Troughton Island Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|February 2016 Total||12.6||2 day(s)|
|February 1957-2014 Average Total||205.2||12.3 day(s)|
|February 1957-2014 Wettest Total||455.4||1968|
|February 1957-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||123.4||27th 1961|
|February 1957-2014 Driest Total||8.4||1964|
|Jan-Feb 2016 Total||124.0||7 day(s)|
|Jan-Feb 1957-2014 Average Total||479.1||25.8 day(s)|
Kimberley, Western Australia
The monsoon trough has made a glancing blow of Queensland's Cape York Peninsula and the Top End.
Rain in parts of western Queensland in the past week has raised hope that the drought may finally be over, but the long, dry years have already devastated pastures and wiped out incomes for many farming families.
Solid central Australian rain a bonus as pastoral company progresses with drought-proofing strategy aimed at selling heavier cattle
A Central Australian pastoral company says recent solid rain across its five cattle stations is a welcome bonus as it continues with a drought-proofing strategy.