Keith Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|February 2016 Average||14.0||+0.6||29.4||-0.7|
|Feb 1962-2014 Average||13.4||30.1|
|Feb 1962-2014 Highest||28.9||12th 1977||46.5||2nd 2014|
|Feb 1962-2014 Lowest||4.3||17th 1964||16.2||3rd 2005|
|February 2016 Total||23.6||2 day(s)|
|Feb 1907-2014 Average Total||19.8||3.9 day(s)|
|Feb 1907-2014 Wettest Total||82.0||2011|
|Feb 1907-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||53.3||6th 1973|
|Feb 1907-2014 Driest Total||0.0||1915|
|Jan-Feb 2016 Total||88.4||7 day(s)|
|Jan-Feb 1907-2014 Average Total||38.4||8.0 day(s)|
Upper South East, South Australia
There are calls for the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) to shut its capital city forecasting offices and move its resources to the country.
Perth hit a scorching 40.4 degrees Celsius on day one of a heatwave that is expected to last for at least five days.
After a wet start to the year, southeastern Australia is drying out, beginning its driest spell in about two months.