Pittsworth Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|February 2017 Total||29.0||2 day(s)|
|February 1888-2014 Average Total||71.9||6.7 day(s)|
|February 1888-2014 Wettest Total||359.7||1893|
|February 1888-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||115.0||8th 1991|
|February 1888-2014 Driest Total||0.8||1923|
|Jan-Feb 2017 Total||65.0||7 day(s)|
|Jan-Feb 1887-2014 Average Total||160.4||14.0 day(s)|
Darling Downs, Queensland
Queensland's Carpentaria is still flooding due to a stubborn Ex-Tropical Cyclone Alfred and will only slowly dry out as the system moves away.
Australia's energy operator has found power plant failures contributed to the unprecedented pressure on the New South Wales electricity grid during this month's heatwave.
Flying fox rescuers in Sydney are experiencing "the worst season ever" as a record number of bats get caught and injured in nets used to protect backyard fruit trees.