Merriwa Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|December 2016 Total||44 0.0||0 day(s)|
|December 1970-2014 Average Total||70.6||7.3 day(s)|
|December 1970-2014 Wettest Total||219.2||2010|
|December 1970-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||92.4||4th 2010|
|December 1970-2014 Driest Total||2.5||1974|
|Jan-Dec 2016 Total||663.4||96 day(s)|
|Jan-Dec 1969-2014 Average Total||586.9||76.3 day(s)|
Hunter, New South Wales/ACT
A teenager has been struck by lightning during dangerous thunderstorms in Queensland's south-east that caused structural damage and left thousands without power.
Following a run of cooler than average temperatures during the first half of next week, southwestern parts of Western Australia will see a return of hot conditions.
A burst of hazy heat enveloped Sydney on Friday, with temperatures just not letting up well into the evening.