Papunya Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|July 2015 Average||-||-|
|Jul 2002-2014 Average||6.3||22.7|
|Jul 2002-2014 Highest||15.5||23rd 2014||30.1||29th 2007|
|Jul 2002-2014 Lowest||0.5||2nd 2002||13.3||13th 2011|
|July 2015 Total||-||0 day(s)|
|Jul 1958-2014 Average Total||9.8||1.2 day(s)|
|Jul 1958-2014 Wettest Total||116.4||1986|
|Jul 1958-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||46.2||23rd 1986|
|Jul 1958-2014 Driest Total||0.0||1963|
|Jan-Jul 2015 Total||-||0 day(s)|
|Jan-Jul 1958-2014 Average Total||197.2||19.2 day(s)|
Alice Springs, Northern Territory
Strengthening El Nino to reduce rainfall in northern and south-east Australia but wetter conditions for Western Australia
The Bureau of Meteorology has confirmed the El Nino pattern is strengthening in the Pacific and is likely to persist into next year.
The former owner of the Grantham quarry that allegedly contributed to the fatal 2011 flood has said the western embankment beside the quarry was a natural landmark and not manmade.
The impact of the drought is expected to be the main theme as Queensland's bush councils hold a major conference today.