Forster Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|October 2015 Average||13.8||+0.0||15 25.7||+3.0|
|Oct 1999-2014 Average||13.8||22.7|
|Oct 1999-2014 Highest||19.7||24th 2005||37.0||20th 2012|
|Oct 1999-2014 Lowest||5.6||8th 2008||15.5||22nd 2008|
|October 2015 Total||114 0.6||1 day(s)|
|Oct 1896-2014 Average Total||71.9||7.8 day(s)|
|Oct 1896-2014 Wettest Total||393.0||2004|
|Oct 1896-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||149.9||15th 1929|
|Oct 1896-2014 Driest Total||2.0||1977|
|Jan-Oct 2015 Total||1005.2||110 day(s)|
|Jan-Oct 1896-2014 Average Total||984.3||80.2 day(s)|
Mid North Coast, New South Wales/ACT
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.
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.