Christmas Island Ap Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|August 2015 Total||4.4||1 day(s)|
|August 1973-2014 Average Total||41.7||9.8 day(s)|
|August 1973-2014 Wettest Total||163.8||1978|
|August 1973-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||57.1||14th 1993|
|August 1973-2014 Driest Total||1.3||1982|
|Jan-Aug 2015 Total||1496.8||121 day(s)|
|Jan-Aug 1973-2014 Average Total||1655.9||129.8 day(s)|
Pilbara, Western Australia
Grantham flood inquiry: Three people missing after 2011 deluge in Queensland never found, commission hears
Three people who went missing during the deadly 2011 Grantham flood have never been found, an inquiry in Queensland has heard.
Emergency workers have launched another rescue operation for people stranded in heavy snow, this time for 10 people snowed in at Lake Dobson in Mount Field National Park, about 75 kilometres north-west of Hobart.
Drought concessional loan scheme to be re-opened within days, says Federal Government drought coordinator
A new "drought coordinator" working on the border of Victoria and South Australia, says the next round of drought concessional loans will be opened within days and funding boosts will be announced for a list of service providers.