Gympie Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|February 2016 Average||43 22.0||+2.1||30.6||+0.3|
|Feb 1965-2014 Average||19.9||30.3|
|Feb 1965-2014 Highest||25.6||9th 2005||40.5||10th 1969|
|Feb 1965-2014 Lowest||12.3||12th 1996||22.3||22nd 1971|
|February 2016 Total||47.0||8 day(s)|
|Feb 1888-2014 Average Total||162.0||12.9 day(s)|
|Feb 1888-2014 Wettest Total||933.9||1893|
|Feb 1888-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||336.0||22nd 1992|
|Feb 1888-2014 Driest Total||5.6||1983|
|Jan-Feb 2016 Total||175.2||16 day(s)|
|Jan-Feb 1887-2014 Average Total||319.0||25.0 day(s)|
Wide Bay & Burnett, Queensland
Perth has recorded above 40 degree Celsius temperatures for three days in a row, melting a February record which has stood for more than 50 years.
The plan to turn a historic outback Queensland hospital building into a medical museum is a step closer to reality with the project given more than $140,000 in drought funding.
Records tumbled at the Roma saleyards, where strong demand saw a record price of $1,880 paid for a cow and calf unit.