Coles Pt Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|October 2015 Average||9.2||-1.0||21 27.8||+6.7|
|Oct 1991-2014 Average||10.2||21.1|
|Oct 1991-2014 Highest||19.3||8th 1999||36.1||25th 1997|
|Oct 1991-2014 Lowest||1.5||12th 2012||12.9||2nd 1991|
|October 2015 Total||19 0.0||0 day(s)|
|Oct 1994-2014 Average Total||26.5||9.1 day(s)|
|Oct 1994-2014 Wettest Total||60.2||2005|
|Oct 1994-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||36.0||1st 2003|
|Oct 1994-2014 Driest Total||0.6||2014|
|Jan-Oct 2015 Total||210.8||96 day(s)|
|Jan-Oct 1994-2014 Average Total||374.6||105.2 day(s)|
Lower Eyre Peninsula, South Australia
The heat currently affecting southeastern Australia is rare, not just for this time of year but even for summer, covering an unusually large area.
As South Australia continues to heat up in unseasonably hot weather, the Country Fire Service (CFS) has issued an extreme fire danger rating for the Mount Lofty Ranges and the state's lower south-east.
A Western Queensland grazier who has overcome depression says he will not allow the current drought to drag him back into the dark days of negative thinking.