Rabbit Flat Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|July 2015 Average||4.8||-2.0||26.0||-0.1|
|Jul 1997-2014 Average||6.8||26.1|
|Jul 1997-2014 Highest||20.0||30th 2010||34.5||26th 1998|
|Jul 1997-2014 Lowest||-3.3||1st 2002||12.8||13th 2014|
|July 2015 Total||0.0||0 day(s)|
|Jul 1997-2014 Average Total||5.6||0.9 day(s)|
|Jul 1997-2014 Wettest Total||43.2||2010|
|Jul 1997-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||22.6||6th 2010|
|Jul 1997-2014 Driest Total||0.0||1997|
|Jan-Jul 2015 Total||259.0||24 day(s)|
|Jan-Jul 1997-2014 Average Total||342.6||34.1 day(s)|
Alice Springs, Northern Territory
There have been a few hiccups along the way but the school garden at St Francis' Primary School in Hughenden continues to grow despite the on-going drought.
Agriculture Minister Joyce defends White Paper's drought loans, R&D spend and lack of inland rail plan
Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce says he is sympathetic to the concerns of drought-affected farmers about concessional loans, but has made no commitment to change the controversial schemes any time soon.
Federal Government efforts to entice grain growers into insuring against disasters have failed to impress farmers.