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Walkamin 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
Mon 01/02/2016 20.5 +0.0 32.2 +3.1 3.0  
Tue 02/02/2016 22.5 +2.0 33.3 +4.2 0.0  
Wed 03/02/2016 24.0 +3.5 31.0 +1.9 0.0  
Thu 04/02/2016 23.0 +2.5 33.0 +3.9 0.0  
Fri 05/02/2016 22.0 +1.5 - - 9.2  
Sat 06/02/2016 - - - - -  
Sun 07/02/2016 - - 34.1 +5.0 -  
Mon 08/02/2016 22.5 +2.0 32.0 +2.9 2.0  
Tue 09/02/2016 22.0 +1.5 30.1 +1.0 28.0  
Wed 10/02/2016 21.5 +1.0 28.0 -1.1 0.0  
Thu 11/02/2016 21.0 +0.5 30.5 +1.4 0.0  
Fri 12/02/2016 19.5 -1.0 - - 0.0  
 
February 2016 Average 45 21.8 +1.3 31.6 +2.5    
Feb 1969-2014 Average 20.5   29.1      
Feb 1969-2014 Highest 24.8 13th 1969 36.5 3rd 2013    
Feb 1969-2014 Lowest 14.5 5th 1990 22.2 18th 2001    
 
February 2016 Total         42.2 4 day(s)
Feb 1965-2014 Average Total         251.8 18.4 day(s)
Feb 1965-2014 Wettest Total         894.1 2000
Feb 1965-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         284.8 28th 2000
Feb 1965-2014 Driest Total         31.6 1990
 
Jan-Feb 2016 Total         108.0 12 day(s)
Jan-Feb 1965-2014 Average Total         473.7 35.0 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

WALKAMIN RESEARCH STATION
Nth Cst & Tableland, Queensland
17.1347°S 145.4281°E 594m AMSL
Commenced 1965
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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.