Samuel Hill Ap Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|October 2015 Total||5.2||1 day(s)|
|October 2001-2014 Average Total||52.6||7.8 day(s)|
|October 2001-2014 Wettest Total||111.8||2004|
|October 2001-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||57.0||21st 2004|
|October 2001-2014 Driest Total||1.8||2014|
|Jan-Oct 2015 Total||1213.6||142 day(s)|
|Jan-Oct 1997-2014 Average Total||1302.1||141.5 day(s)|
A well known Queensland stud cattle breeder says years of drought and the changing climate is why his family sold its Queensland property and relocated half their herd to King Island.
Farmers across of Australia have been forced to cut areas of their cereal crops for wheaten hay, despite the product's lack of appeal on international markets.
Parts of coastal QLD received their heaviest October rain in five years.