Town of 1770 Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|February 2016 Total||117.2||4 day(s)|
|February 1987-2014 Average Total||184.7||14.0 day(s)|
|February 1987-2014 Wettest Total||559.2||1992|
|February 1987-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||165.4||5th 2003|
|February 1987-2014 Driest Total||35.0||2001|
|Jan-Feb 2016 Total||247.0||20 day(s)|
|Jan-Feb 1987-2014 Average Total||346.0||26.5 day(s)|
Wide Bay & Burnett, Queensland
New research has confirmed that Australian grain growers are planting winter crops a month earlier than they were 30 years ago.
The first week of February has delivered some much needed rain to parts of drought-affected western Queensland, with some properties recording their best falls in six years.
Quilpie Shire Council has cancelled its controversial plan to cull kangaroos around the outback Queensland town after the animals left of their own accord.