Mitchell Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|October 2015 Average||45 9.8||-2.6||33.1||+3.3|
|Oct 1968-2014 Average||12.4||29.8|
|Oct 1968-2014 Highest||23.9||20th 1989||40.8||19th 2002|
|Oct 1968-2014 Lowest||-1.4||1st 1984||15.2||11th 1982|
|October 2015 Total||0.0||0 day(s)|
|Oct 1887-2014 Average Total||42.1||5.1 day(s)|
|Oct 1887-2014 Wettest Total||236.0||1949|
|Oct 1887-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||68.1||15th 1949|
|Oct 1887-2014 Driest Total||0.0||1888|
|Jan-Oct 2015 Total||389.2||52 day(s)|
|Jan-Oct 1885-2014 Average Total||432.4||46.2 day(s)|
Parts of coastal QLD received their heaviest October rain in five years.
Residents of Sunset Strip southeast of Broken Hill are gearing up to host the town's first open day this weekend, aimed at pitching the lakeside settlement to prospective home buyers.
Tasmanian farmers describe the seasonal outlook as serious after a series of significant below average seasons
Three seasons of significantly below average rainfall across much of Tasmania has created a serious situation for farmers, according to the Tasmanian Farmers and Graziers Association (TFGA).