Point Stuart Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|January 2017 Average||26.2||+1.1||32.9||+1.1|
|Jan 2004-2004 Average||25.1||31.8|
|Jan 2004-2004 Highest||27.0||31st 2004||34.0||5th 2004|
|Jan 2004-2004 Lowest||22.0||19th 2004||28.0||1st 2004|
|January 2017 Total||85.8||10 day(s)|
|Jan 1995-2009 Average Total||220.2||12.7 day(s)|
|Jan 1995-2009 Wettest Total||616.0||1995|
|Jan 1995-2009 Wettest 24hr Total||133.0||13th 1995|
|Jan 1995-2009 Driest Total||0.0||1999|
|Jan-Jan 2017 Total||85.8||10 day(s)|
|Jan-Jan 1995-2009 Average Total||220.2||12.7 day(s)|
Darwin-Daly, Northern Territory
Less than three weeks into 2017, the desert town of Tennant Creek in the NT is already just 89 millimetres shy of reaching its average yearly rainfall, with the unusual downpour said to be leading to an influx of creepy crawlies.
Rain has continued to fall in parts of Central Australia, ensuring the current greenery continues.
The Great Northern Highway has been closed between Fitzroy Crossing and Halls Creek, as rivers rise across northern Western Australia following a week of steady rain.