Orange Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|February 2016 Average||12.9||-0.3||23.7||-2.0|
|Feb 1976-2014 Average||13.2||25.7|
|Feb 1976-2014 Highest||24.4||17th 1983||38.3||15th 2004|
|Feb 1976-2014 Lowest||2.8||17th 1998||12.0||9th 1996|
|February 2016 Total||0.1||1 day(s)|
|Feb 1966-2014 Average Total||77.9||7.6 day(s)|
|Feb 1966-2014 Wettest Total||285.0||1973|
|Feb 1966-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||86.0||12th 1997|
|Feb 1966-2014 Driest Total||0.0||1966|
|Jan-Feb 2016 Total||112.3||10 day(s)|
|Jan-Feb 1966-2014 Average Total||163.9||15.6 day(s)|
Central Tablelands, New South Wales/ACT
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Australia's western capital equalled its record of four consecutive days over 40 degrees yesterday, and some of that heat is returning.
The tiny community of Palmers Island in northern New South Wales has rallied around two residents left homeless after a super cell storm.