Elliott Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|October 2015 Total||5.4||1 day(s)|
|October 1949-2014 Average Total||21.7||3.1 day(s)|
|October 1949-2014 Wettest Total||111.7||1950|
|October 1949-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||37.8||9th 1950|
|October 1949-2014 Driest Total||0.0||1965|
|Jan-Oct 2015 Total||422.3||25 day(s)|
|Jan-Oct 1949-2014 Average Total||452.3||35.3 day(s)|
Barkly, Northern Territory
Cooler weather conditions have slowed a bushfire burning through bushland on Eyre Peninsula in South Australia.
It is the last day of a heat spell that has baked New South Wales, and like cinema choc-tops, records continue to melt.
Long-term locals are concerned about the height of the Katherine River in the Northern Territory after successive poor wet seasons.