Meningie Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|February 2016 Average||15.1||+1.2||24.4||-2.0|
|Feb 1967-2014 Average||13.9||26.4|
|Feb 1967-2014 Highest||28.5||12th 1977||44.2||2nd 2014|
|Feb 1967-2014 Lowest||4.7||27th 1982||17.7||4th 2005|
|February 2016 Total||46.4||2 day(s)|
|Feb 1870-2014 Average Total||15.6||4.1 day(s)|
|Feb 1870-2014 Wettest Total||68.0||2011|
|Feb 1870-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||63.4||1st 1974|
|Feb 1870-2014 Driest Total||0.0||1870|
|Jan-Feb 2016 Total||86.4||8 day(s)|
|Jan-Feb 1865-2014 Average Total||32.2||8.3 day(s)|
Upper South East, 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.