Wollogorang Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|February 2016 Average||-||-|
|Feb 1974-2014 Average||24.0||34.3|
|Feb 1974-2014 Highest||28.6||14th 1992||41.5||28th 1988|
|Feb 1974-2014 Lowest||15.5||3rd 2013||25.0||29th 1996|
|February 2016 Total||-||0 day(s)|
|Feb 1967-2014 Average Total||248.2||14.2 day(s)|
|Feb 1967-2014 Wettest Total||539.1||2001|
|Feb 1967-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||210.4||12th 1975|
|Feb 1967-2014 Driest Total||68.1||2012|
|Jan-Feb 2016 Total||-||0 day(s)|
|Jan-Feb 1967-2014 Average Total||490.4||27.9 day(s)|
Roper-McArthur, Northern Territory
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.
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.
Queensland's first cyclone of the season poses no immediate threat to the coast but may whip up dangerous swells for south-east beaches early next week, the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says.