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Willis Island Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|October 2015 Average||22.7||-0.9||27.5||-1.2|
|Oct 1922-2014 Average||23.6||28.7|
|Oct 1922-2014 Highest||26.7||23rd 1985||32.4||24th 1985|
|Oct 1922-2014 Lowest||18.9||8th 1940||24.2||1st 1961|
|October 2015 Total||7.2||5 day(s)|
|Oct 1922-2014 Average Total||19.9||5.1 day(s)|
|Oct 1922-2014 Wettest Total||165.8||1949|
|Oct 1922-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||121.9||26th 1949|
|Oct 1922-2014 Driest Total||0.0||1922|
|Jan-Oct 2015 Total||720.2||124 day(s)|
|Jan-Oct 1922-2014 Average Total||962.1||112.5 day(s)|
Central Coast, Queensland
A well known Queensland stud cattle breeder says years of drought and the changing climate is why his family sold its Queensland property and relocated half their herd to King Island.
Farmers across of Australia have been forced to cut areas of their cereal crops for wheaten hay, despite the product's lack of appeal on international markets.
Parts of coastal QLD received their heaviest October rain in five years.