Mount Elizabeth Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|February 2016 Average||22.4||+0.6||31.9||-0.4|
|Feb 1994-2014 Average||21.8||32.3|
|Feb 1994-2014 Highest||25.5||27th 1998||38.8||6th 1994|
|Feb 1994-2014 Lowest||15.7||18th 1996||22.2||21st 2002|
|February 2016 Total||40 48.5||5 day(s)|
|Feb 1973-2014 Average Total||234.9||15.5 day(s)|
|Feb 1973-2014 Wettest Total||448.3||2002|
|Feb 1973-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||155.1||22nd 2003|
|Feb 1973-2014 Driest Total||65.4||1988|
|Jan-Feb 2016 Total||246.5||22 day(s)|
|Jan-Feb 1973-2014 Average Total||495.3||32.2 day(s)|
Kimberley, Western Australia
Perth hit a scorching 40.4 degrees Celsius on day one of a heatwave that is expected to last for at least five days.
After a wet start to the year, southeastern Australia is drying out, beginning its driest spell in about two months.
Around 20 cars became partially submerged after falling through a temporary car park established on Wisconsin's frozen Lake Geneva on Saturday local time.