Encounter Bay Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|February 2016 Average||12 16.2||+1.6||22.2||-1.9|
|Feb 2002-2014 Average||14.6||24.1|
|Feb 2002-2014 Highest||22.8||15th 2004||44.0||2nd 2014|
|Feb 2002-2014 Lowest||7.0||13th 2002||17.2||3rd 2005|
|February 2016 Total||62.4||2 day(s)|
|Feb 2002-2014 Average Total||23.7||6.2 day(s)|
|Feb 2002-2014 Wettest Total||81.4||2011|
|Feb 2002-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||67.6||19th 2011|
|Feb 2002-2014 Driest Total||0.4||2009|
|Jan-Feb 2016 Total||83.8||7 day(s)|
|Jan-Feb 2002-2014 Average Total||43.3||12.0 day(s)|
Mount Lofty Ranges, South Australia
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.
The plan to turn a historic outback Queensland hospital building into a medical museum is a step closer to reality with the project given more than $140,000 in drought funding.
Records tumbled at the Roma saleyards, where strong demand saw a record price of $1,880 paid for a cow and calf unit.