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How much rain has fallen?

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It has been an incredibly wet start to the month and in some parts of the region we've already seen more than a months worth of rain in the first 8 days of this month.

In Goudhurst in Kent we've had 85 mm and the average for the whole of the month is 93 mm.

In Charlwood in Surrey the average for the month is 79 mm and already we've had 98mm.

In Brize Norton in Oxfordshire the January average is 62 mm and so far this month we've seen 72mm.

The biggest total is in Otterbourne in Hampshire where we've already seen 123 mm and the average is just 86 mm. That's a huge 143% of the amount of rain we usually see at this time of year.

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