St Lawrence Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|February 2016 Total||135.4||9 day(s)|
|February 2005-2014 Average Total||240.0||15.1 day(s)|
|February 2005-2014 Wettest Total||549.6||2010|
|February 2005-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||209.6||12th 2008|
|February 2005-2014 Driest Total||11.0||2006|
|Jan-Feb 2016 Total||323.4||18 day(s)|
|Jan-Feb 2005-2014 Average Total||440.3||28.2 day(s)|
Perth has recorded above 40 degree Celsius temperatures for three days in a row, melting a February record which has stood for more than 50 years.
The plan to turn a historic outback Queensland hospital building into a medical museum is a step closer to reality with the project given more than $140,000 in drought funding.
Records tumbled at the Roma saleyards, where strong demand saw a record price of $1,880 paid for a cow and calf unit.