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    How do I get historic rainfall data?


    If you need a full historic supply of a single site, or for data more than 12 months old, you would need to make a request for an offline supply via enquiries@environment-agency.gov.uk

    The Rainfall API currently provides access to data for the last month. 

    Historic rainfall data for the past 12 months is available to download from our archive in csv format: http://environment.data.gov.uk/flood-monitoring/archive 

    To download the data as a csv, simply highlight the top row and select the filter button:


    You can filter the results to the station or area of interest. 


    Please note this is unvalidated data and could potentially contain errors due to faulty instruments or on-site maintenance. 



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