Channel Point Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|December 2015 Average||17 26.0||+0.9||-|
|Dec 1994-2014 Average||25.1||32.4|
|Dec 1994-2014 Highest||29.7||17th 2014||35.7||25th 2011|
|Dec 1994-2014 Lowest||20.6||3rd 1994||25.5||8th 1998|
|December 2015 Total||24 0.0||0 day(s)|
|Dec 1990-2014 Average Total||321.7||17.0 day(s)|
|Dec 1990-2014 Wettest Total||691.7||2008|
|Dec 1990-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||252.4||4th 2000|
|Dec 1990-2014 Driest Total||28.6||1991|
|Jan-Dec 2015 Total||1390.4||75 day(s)|
|Jan-Dec 1990-2014 Average Total||1860.2||100.9 day(s)|
Darwin-Daly, Northern Territory
Australian dried fruit growers are hopeful a reduction in global sultana production will stabilise domestic prices.
There has been a lot to celebrate this year in the macadamia industry - a record crop, good quality kernel, growing overseas demand and high prices.
Spring was marked by record breaking heat and long dry spells, with only small areas away from that norm.