Alva Beach Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|February 2016 Total||17.0||4 day(s)|
|February 1998-2014 Average Total||288.0||14.5 day(s)|
|February 1998-2014 Wettest Total||1073.0||2009|
|February 1998-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||194.6||23rd 2009|
|February 1998-2014 Driest Total||15.4||2004|
|Jan-Feb 2016 Total||40.8||9 day(s)|
|Jan-Feb 1998-2014 Average Total||537.8||28.7 day(s)|
Lower Burdekin, Queensland
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.
Farmers in western New South Wales say they feel let down by the government, after changes to the Bureau of Meteorology regional offices.