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Oakey Ap Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|October 2015 Average||9.8||-1.5||29.3||+2.6|
|Oct 1973-2014 Average||11.3||26.7|
|Oct 1973-2014 Highest||20.7||29th 2007||39.1||27th 2014|
|Oct 1973-2014 Lowest||-2.2||1st 1984||16.5||12th 2012|
|October 2015 Total||44 0.0||0 day(s)|
|Oct 1970-2014 Average Total||52.3||6.5 day(s)|
|Oct 1970-2014 Wettest Total||164.8||2001|
|Oct 1970-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||73.0||17th 1987|
|Oct 1970-2014 Driest Total||2.2||2006|
|Jan-Oct 2015 Total||324.2||42 day(s)|
|Jan-Oct 1970-2014 Average Total||440.1||58.5 day(s)|
Darling Downs, Queensland
A broad, slow moving trough is currently traversing southeastern parts of the nation and will continue to move east in the coming days.
A well known Queensland stud cattle breeder says years of drought and the changing climate is why his family sold its Queensland property and relocated half their herd to King Island.
Farmers across of Australia have been forced to cut areas of their cereal crops for wheaten hay, despite the product's lack of appeal on international markets.