Murray Bridge Ap Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|October 2015 Average||8.7||+1.5||29.7||+6.4|
|Oct 2006-2011 Average||7.2||23.3|
|Oct 2006-2011 Highest||18.5||26th 2008||39.2||12th 2006|
|Oct 2006-2011 Lowest||-0.4||5th 2008||12.0||15th 2010|
|October 2015 Total||0.0||0 day(s)|
|Oct 2006-2011 Average Total||20.9||6.2 day(s)|
|Oct 2006-2011 Wettest Total||51.4||2010|
|Oct 2006-2011 Wettest 24hr Total||19.8||30th 2010|
|Oct 2006-2011 Driest Total||0.0||2006|
|Jan-Oct 2015 Total||257.2||99 day(s)|
|Jan-Oct 2006-2012 Average Total||254.0||92.6 day(s)|
Murraylands, South Australia
The dry season through Tasmania's midlands, east coast and south-east is becoming a serious situation according to Coal Valley farmer, Justin Nichols.
The weather bureau says the month of September was the third driest on record in Australia.
Children in remote areas of Papua New Guinea are dying as a result of food shortages caused by frost and worsening drought, villagers say.