Channel Point Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|February 2016 Total||23 142.2||5 day(s)|
|February 1991-2014 Average Total||412.3||18.8 day(s)|
|February 1991-2014 Wettest Total||833.3||1999|
|February 1991-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||311.1||8th 1999|
|February 1991-2014 Driest Total||181.8||2012|
|Jan-Feb 2016 Total||323.4||20 day(s)|
|Jan-Feb 1991-2014 Average Total||849.7||38.1 day(s)|
Darwin-Daly, Northern Territory
Perth has recorded above 40 degree Celsius temperatures for three days in a row, melting a February record which has stood for more than 50 years.
The plan to turn a historic outback Queensland hospital building into a medical museum is a step closer to reality with the project given more than $140,000 in drought funding.
Records tumbled at the Roma saleyards, where strong demand saw a record price of $1,880 paid for a cow and calf unit.