Mt Isa Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|December 2016 Total||48 0.8||2 day(s)|
|December 1966-2014 Average Total||73.9||7.6 day(s)|
|December 1966-2014 Wettest Total||275.2||2000|
|December 1966-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||109.4||16th 1984|
|December 1966-2014 Driest Total||4.6||1981|
|Jan-Dec 2016 Total||549.4||57 day(s)|
|Jan-Dec 1966-2014 Average Total||461.9||49.6 day(s)|
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.
Thunderstorms are on the move through New South Wales and southern Queensland once again today, while southern states shiver.
The most widespread heat in five years could grip parts of southern and eastern Australia next week.