Weipa Ap Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|July 2015 Total||1.0||1 day(s)|
|July 1993-2014 Average Total||1.5||1.4 day(s)|
|July 1993-2014 Wettest Total||9.2||2012|
|July 1993-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||5.8||21st 2012|
|July 1993-2014 Driest Total||0.0||1995|
|Jan-Jul 2015 Total||1575.6||81 day(s)|
|Jan-Jul 1993-2014 Average Total||1588.8||92.2 day(s)|
Agriculture white paper: Drought relief, dams key focus of Coalition's blueprint for rural Australia
More money for dams, extra drought relief and measures to boost the returns to farmers from sales at home and abroad are part of the Federal Government's long-awaited blueprint for agriculture.
Following a strong cold front which swept over southeastern parts of the nation yesterday, cool air settled under clear skies over parts of the sunshine state.
The Federal Government's White Paper on the Competitiveness of Australia's agriculture sector, to be released on the weekend, will drive long-term agricultural policies.