|Wettest tropical cyclones in Fiji
|2||615||24.2||Gavin (1997)||Monasavu dam|
|3||529||20.8||Evan 2012||Monasavu dam|
|4||495||19.5||Mick (2009)||Monasavu dam|
|6||341||13.4||June (1997)||Monasavu dam|
|7||311||12.2||Ami (2003)||Taveuni Island|
Orography from the volcanic islands of Fiji has led to significant rainfall during tropical cyclone passages, which occur roughly once a year. Cyclone Ami of January 2003 led to disastrous flooding across the northern and eastern sections of the island group. The coastal side of Vatuwiri on Taveuni Island measured 311 millimetres (12.24 in) of rainfall on January 13.
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