Fiji Time: 1:14 PM on Thursday 29 January

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / News

Suva records highest rainfall

By AVINESH GOPAL
Saturday, May 17, 2014

Update: 1:15PM THE highest rainfall in a 24-hour period ending this morning was recorded in the Suva area.

From 9am on Friday to 9am today, Laucala Bay recorded 168.5mm of rain followed by Monasavu at 71mm and Ono-i-Lau at 70.6mm.

According to the Nadi Weather Office, Nadi recorded 61mm of rain, Lautoka 50.3mm and Nausori 50mm.

The rainfall figures were released as the weather office issued a heavy rain warning for the whole of Fiji, including a flash-flood warning.





Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Who let our boy go swimming
  2. Fake tabua inquiry
  3. Woman found
  4. 14 years for rapist
  5. Drysdale honours appointment
  6. Fiji FA mourns loss of U17 rep
  7. 7s team change
  8. $50.5m tax debt
  9. Entities fail to pay State dividends
  10. Drug suspects charged

Top Stories this Week

  1. Opposition challenges PM to walk the talk Friday (23 Jan)
  2. PM's apology to Fiji Saturday (24 Jan)
  3. Old market to turn into live fish shop Tuesday (27 Jan)
  4. FRCA terminates officers Tuesday (27 Jan)
  5. Things you didn't know about Kuridrani Monday (26 Jan)
  6. Tragic end to tour Wednesday (28 Jan)
  7. Man charged for assaulting daughter Monday (26 Jan)
  8. Ba retains title Monday (26 Jan)
  9. New-look bus station plans Tuesday (27 Jan)
  10. Dream come true for family Wednesday (28 Jan)