Weipa Ap Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|December 2016 Total||22 0.2||1 day(s)|
|December 1992-2014 Average Total||273.8||17.7 day(s)|
|December 1992-2014 Wettest Total||876.0||1992|
|December 1992-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||136.0||29th 1992|
|December 1992-2014 Driest Total||59.2||2013|
|Jan-Dec 2016 Total||926.2||106 day(s)|
|Jan-Dec 1992-2014 Average Total||2002.6||123.5 day(s)|
Perth is enduring a sweaty end to the week, although a cool change is on the way.
While most Queenslanders sheltered inside during the past week of severe storms, a breed of professional photographers known as storm chasers were outside, braving the danger to get the best possible shot.
The drought in outback Queensland has forced a family to sell the sheep property they have called home for almost 100 years.