Burdekin Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|January 2017 Total||63.4||4 day(s)|
|January 1887-2014 Average Total||256.2||10.0 day(s)|
|January 1887-2014 Wettest Total||951.3||1896|
|January 1887-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||266.7||26th 1896|
|January 1887-2014 Driest Total||0.0||1985|
|Jan-Jan 2017 Total||63.4||4 day(s)|
|Jan-Jan 1887-2014 Average Total||256.2||10.0 day(s)|
Lower Burdekin, Queensland
Radio transmitters have been inserted into the stomachs of 24 feedlot cattle to monitor their body temperatures, as part of a three-month trial investigating the impact of heatwaves.
People in Darwin and other parts of the Top End may be about to get relief from recent hot weather, with the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) predicting a monsoon trough will start to effect the area within days.
Residents have described chaotic scenes in the streets of Mudgee as the town was battered by damaging winds today.