Sydney Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|September 2014 Average||12.4||+1.3||20.8||+0.8|
|Sep 1859-2013 Average||11.1||20.0|
|Sep 1859-2013 Highest||22.0||24th 2003||34.6||26th 1965|
|Sep 1859-2013 Lowest||4.9||2nd 1945||9.5||8th 1869|
|September 2014 Total||156 0.2||1 day(s)|
|Sep 1858-2013 Average Total||68.4||10.5 day(s)|
|Sep 1858-2013 Wettest Total||355.8||1879|
|Sep 1858-2013 Wettest 24hr Total||144.5||10th 1879|
|Sep 1858-2013 Driest Total||2.1||1882|
|Jan-Sep 2014 Total||626.4||103 day(s)|
|Jan-Sep 1858-2013 Average Total||976.1||109.3 day(s)|
Sydney, New South Wales/ACT
The Southwest Land Division is starting spring as winter ended, wet, helping grain crops recover after a drier-than-normal winter The Southwest Land Division dried out during August then picked up reasonable rain at the end of the month and is about to get spring off to a wet start, giving grain farmers some hope.
Broadacre crop growers in the Mallee region of South Australia and Victoria could be able to minimise losses from severe frost if they get more decent rain.
The latest bushfire outlook has warned of a heightened risk of fires across South Australia this summer.