Katherine Rural College Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|January 2017 Total||151.4||5 day(s)|
|Jan-Jan 2017 Total||151.4||5 day(s)|
Darwin-Daly, Northern Territory
A four-day heatwave that begins on Wednesday will bring the same kind of conditions that saw more than 200 Queenslanders treated for heat stroke and dehydration last week.
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.