Mount McConnell Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|November 2015 Total||20.8||4 day(s)|
|Jan-Nov 2015 Total||325.8||30 day(s)|
Central Highlands, Queensland
Coping with drought forces some farmers to bail out while others plough money into irrigation technology
Forced out by drought El Nino as a hot dry phenomenon seems meaningless to Queensland farmers who have survived more than three years of drought.
A total fire ban is in place for most of Victoria, with forecast hot and windy conditions described as the perfect "formula" for triggering bushfires.