Cape Byron Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|February 2016 Total||32.6||6 day(s)|
|February 2003-2014 Average Total||170.6||14.9 day(s)|
|February 2003-2014 Wettest Total||309.0||2010|
|February 2003-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||170.8||7th 2010|
|February 2003-2014 Driest Total||25.8||2014|
|Jan-Feb 2016 Total||159.6||20 day(s)|
|Jan-Feb 2003-2014 Average Total||336.2||30.2 day(s)|
Northern Rivers, New South Wales/ACT
Records tumbled at the Roma saleyards, where strong demand saw a record price of $1,880 paid for a cow and calf unit.
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.