Borroloola Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|February 2016 Average||23.3||-1.2||33.9||+0.0|
|Feb 1987-2014 Average||24.5||33.9|
|Feb 1987-2014 Highest||31.6||19th 1996||42.7||3rd 2002|
|Feb 1987-2014 Lowest||18.4||9th 2012||25.5||27th 2001|
|February 2016 Total||18 1.0||1 day(s)|
|Feb 1987-2014 Average Total||241.0||13.8 day(s)|
|Feb 1987-2014 Wettest Total||763.8||2001|
|Feb 1987-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||142.0||12th 2001|
|Feb 1987-2014 Driest Total||59.2||2013|
|Jan-Feb 2016 Total||101.6||11 day(s)|
|Jan-Feb 1987-2014 Average Total||470.9||28.2 day(s)|
Roper-McArthur, 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.