Marla Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|March 2017 Average||-||-|
|Mar 1986-2014 Average||17.9||32.7|
|Mar 1986-2014 Highest||29.4||10th 1989||44.5||2nd 2007|
|Mar 1986-2014 Lowest||8.2||25th 2001||17.0||24th 1989|
|March 2017 Total||-||0 day(s)|
|Mar 1986-2014 Average Total||23.2||2.4 day(s)|
|Mar 1986-2014 Wettest Total||298.0||1989|
|Mar 1986-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||86.8||13th 1989|
|Mar 1986-2014 Driest Total||0.0||1992|
|Jan-Mar 2017 Total||-||0 day(s)|
|Jan-Mar 1986-2014 Average Total||68.7||8.0 day(s)|
NW Pastoral, South Australia
Tropical Cyclone Debbie is just hours from reaching the north Queensland coast.
More than 25,000 people need to move from low-lying areas in Mackay by midnight, with fears incoming Tropical Cyclone Debbie could cause inundation of up to 2.5 metres above the high tide level.
Tropical cyclones have long posed a serious threat to Queensland coastal communities, but after almost every disaster there have been lessons learnt to help people better prepare.