Port Douglas Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|October 2015 Total||-||0 day(s)|
|October 1887-2014 Average Total||51.7||6.4 day(s)|
|October 1887-2014 Wettest Total||340.8||1996|
|October 1887-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||209.4||10th 1996|
|October 1887-2014 Driest Total||0.0||1902|
|Jan-Oct 2015 Total||1267.8||100 day(s)|
|Jan-Oct 1887-2014 Average Total||1694.1||98.1 day(s)|
Nth Cst & Tableland, Queensland
Towns in Queensland's south-east have been hit by storms, but Brisbane has escaped much of the rainfall and the weather is no longer regarded as severe.
The start of spring has been unusually dry across most of New South Wales.
The Queensland Rural Fire Service says fires on parts of the state's coast will burn hotter and faster this season due to the ongoing dry.