Maitland Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|February 2016 Total||11.2||2 day(s)|
|February 1879-2014 Average Total||23.0||3.6 day(s)|
|February 1879-2014 Wettest Total||197.3||1946|
|February 1879-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||183.1||18th 1946|
|February 1879-2014 Driest Total||0.0||1879|
|Jan-Feb 2016 Total||58.0||7 day(s)|
|Jan-Feb 1879-2014 Average Total||40.1||7.5 day(s)|
Yorke Peninsula, South Australia
Overall, this last week has been the driest spell since about mid-December in NSW.
Records tumbled at the Roma saleyards, where strong demand saw a record price of $1,880 paid for a cow and calf unit.
Perth has recorded above 40 degree Celsius temperatures for three days in a row, melting a February record which has stood for more than 50 years.