0   18.8    2.0    2.4   20.2   11.0      0     140.2

058067    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
TOMEWIN (BORDER GATE)                  20.0   40.0  165.0  150.0      0    4.0    5.8   98.2    7.8      0     490.8

058056    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
TWEED HEADS GOLF CLUB                    -      -   260.0  113.0   27.4      0      0     -      -    65.0     465.4

058109    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
TYALGUM (KERRS LANE)                      0   35.0   72.0   54.2   39.0     .4    8.2   27.4   19.0      0     255.2

058057    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
TYALGUM (WANUNGARA VIEW)                 .4   42.2   81.0   64.6   47.4     .8    6.4   31.2   23.0      0     297.0

058156    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
TYALGUM (WARNING VIEW)                   .4   22.6   66.4   60.0   50.0    1.6    6.6   30.0   20.6      0     258.2

058059    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
ULMARRA (NEWSAGENCY)                    8.0      0  164.0    2.1     .8    1.1   20.0    9.0      0      0     205.0

058150    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
UPPER CRYSTAL CREEK (ARKUNA)              0   71.0  117.0  106.0   74.0    3.9   14.0   57.0   55.0      0     497.9

058081    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
UPPER MONGOGARIE (KIMBERLEY)              0   24.0   52.0   80.8   14.2      0    1.6   16.0   10.4      0     199.0

058060    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
WHIAN WHIAN (RUMMERY PARK)               -      -   269.0  190.0    6.0     -    12.0     -      -    56.0     533.0

058099    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
WHIPORIE POST OFFICE                      0   27.2   19.6  150.0    6.0    2.8    5.8   22.2    7.0      0     240.6

058061    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
WOODBURN (CEDAR ST)                     2.2   52.0  113.2  145.2     .4      0   10.4   46.6   23.2      0     393.2

058080    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
WOOLI BEACH                            10.0   65.0  105.0   15.0    8.0      0   14.0    6.0   25.0      0     248.0

058012    Apr 1974                       20     21     22     23     24     25     26     27     28     29     TOTAL
YAMBA PILOT STATION                    11.4   50.2   98.0   80.6    1.3    1.3   26.5    7.6   14.2     .2     291.3

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.


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