Moreton Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|December 2016 Total||36.2||2 day(s)|
|December 1888-2014 Average Total||195.7||12.3 day(s)|
|December 1888-2014 Wettest Total||576.5||1920|
|December 1888-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||123.7||22nd 1920|
|December 1888-2014 Driest Total||7.4||2006|
|Jan-Dec 2016 Total||780.3||88 day(s)|
|Jan-Dec 1888-2014 Average Total||1405.2||107.0 day(s)|
Top End residents are unlikely to be relieved of the oppressive hot and humid build up conditions until Christmas, because the rain-bringing La Niña weather pattern is unlikely to eventuate in coming months, the Bureau of Meteorology has warned.
An international tourist has died and a woman has been injured after being hit by lightning while camping at Mt Warning, on the NSW north coast, police say.
The opening week of summer has been a hot and thundery mix in New South Wales and there is more to come.