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Lockhart River Ap Rainfall Reports

July 2015
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Wed 01/07/2015 32.4 24
Thu 02/07/2015 1.8 24
Fri 03/07/2015 0.4 24
Sat 04/07/2015 0.6 24
Sun 05/07/2015 0.4 24
Mon 06/07/2015 0.4 24
July 2015 Total 36.0 6 day(s)
July 1957-2014 Average Total 43.4 13.7 day(s)
July 1957-2014 Wettest Total 136.5 1976
July 1957-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 53.7 14th 1976
July 1957-2014 Driest Total 0.0 1963
Jan-Jul 2015 Total 2001.2 120 day(s)
Jan-Jul 1957-2014 Average Total 1748.2 128.0 day(s)
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.

Station Details

Peninsula, Queensland
12.7850°S 143.3047°E 19m AMSL
Commenced 1956
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Drought worries grow in Victoria, South Australia with some areas having lowest rainfall on record

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Rainfall totals are the lowest on record over the past year for parts of western Victoria and south-eastern South Australia, weather forecasters are warning.

Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce 'takes on board' concern that farmers are struggling to access drought loans

15:53 EST

Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce has indicated he might be prepared to consider changes to improve the Federal Government's concessional loans scheme for drought-hit farmers.

Labor, Greens slam Agriculture White Paper for lack of strategic vision or climate change consideration

14:44 EST

Prime Minister Tony Abbott says his government "wants to back people who are prepared to back themselves", and that a newly released vision for Australian agriculture will do just that.