Upper Fergusson River Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|November 2015 Total||122.0||10 day(s)|
|Jan-Nov 2015 Total||698.2||68 day(s)|
Darwin-Daly, Northern Territory
Coping with drought forces some farmers to bail out while others plough money into irrigation technology
Forced out by drought El Nino as a hot dry phenomenon seems meaningless to Queensland farmers who have survived more than three years of drought.
A total fire ban is in place for most of Victoria, with forecast hot and windy conditions described as the perfect "formula" for triggering bushfires.
Farmers resort to carting water following an extremely dry winter in Western Australia's Great Southern
Water shortages in Western Australia's Great Southern are proving to be a major problem for many farmers in the region after an unusually dry winter.