Merriwa Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|October 2015 Average||7.7||-0.3||31.1||+5.8|
|Oct 2007-2014 Average||8.0||25.3|
|Oct 2007-2014 Highest||18.1||22nd 2013||37.4||26th 2014|
|Oct 2007-2014 Lowest||0.1||1st 2012||11.1||1st 2011|
|October 2015 Total||44 0.4||2 day(s)|
|Oct 1970-2014 Average Total||49.9||6.4 day(s)|
|Oct 1970-2014 Wettest Total||155.0||1973|
|Oct 1970-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||63.4||8th 1985|
|Oct 1970-2014 Driest Total||1.8||2006|
|Jan-Oct 2015 Total||468.0||91 day(s)|
|Jan-Oct 1969-2014 Average Total||457.4||61.5 day(s)|
Hunter, New South Wales/ACT
The dry season through Tasmania's midlands, east coast and south-east is becoming a serious situation according to Coal Valley farmer, Justin Nichols.
The weather bureau says the month of September was the third driest on record in Australia.