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Taroom Daily Summaries

February 2016
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Mon 01/02/2016 23.5 +3.1 39.0 +6.0 2.2  
Tue 02/02/2016 25.4 +5.0 36.5 +3.5 0.0  
Wed 03/02/2016 23.9 +3.5 33.2 +0.2 8.4  
Thu 04/02/2016 23.2 +2.8 35.9 +2.9 18.0  
Fri 05/02/2016 21.8 +1.4 24.4 -8.6 7.8  
Sat 06/02/2016 21.3 +0.9 26.4 -6.6 9.0  
Sun 07/02/2016 20.9 +0.5 28.5 -4.5 15.4  
Mon 08/02/2016 20.9 +0.5 31.7 -1.3 1.0  
Tue 09/02/2016 19.6 -0.8 31.9 -1.1 0.0  
Wed 10/02/2016 18.0 -2.4 32.0 -1.0 0.0  
Thu 11/02/2016 19.2 -1.2 32.6 -0.4 0.0  
Fri 12/02/2016 19.1 -1.3 33 +0 0.0  
Sat 13/02/2016 18 -2 - - 0.0  
 
February 2016 Average 21.1 +0.7 32.1 -0.9    
Feb 1957-2014 Average 20.4   33.0      
Feb 1957-2014 Highest 28.9 21st 1959 43.3 10th 1969    
Feb 1957-2014 Lowest 11.1 16th 1962 19.4 17th 1961    
 
February 2016 Total         61.8 7 day(s)
Feb 1888-2014 Average Total         87.3 6.7 day(s)
Feb 1888-2014 Wettest Total         421.1 1954
Feb 1888-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         144.2 7th 1995
Feb 1888-2014 Driest Total         2.6 1901
 
Jan-Feb 2016 Total         128.0 18 day(s)
Jan-Feb 1887-2014 Average Total         185.3 14.1 day(s)
 
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Station Details

TAROOM POST OFFICE
Central Highlands, Queensland
25.6408°S 149.7958°E 199m AMSL
Commenced 1870
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Weather News

Rain welcome but many in western Queensland 'still doing it tough'

21:28 EDT

Rain in parts of western Queensland in the past week has raised hope that the drought may finally be over, but the long, dry years have already devastated pastures and wiped out incomes for many farming families.

Solid central Australian rain a bonus as pastoral company progresses with drought-proofing strategy aimed at selling heavier cattle

17:06 EDT

A Central Australian pastoral company says recent solid rain across its five cattle stations is a welcome bonus as it continues with a drought-proofing strategy.

Tropical Cyclone Tatiana intensifies, may bring dangerous swell to Queensland coast: BoM

16:18 EDT

Queensland's first cyclone of the season poses no immediate threat to the coast but may whip up dangerous swells for south-east beaches early next week, the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says.