Padthaway Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|October 2015 Average||7.5||-0.2||14 28.1||+7.5|
|Oct 2000-2014 Average||7.7||20.6|
|Oct 2000-2014 Highest||22.1||12th 2006||37.1||12th 2004|
|Oct 2000-2014 Lowest||-0.5||9th 2006||11.8||10th 2012|
|October 2015 Total||14 0.0||0 day(s)|
|Oct 2000-2014 Average Total||36.8||11.3 day(s)|
|Oct 2000-2014 Wettest Total||76.3||2005|
|Oct 2000-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||26.4||23rd 2013|
|Oct 2000-2014 Driest Total||2.1||2006|
|Jan-Oct 2015 Total||253.8||118 day(s)|
|Jan-Oct 2000-2014 Average Total||417.4||114.7 day(s)|
Upper South East, South Australia
A well known Queensland stud cattle breeder says years of drought and the changing climate is why his family sold its Queensland property and relocated half their herd to King Island.
Farmers across of Australia have been forced to cut areas of their cereal crops for wheaten hay, despite the product's lack of appeal on international markets.
Parts of coastal QLD received their heaviest October rain in five years.