Mackay Ap Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|July 2015 Total||6.2||2 day(s)|
|July 1950-2014 Average Total||34.3||8.2 day(s)|
|July 1950-2014 Wettest Total||266.1||1950|
|July 1950-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||61.0||24th 2008|
|July 1950-2014 Driest Total||0.0||2007|
|Jan-Jul 2015 Total||633.0||82 day(s)|
|Jan-Jul 1950-2014 Average Total||1311.1||96.1 day(s)|
Central Coast, Queensland
Agriculture Minister Joyce defends White Paper's drought loans, R&D spend and lack of inland rail plan
Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce says he is sympathetic to the concerns of drought-affected farmers about concessional loans, but has made no commitment to change the controversial schemes any time soon.
Canberra has chilled below freezing every morning this month, and a few days have been quite cold as well.
Over the last week, much of the southeast has been treated to cold, cloud-free nights with light winds.