Ayr Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|February 2016 Average||52 25.7||+2.9||34.4||+3.0|
|Feb 1952-2014 Average||22.8||31.4|
|Feb 1952-2014 Highest||28.0||28th 1997||40.6||12th 1969|
|Feb 1952-2014 Lowest||16.7||18th 1965||17.5||18th 1965|
|February 2016 Total||22.0||5 day(s)|
|Feb 1952-2014 Average Total||237.5||12.6 day(s)|
|Feb 1952-2014 Wettest Total||880.0||2009|
|Feb 1952-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||210.1||21st 1960|
|Feb 1952-2014 Driest Total||0.8||1969|
|Jan-Feb 2016 Total||81.0||11 day(s)|
|Jan-Feb 1952-2014 Average Total||448.7||24.5 day(s)|
Lower Burdekin, Queensland
Farm Management Deposits changes will give farmers chance to help themselves, once they have cash to spare
The Federal Government has introduced legislation to overhaul the Farm Management Deposits scheme, which it says will help farmers to help themselves.
Perth has recorded its fourth consecutive day of temperatures above 40 degrees Celsius, equalling a record that has stood for more than 80 years, as a heatwave continues to grip the city.
The first ten days of February have set a new record for Hobart with each day breaking the 21 degree mark, although a series of fronts on the forecast will bring a cooler change.