Pilbara Rainfall Bulletin
||Rain to 9am||Interval|
|BARROW ISLAND AIRPORT||0.0||24|
|CHRISTMAS ISLAND AERO||0.0||24|
|COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT||5.2||24|
|EMU CREEK STATION||0.0||24|
|PORT HEDLAND AIRPORT||0.0||24|
For most of Australia's frost-prone areas the frost season has started later than any other year since 2007 but now it has arrived with a shudder.
Although temperatures across the southern states have been more seasonal over the recent days, temperatures along the eastern seaboard have remained quite balmy.
Water is flowing into outback Lake Eyre, but somewhat differently from past flooding of the remote saltpan, travel guide Rex Ellis says.