Yeppoon Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|February 2016 Total||124.8||8 day(s)|
|February 1995-2014 Average Total||179.5||13.2 day(s)|
|February 1995-2014 Wettest Total||576.0||2008|
|February 1995-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||162.2||1st 2010|
|February 1995-2014 Driest Total||19.8||2005|
|Jan-Feb 2016 Total||157.2||16 day(s)|
|Jan-Feb 1995-2014 Average Total||334.4||27.0 day(s)|
Rivers down and cruises cancelled as Kakadu National Park swelters through one of its driest wet seasons on record
The World Heritage-listed Kakadu National Park is suffering one of its driest wet seasons on record.
As Perth sweats through a severe heatwave, pressure is mounting on the city's dwindling water supplies.
The Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) and the Australian Antarctic Division say they were given just one day's notice about a major CSIRO restructure that could impact joint projects.