RAINY DAYS: The Sunshine Coast has had plenty of rain during the past week.
RAINY DAYS: The Sunshine Coast has had plenty of rain during the past week.

How much rain did your town get?

UPDATE 1.35pm: HEAVY rain has impacted low lying roads on the Northern Rivers and councils have urged drivers to exercise caution.

Earlier, Ballina Shire Council reported water was impacting roads in their LGA including: Houghlahans Creek Road Causeways, Lindendale Road at Marom Creek, Pearces Creek Bridge at Eltham Road, Pearces Creek, Ross Lane at Deadmans Creek, The Coast Road at Skennars Head (south of Pat Morton Lookout), Watson's Lane at Emigrant Creek.

The council will continue to monitor and signpost impacted roads.

For up-to-date road status information visit www.myroadinfo.com.au.


UPDATE 12.35pm: MORE rain has fallen across the region since 9am this morning, but clouds are beginning to clear.

Rainfall since 9am (BoM)

Evans Head 16mm

Ballina 35mm

Alstonville 22mm

Lismore 22mm

Nimbin 21mm

Jiggi 13mm

The Channon 23mm

Terania Ck 28mm

Dunoon 25mm

Corndale 22mm

Nashua 30mm

Byron Bay at Belongil 50mm

Coopers Shoot 59mm

Repentance Ck 32mm

Goonengerry 37mm

Myocum 42mm

Mullumbimby 26mm

Burringbar Nth Arm 42mm

Tweed Heads at Duranbah 19mm

Murwillumbah 37mm

Tyalgum Bridge 12mm

Clothiers Ck 30mm

Banora 11mm

Bilambil Heights 12mm

Casino 13mm

Rappville 7.8mm

Tabulam 0.6mm

Kyogle 4.6mm

Clarrie Hall Dam 26mm

Drake 0.4mm



Original story: AREAS of the Northern Rivers received a soaking over the past 24 hours, with 103mm of rain falling at Goonengerry and Burringbar.

The Bureau of Meteorology reports more rain is expected today across the Northern Rivers, becoming less likely this afternoon, before a sunny day on Monday.

BoM said there is a chance of a thunderstorm during the morning and afternoon today.

Light winds will become westerly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 20s.

Rainfall in 24 hours to 9am (BoM)

Evans Head 53mm

New Italy 22mm

Ballina 44mm

Tuckombil 62mm

Alstonville 43mm

Lismore 26mm

Nimbin 25mm

Jiggi 15mm

The Channon 26mm

Terania Ck 35mm

Dunoon 47mm

Corndale 57mm

Nashua 73mm

Byron Bay at Tallow Ck 50mm

Repentance Ck 96mm

Goonengerry 103mm

Myocum 73mm

Mullumbimby 90mm

Coopers Shoot 63mm

Burringbar 103mm

Tweed Heads at Duranbah 90mm

Murwillumbah 68mm

Tyalgum Bridge 73mm

Clothiers Ck 79mm

Coolangatta 68mm

Banora 86mm

Bilambil 76mm

Tomewin 100mm

Limpinwood 65mm

Casino 14

Rappville 17mm

Doubtful Ck 14mm

Tabulam 8.8mm

Kyogle 12

Urbenville 15mm

Drake 12mm