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Mornington Island Daily Summaries

February 2016
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
February 2016 Average -   -      
Feb 1973-2013 Average 25.4   31.9      
Feb 1973-2013 Highest 31.5 3rd 2002 37.6 1st 2013    
Feb 1973-2013 Lowest 20.0 9th 1990 23.4 2nd 1993    
February 2016 Total         - 0 day(s)
Feb 1915-2013 Average Total         313.8 14.2 day(s)
Feb 1915-2013 Wettest Total         1296.2 1967
Feb 1915-2013 Wettest 24hr Total         287.8 10th 1967
Feb 1915-2013 Driest Total         5.0 1998
Jan-Feb 2016 Total         - 0 day(s)
Jan-Feb 1915-2013 Average Total         650.5 29.4 day(s)
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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

Gulf Country, Queensland
16.6640°S 139.1837°E 9m AMSL
Commenced 1914
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Weather News

Rain welcome but many in western Queensland 'still doing it tough'

21:28 EDT

Rain in parts of western Queensland in the past week has raised hope that the drought may finally be over, but the long, dry years have already devastated pastures and wiped out incomes for many farming families.

Solid central Australian rain a bonus as pastoral company progresses with drought-proofing strategy aimed at selling heavier cattle

17:06 EDT

A Central Australian pastoral company says recent solid rain across its five cattle stations is a welcome bonus as it continues with a drought-proofing strategy.

Tropical Cyclone Tatiana intensifies, may bring dangerous swell to Queensland coast: BoM

16:18 EDT

Queensland's first cyclone of the season poses no immediate threat to the coast but may whip up dangerous swells for south-east beaches early next week, the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says.