Wellington Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|February 2016 Average||15.7||-1.4||30.1||-1.6|
|Feb 1965-2014 Average||17.1||31.7|
|Feb 1965-2014 Highest||27.8||5th 1973||44.5||15th 2004|
|Feb 1965-2014 Lowest||6.5||23rd 1993||17.5||25th 1986|
|February 2016 Total||3.4||1 day(s)|
|Feb 1882-2014 Average Total||49.2||4.8 day(s)|
|Feb 1882-2014 Wettest Total||299.5||1955|
|Feb 1882-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||178.8||24th 1955|
|Feb 1882-2014 Driest Total||0.0||1903|
|Jan-Feb 2016 Total||127.6||13 day(s)|
|Jan-Feb 1882-2014 Average Total||104.4||9.8 day(s)|
Central Tablelands, New South Wales/ACT
Perth has recorded above 40 degree Celsius temperatures for three days in a row, melting a February record which has stood for more than 50 years.
The plan to turn a historic outback Queensland hospital building into a medical museum is a step closer to reality with the project given more than $140,000 in drought funding.
Records tumbled at the Roma saleyards, where strong demand saw a record price of $1,880 paid for a cow and calf unit.