Lightning Ridge Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|October 2016 Average||17 6.1||-8.2||-|
|Oct 1997-2014 Average||14.3||29.3|
|Oct 1997-2014 Highest||25.5||31st 2008||41.5||26th 2014|
|Oct 1997-2014 Lowest||5.0||23rd 2008||16.0||16th 2010|
|October 2016 Total||18 0.0||0 day(s)|
|Oct 1997-2014 Average Total||40.4||5.2 day(s)|
|Oct 1997-2014 Wettest Total||145.0||2000|
|Oct 1997-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||58.2||25th 2000|
|Oct 1997-2014 Driest Total||0.2||2012|
|Jan-Oct 2016 Total||591.7||59 day(s)|
|Jan-Oct 1997-2014 Average Total||351.7||47.2 day(s)|
Upper Western, New South Wales/ACT
About 13,000 properties remain without power in Perth and Western Australia's south-west after damaging winds brought down trees and debris, with a severe weather warning still in place for a large part of the state.
The South Australian towns of Virginia and Port Wakefield are under threat from floodwaters as the Gawler and Wakefield rivers burst their banks, with warnings more rain is on the way.
An evacuation order has been issued for low-lying areas of Condobolin in the central west of New South Wales, as flood peaks in the Lachlan River move downstream.