Yeppoon Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|November 2015 Total||106.8||8 day(s)|
|November 1891-2014 Average Total||74.8||6.1 day(s)|
|November 1891-2014 Wettest Total||405.1||1917|
|November 1891-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||173.6||21st 2010|
|November 1891-2014 Driest Total||0.0||1898|
|Jan-Nov 2015 Total||1210.0||109 day(s)|
|Jan-Nov 1891-2014 Average Total||1156.8||75.8 day(s)|
Coping with drought forces some farmers to bail out while others plough money into irrigation technology
Forced out by drought El Nino as a hot dry phenomenon seems meaningless to Queensland farmers who have survived more than three years of drought.
A total fire ban is in place for most of Victoria, with forecast hot and windy conditions described as the perfect "formula" for triggering bushfires.
Farmers resort to carting water following an extremely dry winter in Western Australia's Great Southern
Water shortages in Western Australia's Great Southern are proving to be a major problem for many farmers in the region after an unusually dry winter.