Christmas Island Ap Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|February 2016 Average||23.4||+0.7||28.2||+0.3|
|Feb 1973-2014 Average||22.7||27.9|
|Feb 1973-2014 Highest||25.7||28th 1988||31.5||13th 1983|
|Feb 1973-2014 Lowest||18.4||3rd 1989||24.2||20th 2002|
|February 2016 Total||101.2||6 day(s)|
|Feb 1973-2014 Average Total||349.9||19.8 day(s)|
|Feb 1973-2014 Wettest Total||811.1||1975|
|Feb 1973-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||186.2||12th 2001|
|Feb 1973-2014 Driest Total||59.6||1993|
|Jan-Feb 2016 Total||350.4||26 day(s)|
|Jan-Feb 1973-2014 Average Total||648.1||38.6 day(s)|
Pilbara, Western Australia
Perth is heading for a scorching 40 degrees Celsius on day one of a heatwave that is expected to last for at least five days.
A man's body has been found in floodwaters near Monto in Queensland's north Burnett this morning.
Fire danger is set to rise as Perth and many western parts of Western Australia are experiencing what could be a record breaking summer heat wave.