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
A stubborn high pressure system currently squatting over the Great Australian Bight is the main culprit for rising temperatures across country SA.
The weather bureau is warning residents in north Queensland to prepare for heavy downpours, flash flooding and thunderstorms.
Perth is heading for a scorching 40 degrees Celsius on day one of a heatwave that is expected to last for at least five days.