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Middle Is Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|Mon 01/02/2016||12 26.6||+3.4||30.0||+1.8||0.0|
|Tue 02/02/2016||12 26.4||+3.2||30.9||+2.7||0.4|
|February 2016 Average||12 24.6||+1.4||28.7||+0.5|
|Feb 1999-2014 Average||23.2||28.2|
|Feb 1999-2014 Highest||25.7||2nd 2011||31.6||7th 2012|
|Feb 1999-2014 Lowest||18.3||8th 2007||23.5||8th 2007|
|February 2016 Total||256.8||8 day(s)|
|Feb 1999-2014 Average Total||270.7||16.8 day(s)|
|Feb 1999-2014 Wettest Total||574.4||2008|
|Feb 1999-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||183.8||25th 2009|
|Feb 1999-2014 Driest Total||8.8||2005|
|Jan-Feb 2016 Total||393.2||16 day(s)|
|Jan-Feb 1999-2014 Average Total||485.5||29.8 day(s)|
Rivers down and cruises cancelled as Kakadu National Park swelters through one of its driest wet seasons on record
The World Heritage-listed Kakadu National Park is suffering through one of its driest wet seasons on record.
A powerful band of severe thunderstorms swept through Townsville on Monday evening, with rain rates in excess of 100mm per hour.
After a brief monsoonal burst of rain at the beginning of January for central parts of the Northern Territory, the Top End continues to miss out on the heavy falls.