Sydney Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|October 2015 Average||155 17.2||+3.6||155 28.8||+6.7|
|Oct 1859-2014 Average||13.6||22.1|
|Oct 1859-2014 Highest||25.6||4th 1970||38.2||13th 2004|
|Oct 1859-2014 Lowest||5.7||3rd 1918||12.1||2nd 1871|
|October 2015 Total||157 0.0||0 day(s)|
|Oct 1858-2014 Average Total||76.9||11.6 day(s)|
|Oct 1858-2014 Wettest Total||285.0||1987|
|Oct 1858-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||161.8||13th 1902|
|Oct 1858-2014 Driest Total||0.6||1988|
|Jan-Oct 2015 Total||1076.0||129 day(s)|
|Jan-Oct 1858-2014 Average Total||1051.1||120.9 day(s)|
Sydney, New South Wales/ACT
A western Queensland grazier who has overcome depression says he will not allow the current drought to drag him back into the dark days of negative thinking.
The hot, dry weather experienced in Victoria so far this month is effectively a mini-summer, Victoria's fire services say.
Hunter cattle prices are expected to get higher, despite a predicted rise in numbers on the market in the coming weeks.