Longreach Ap Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|December 2016 Total||59 0.0||0 day(s)|
|December 1949-2014 Average Total||56.2||6.3 day(s)|
|December 1949-2014 Wettest Total||195.8||2000|
|December 1949-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||91.4||27th 1964|
|December 1949-2014 Driest Total||3.8||1953|
|Jan-Dec 2016 Total||593.6||60 day(s)|
|Jan-Dec 1949-2014 Average Total||441.1||47.7 day(s)|
Central West, Queensland
Two homes in south-east Queensland were destroyed by fire during yesterday's super cell storms, which also overturned caravans and saw a teenager struck by lightning.
Saturday's storms produced large hail, intense rainfall and destructive winds to several locations across southeast Queensland as two large storms rolled over in quick succession.
Parts of far northwestern New South Wales have been scorching in temperatures in the mid forties, as much as 10 degrees above average.