Birdsville Ap Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|Fri 03/02/2017||30.5||+5.8||13 46.2||+8.1||0.2|
|Sun 12/02/2017||30.7||+6.0||13 47.1||+9.0||0.0|
|February 2017 Average||13 26.7||+2.0||13 42.0||+3.9|
|Feb 2001-2014 Average||24.7||38.1|
|Feb 2001-2014 Highest||33.1||1st 2006||45.8||4th 2006|
|Feb 2001-2014 Lowest||15.0||7th 2012||21.4||28th 2010|
|February 2017 Total||0.2||1 day(s)|
|Feb 2001-2014 Average Total||32.1||3.8 day(s)|
|Feb 2001-2014 Wettest Total||146.9||2010|
|Feb 2001-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||59.2||13th 2010|
|Feb 2001-2014 Driest Total||0.0||2005|
|Jan-Feb 2017 Total||45.4||4 day(s)|
|Jan-Feb 2001-2014 Average Total||52.0||6.9 day(s)|
Channel Country, Queensland
Tropical Cyclone Alfred has weakened to a tropical low as it begins to make landfall on the Gulf of Carpentaria's southern coast.
Some homes in the community of Borroloola on the Gulf of Carpentaria were evacuated with 74 residents sheltering elsewhere, as they waited for Cyclone Alfred to make landfall about sunrise on Tuesday.
WA's Kimberley is in the midst of one of its biggest wet seasons on record, causing headaches for emergency services, remote communities and cattle stations cut off by flooding, but it has not been all bad news for the region.