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Website for rainfall totals

Discussion in 'Irrigation' started by DanaMac, Sep 13, 2013.

  1. DanaMac

    DanaMac LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 13,221

    I'm trying to find a website that will give daily/weekly/monthly rainfall totals from prior months. A customer has a rental home, and the grass is dead. The tenant states that this was the rainiest summer we've had. Close, but it didn't start raining until early July. June was a very hot dry month, again. So I want to give the customer/homeowner tools to show the tenant, because the homeowner knows that the utility bills were low in June.

    I've been searching, and I may have been at the correct sites, but I can't find the specific page or data within the sites.
  2. AI Inc

    AI Inc LawnSite Fanatic
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  3. Wet_Boots

    Wet_Boots LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 50,592

    weather.com will have a monthly chart for every zip code
  4. DanaMac

    DanaMac LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 13,221

    weather.com I find only shows back through August. It is probably there, but I just can't find it to go back any further.
  5. S.O.Contracting

    S.O.Contracting LawnSite Member
    Messages: 186

  6. TX Easymoney

    TX Easymoney LawnSite Platinum Member
    Messages: 4,082

    Got the same issue here.. et site..likly doesn't show rain totals.


    we have a local site which has weather stations scattered in our town showing totals...

    Here, I always ask for water usage per month From the customers bill...the last few people which told me they were watering a lot, turned out to be using only 3 to 5 k gallons on lawn...that doesn't even come close to replenishing the water..

    Last edited: Sep 13, 2013
  7. windflower

    windflower LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,099

  8. gusbuster

    gusbuster LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,931

    nobody want to put our tax dollars to work???
  9. Kiril

    Kiril LawnSite Fanatic
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