Palmerville Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|February 2016 Average||62 25.6||+2.6||33.5||+0.9|
|Feb 1896-2014 Average||23.0||32.6|
|Feb 1896-2014 Highest||28.0||1st 1995||41.0||12th 1990|
|Feb 1896-2014 Lowest||17.4||10th 1900||24.9||5th 2014|
|February 2016 Total||23.8||4 day(s)|
|Feb 1890-2014 Average Total||264.7||17.5 day(s)|
|Feb 1890-2014 Wettest Total||648.8||1913|
|Feb 1890-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||208.0||13th 1918|
|Feb 1890-2014 Driest Total||10.0||1990|
|Jan-Feb 2016 Total||174.2||19 day(s)|
|Jan-Feb 1890-2014 Average Total||532.0||35.1 day(s)|
Perth has hit a scorching 40 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.
Around 20 cars became partially submerged after falling through a temporary car park established on Wisconsin's frozen Lake Geneva on Saturday local time.