Emerald Ap Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|December 2015 Average||20.0||-1.3||-|
|Dec 1992-2014 Average||21.3||34.2|
|Dec 1992-2014 Highest||28.2||14th 2005||43.0||25th 2001|
|Dec 1992-2014 Lowest||12.3||27th 2006||19.0||27th 2006|
|December 2015 Total||48.2||1 day(s)|
|Dec 1992-2014 Average Total||90.6||8.0 day(s)|
|Dec 1992-2014 Wettest Total||263.8||2010|
|Dec 1992-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||119.8||3rd 2010|
|Dec 1992-2014 Driest Total||10.2||1994|
|Jan-Dec 2015 Total||322.6||56 day(s)|
|Jan-Dec 1992-2014 Average Total||566.2||63.5 day(s)|
Central Highlands, Queensland
A central Queensland priest said he has been left devastated after wild storms blew a 110-year-old church off its stumps in the small town of Duaringa on Sunday night.
The weather bureau says spring in Tasmania was the driest on record.
Rural confidence has slumped to a 12 month low as farmers brace for a hot dry summer, according to Rabobank's latest survey.