Williamson Raaf Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|February 2016 Average||24.7||+1.8||30.9||+0.0|
|Feb 2006-2012 Average||22.9||30.9|
|Feb 2006-2012 Highest||27.0||2nd 2011||35.5||4th 2006|
|Feb 2006-2012 Lowest||18.9||26th 2011||25.4||15th 2008|
|February 2016 Total||162.8||10 day(s)|
|Feb 2006-2012 Average Total||238.9||17.6 day(s)|
|Feb 2006-2012 Wettest Total||598.0||2010|
|Feb 2006-2012 Wettest 24hr Total||138.2||1st 2010|
|Feb 2006-2012 Driest Total||46.6||2006|
|Jan-Feb 2016 Total||208.4||17 day(s)|
|Jan-Feb 2006-2012 Average Total||369.8||30.3 day(s)|
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.